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HP 250 G1


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For full specifications see the HP 250 G1 specifications page.

NameHP 250 G1
ProcessorIntel Celeron 1000M with Intel HD Graphics (1.8 GHz, 2 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel Core i3-2348M with Intel HD Graphics 3000 (2.3 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel Pentium 2020M with Intel HD Graphics (2.4 GHz, 2 MB cache, 2 cores)
Intel Pentium B960 with Intel HD Graphics (2.2 GHz, 2 MB cache, 2 cores)
Screen39.6 cm (15.6“) diagonal LED-backlit HD anti-glare (1366 x 768)
RAMUp to 6GB
HDD320 GB up to 750 GB (5400 rpm)
Optical DriveDVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL
GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 3000
Intel HD Graphics
NetworkRealtek Ethernet (10/100/1000)
Ralink 802.11b/g/n (1×1)

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
ScreenNot Tested
HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
Display PortNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
Microphone-In PortNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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Phil, 2015/06/02 10:23

The laptop seems generally ok. Only observation is that the fan runs such a lot under Linux, but is just fine in Windows 8.1 Be interesting to know if there is a fix.
Linux Mint 17.1

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