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 +====== Acer Aspire 8940G ======
 +===== Introduction =====
 +This is a template for a future guide to running Linux with the Acer Aspire 8940G laptop. If you have the Acer Aspire 8940G 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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 +This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer Aspire 8940G. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the [[http://​www.lapwik.com/​acer_aspire_8940g|Acer Aspire 8940G 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://​www.lapspecs.com/​wiki/​acer+aspire+8940g|Acer Aspire 8940G specifications page]].
 +|Name|Acer Aspire 8940G-724G50Bn|
 +|Processor|Intel Core i7 processor : 6MB On-Die L3 Cache|
 +|Screen|18.4"​ Full HD (1920 x 1080)|
 +|Graphics|NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M|
 +|RAM|Up to 8GB|
 +|HDD|500 GB or 2 x 500 GB (with add. bracket)|
 +|Optical Drive|Blu-Ray Drive|
 +|Network|10/​100/​1000 \\ Intel Wireless WiFi Link 5100/5300|
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +^Device^Compatibility^Comments^
 +|Processor|O.K.| |
 +|Screen|O.K.| |
 +|HDD|O.K.| |
 +|Optical Drive|O.K.| |
 +|Graphics|O.K.| |
 +|Sound|O.K.|model=asus-aspire-8930g (Alsa doc.)|
 +|Ethernet|O.K| |
 +|Wireless|O.K.| |
 +|Bluetooth|O.K.| |
 +|Modem|Not Tested|N.A. |
 +|USB|O.K.| |
 +|Firewire|Not Tested| |
 +|Card Reader|O.K.| |
 +|ExpressCard Slot|O.K.| |
 +|Fingerprint Reader|Problem|no proper driver|
 +|Webcam|O.K. |with uvcvideo|
 +===== Notes =====
 +With openSuSE 11.2 - no problems(!) except Fingerprint Reader
 +===== Summary =====
 +Very good.
  
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