This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Acer Aspire 5750Z laptop. If you have the Acer Aspire 5750Z 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 Acer Aspire 5750Z specifications page.
|Name||Acer Aspire 5750Z|
|Processor||Intel® Pentium® Processor B940/B950 (2.0/2.1GHz, 2MB L3 cache)|
|Chipset||Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset, Intel Corporation HM65 Express Chipset (Sandy Bridge)|
|Screen||15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||up to 500GB|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics (6 execution units, Shader 4.1, DirectX 10.1, OpenGL 3.1, OpenCL NO) Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 09)|
|Wired Network||Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM57785 Gigabit Ethernet PCIe|
|Wireless Network||Atheros Communications Inc. AR9287 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01)|
|Optical Drive||Not Tested|
|Graphics Chip||Not Tested|
|VGA Out||Not Tested|
|HDMI Out||Works out of box with Ubuntu 12.04||Dual head not tested, audio passthrough for AC3/DTS still an issue|
|Sound||Works out of box with Ubuntu 12.04|
|Bulti-in Microphone||Not Tested|
|Headphone Jack||Not Tested|
|Wireless||Works out of box with Ubuntu 12.04||Also finally got it to work with opensuse 12.1|
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
|Touch Pad||Works out of box with Ubuntu 12.04|
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