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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Sony Vaio NW laptop.
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For full specifications see the Sony Vaio NW specifications page.
|Name||Sony Vaio NW|
|Processor||Intel Core 2 Duo P7450 Processor : 2.13 GHz, 1066MHZ FSB, 3MB On-Die L2 Cache
Intel Core 2 Duo T6600 Processor : 2.2 GHz, 1066MHz FSB, 3MB On-Die L2 Cache
|Screen||15.5” WXGA (1366×768)|
|Graphics||ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi|
Intel WiFi Link 5100
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
|ExpressCard Slot||Not Tested|
I am running Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) 64-bit, and everything seems to be working fine, with the exception of the built-in webcam for which I couldn't find the the appropriate drivers for.
Overall I'm really happy with how everything is working. I'm definitely glad I uninstalled Windows 7.