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Asus N51Vf


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For full specifications see the Asus N51Vf specifications page.

NameAsus N51Vf
ProcessorIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor T9550/T9400/P8700/P7450/T6600/T5900/T4200
Screen15.6“ 1366×768 Widescreen
RAMUp to 4GB
HDD250GB to 500GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce® GT 130M
Network10/100/1000 Ethernet
Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 5100 ABGN
Intel® WiMAX/WiFi Link 5150

Linux Compatibility

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Optical DriveNot Tested
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EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
ModemNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
ExpressCard SlotNot Tested
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested


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erwin, 2014/12/16 01:50

Thank you so much for the insights

Victor, 2009/06/22 04:58

I am install on N51VF Mandriva 2009, fedora core 11

Mandriva - some times problem = eth, wifi, Screen (1360 ore 1368, but no 1366)

1. video (haven't drivers for mobiles version video card)
2. Fingerprint Reader - don't work
3. Camera don't work properly (The image is developed on 180 degrees)

FC10 - cant find video card

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