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This is a template for a future compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus VivoBook S300CA laptop. If you have the Asus VivoBook S300CA 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 VivoBook S300CA specifications page.
|Name||Asus VivoBook S300CA|
|Processor||Intel Core i7 3517U Processor
Intel Core i5 3317U Processor
Intel Core i3 3217U /2365U Processor
Intel ULV Pentium 987 Processor
Intel ULV Celeron 847 Processor
|Screen||13.3” 1366×768 Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 4GB|
|HDD||Up to 500GB|
|Graphics||Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000
Integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000
Integrated Intel HD Graphics
|Microphone Jack||Not Tested|
|Wireless||works||with kernel updated (at least 3.8.0-29)|
|Bluetooth||works||with ubuntu 13.10|
|USB||2.0 works||3.0 works with 2.0 devices, may not work with 3.0 hard drive|
Tested on S300CA-DH51T (i5-3317U) with Ubuntu 13.04, some features had bugs initially (touchscreen, bluetooth, wireless…)
Everything seems to work since upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10 so far.
Keyboard buttons for wireless on/off (FN+F2) and the ”<>” key at the top right corner are not working out of the box.
You can enter a summary of how well the Asus VivoBook S300CA works with Linux here.