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Asus N50Vc


This is a template for a future guide to running Linux with the Asus N50Vc laptop. If you have the Asus N50Vc and are running Linux on it please consider editing this page or adding a comment below with your compatibility details. By contributing you will help other people running this laptop or trying to make a decision on whether to buy it or not.

This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure. For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at our guides section for distribution specific instructions.

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For full specifications see the Asus N50Vc specifications page.

NameAsus N50Vc
ProcessorIntel Core 2 Duo
Screen15.4“ WXGA or WXGA+ or WSXGA+ Widescreen
HDD160GB to 500GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW or Blu-ray
GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce® 9300M GS
NetworkEthernet, Intel 5100 or 5150 802.11abgn, Bluetooth (Optional)

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erwin, 2014/12/16 01:49

Thank you so much for the insights

koolw, 2010/02/28 20:13

the webcam is upside down on GNU/Linux!!!

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