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Dell Inspiron 17 - 3721

Introduction

This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Dell Inspiron 17 - 3721 laptop. If you have the Dell Inspiron 17 - 3721 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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Specifications

For full specifications see the Dell Inspiron 17 - 3721 specifications page.

NameDell Inspiron 17 - 3721
Processor3rd Generation Intel Core i3-3217U processor (3M Cache, 1.8 GHz)
3rd Generation Intel Core i3-3227U processor (3M Cache, 1.9 GHz)
3rd Generation Intel Core i5-3337U processor (3M Cache, up to 2.7 GHz)
Screen17.3” 1600×900 Widescreen
RAMUp to 8GB
HDDUp to 750GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 4000
Network10/100 Ethernet
Dell Wireless 1703 802.11b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks
Optical DriveWorks
Graphics ChipWorks
HDMI OutNot Tested
SoundWorks
Bulti-in MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone JackNot Tested
Microphone JackNot Tested
EthernetWorks
WirelessWorks
BluetoothNot Working
USBWorks
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
Touch PadWorks
Suspend/ResumeWorks

Notes

Summary

Apart from the Bluetooth issue, the Dell Inspiron 17 - 3721 works well with Linux.


Discussion

yoh-there, 2013/03/08 10:43

Make sure to have installed the A06 BIOS to avoid a running fan issue. Bluetooth not working

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