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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus NX90Jq laptop.
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For full specifications see the Asus NX90Jq specifications page.
|Processor||Intel® Core™ i7 Processor 820QM/720QM : 1.73 GHz - 1.6 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.06/2.8 GHz;|
|Screen||18.4“ 1920×1080 Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 12GB|
|HDD||320GB to 640GB|
|Graphics||NVIDIA® GeForce® GT335M|
Integrated 802.11 b/g/n or 802.11b/g
|Processor||Works MOSTLY||TurboBoost technology doesn't seem to work.|
|Optical Drive||Works||(BluRay not tested)|
|Graphics||BROKEN||FOSS drivers are barely usable. Installing nVidia drivers through Debian repository results in broken X system. Installing nVidia drivers through sgfxi sometimes works.|
|Sound||BROKEN||No audio through headphones, ever. Only main speakers work.|
|Modem||N/A||Has no modem|
|Webcam||BROKEN||Video is upside down under Linux; v4l kluges don't fix it.|
|Dual track pads||Work partially||Main functions work; more exotic ones don't.|
Intermittent lockups experienced under Debian, Linux Mint Debian Edition, Ubuntu.
Linux is not ready for this computer.