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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Toshiba Satellite L550 laptop. If you have the Toshiba Satellite L550 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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For full specifications see the Toshiba Satellite L550 specifications page.
|Name||Toshiba Satellite L550|
|Processor||Intel Core2 Duo Processor T6600: 2.2 GHz, 800MHz FSB, 2 MB On-Die L2 cache|
|Screen||17.3“ TFT (1600×900)|
|Graphics||Intel GMA 4500MHD|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||320GB - 5400rpm|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi|
You need a fairly new Linux distribution, such as Ubuntu 11.10, to get the most out of this latop.
The Toshiba Satellite L550 works just fine with a new Linux distribution.