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 +<vote Acer-Aspire-3935-Rating check=ip>​
 +How do you rate this laptop with Linux?
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 +* Unusable
 +====== Acer Aspire 3935 ======
 +===== Introduction =====
 +This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Acer Aspire 3935 laptop.
 +This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer Aspire 3935. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the [[http://​​acer_aspire_3935|Acer Aspire 3935 page on LapWik]].
 +===== Editing This Page =====
 +If you would like to edit this page please first view our [[Editing Guidelines]].
 +===== Specifications =====
 +For full specifications see the [[http://​​wiki/​acer+aspire+3935|Acer Aspire 3935 specifications page]].
 +|Name|Acer Aspire 3935|
 +|Processor|Intel® Core™2 Duo processor|
 +|Screen|13.3"​ 1366 x 768 Widescreen|
 +|RAM|Up to 4GB|
 +|HDD| to 500GB|
 +|Optical Drive|DVD+-RW|
 +|Graphics|Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD|
 +|Network|10/​100/​1000 Ethernet \\ Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 5100/5300 (dual-band quad-mode 802.11a/​b/​g/​Draft-N)|
 +|Fingerprint Reader|Synaptics SecurePad (Touchpad + Validity LiveFlex FPR)|
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +|Processor|Works| |
 +|Screen|Works|Brightness control does not seem to work|
 +|HDD|Works| |
 +|Optical Drive|Works| |
 +|Graphics|Works| |
 +|Sound|Works| |
 +|Ethernet|Works| |
 +|Wireless|Works| |
 +|Bluetooth|Works| |
 +|Modem|Not Tested| |
 +|USB|Works| |
 +|Card Reader|Not Tested| |
 +|Fingerprint Reader|Not Tested| |
 +|Webcam|Works| |
 +===== Notes =====
 +==== ACPI ====
 +The CPU fan in this system does not seem to work correctly, it remains running much longer than appears to be necessary.
 +==== Brightness Control ====
 +This does not appear to work. It looks like Ubuntu tries to adjust the screen brightness but nothing actually happens.
 +===== Summary =====
 +Currently there are a few small issues with the Acer Aspire 3935 under Linux but for the most part it works fairly well.
acer_aspire_3935.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/09 22:47 by don