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ASUS R556LB

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Specifications

For full specifications see the ASUS R501VM specifications page.

NameASUS R556LB
ProcessorIntel i5-5200U
Screen15.6“ 1366×768
RAM8GB RAM
HDD120GB SSD
Optical Drive ?
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GT 940M
NetworkGigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
Wireless-N b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorYes
ScreenYes
HDDYes
Graphics ChipYesBumblebee / manually via Nvidia X Server
DVI OutYes
HDMI OutPartiallySlo-mo and crashes on video playback
Optical DriveYes
SoundYes
MicrophoneYes
Headphone PortYes
Microphone-In PortNot tested
Line-In PortNot Tested
SPDIFInNot Tested
EthernetYes
WirelessYes
BluetoothNot Tested
WWANNot Tested
UWBNot Tested
ModemNot Tested
USBYes
Card ReaderYes
WebcamYes
KeyboardYes
TouchPadYes
Suspend/ResumePartiallyOccasional hangs on wake up

Notes

Tested on Linux Mint Mate 18.1 kernel 4.10
You need kernel 4.10 for working Fn shortcuts.

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asus_r556lb.txt · Last modified: 2017/06/03 08:43 by 95.160.154.36
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