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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus U44SG laptop. If you have the Asus U44SG 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.
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For full specifications see the Asus U44SG specifications page.
|Processor||Intel Core i7 2640M/2620M Processor
Intel Core i5 2450M/2430M/2410M Processor
Intel Core i3 2350M/2330M/2310M Processor
|Screen||14“ 1366×768 Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||Up to 750GB|
|Graphics||Integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000
NVIDIA GeForce 610M
802.11 a/b/g/n or 802.11 b/g/n
|HDMI Out||Not Tested|
|Bulti-in Microphone||Not Tested|
|Microphone Jack||Not Tested|
|Fingerprint Reader||Doesn't work|
Tested under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on May 2012.
Tested under Gentoo Linux With linux kernel 3.5.7 on Nov 5 2012
Pretty much everything works out of the box, except the Fingerprint reader.