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|Name||Lenovo ThinkPad X131e (AMD)|
|Processor||Up to AMD Dual-Core E-Series E2-1800 processor|
|Screen||11.6“ HD LED display|
|RAM||Up to 8GB DDR3|
|HDD||Up to 500 GB HDD, 128 GB SSD|
|Graphics||ATI Radeon HD 6320/6310|
|Screen||OK with Radeon free drivers|
|Graphics Chip||no 3D acceleration, GNOME crashes|
|VGA Out||Not Tested|
|HDMI Out||Not Tested|
|Optical Drive||Not Tested|
|Headphone Port||Not Tested|
|Microphone-In Port||Not Tested|
|Wireless||Requires non-free Broadcom drivers|
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
Tested under Debian 8.1, lack of EGL support in GNOME for the latest proprietary AMD driveres prevents this from working in that DE. LightDM + Mate worked.
Pretty unusable as suspend / resume won't work, only tested with Debian 8.1.