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Acer Aspire 5560

Introduction

A mid-range laptop with dedicated graphics capable of playing modern 3D games.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer Aspire 5560. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Acer Aspire 5560 page on LapWik.

Specifications

For full specifications see the Acer Aspire 5560 specifications page.

NameAcer Aspire 5560
ProcessorAMD A-Series quad-core processor A8-3500M (4 MB L2 cache, 1.50 GHz with Turbo CORE Technology up to 2.40 GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz, 35 W)
AMD A-Series quad-core processor A6-3400M (4 MB L2 cache, 1.40 GHz with Turbo CORE Technology up to 2.30 GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz, 35 W)
AMD A-Series dual-core processor A4-3300M (2 MB L2 cache, 1.90 GHz with Turbo CORE Technology up to 2.50 GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz, 35 W)
AMD E-Series dual-core processor E2-3000M (1 MB L2 cache, 1.80 GHz with Turbo CORE Technology up to 2.40 GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz, 35 W)
Screen15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen
RAMUp to 8GB
HDDup to 750GB
Optical DriveDVD+-RW
Blu-ray
GraphicsAMD Radeon HD 6620G
AMD Radeon HD 6520G
AMD Radeon HD 6480G
AMD Radeon HD 6380G
AMD Radeon HD 7670M
Network10/100/1000 Ethernet
Acer InviLink™ Nplify™ 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™
Acer InviLink™ 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks5400 RPM on some models
Optical DriveWorks
GraphicsWorksTested with open-source driver
SoundWorks
EthernetWorks
WirelessWorksBroadcom driver will need to be manually added
BluetoothNot TestedNot available on all models?
USBWorks
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested

Notes

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Summary

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acer_aspire_5560.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/10 14:04 by don