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Samsung NP305V5A

Introduction

This is a template for a future compatibility guide to running Linux with the Samsung NP305V5A laptop. If you have the Samsung NP305V5A 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.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Samsung NP305V5A. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Samsung NP305V5A page on LapWik.

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Specifications

For full specifications see the Samsung NP305V5A specifications page.

NameSamsung NP305V5A
ProcessorAMD Quad-Core A6-3410MX Accelerated Processor
AMD Quad-Core A6-3430MX Accelerated Processor
AMD Quad-Core A8-3530MX Accelerated Processor
Screen15.6“ 1366×768 Widescreen
RAMUp to 8GB
HDDUp to 1TB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
GraphicsAMD Radeon Graphics
Network10/100/1000 Ethernet
Intel 802.11 bg/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks
Optical DriveNot Tested
Graphics ChipWorksIt´s necessary to instal AMD propietary drivers, to obtain a good power management of both graphics (AMD Dual Graphics).
VGA OutNot Tested
HDMI OutNot Tested
SoundWorks
Bulti-in MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone JackNot Tested
Microphone JackNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessWorks
BluetoothNot Tested
USBWorks
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
Touch PadWorks
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested

Notes

To obtain a good battery life with this laptop and avoid overheat problems, is strictly necessary to install AMD propietary drivers. In the settings of the Catalyst controllers you can select which graphic card to use.

Summary

In general the performance is good. Everything works well.


Discussion

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samsung_np305v5a.txt · Last modified: 2013/04/13 01:17 by 85.49.15.14
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