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Acer Aspire V3-571G

Introduction

This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Acer Aspire V3-571G laptop. If you have the Acer Aspire V3-571G 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.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer Aspire V3-571G. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Acer Aspire V3-571G page on LapWik.

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Specifications

For full specifications see the Acer Aspire V3-571G specifications page.

NameAcer Aspire V3-571G
ProcessorIntel Core i7-3820QM processor (8 MB L3 cache, 2.70 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.70 GHz)
Core i7-3610QM / i7-3720QM processor (6 MB L3 cache, 2.30/2.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.30/3.60 GHz)
core i7-3612QM processor (6 MB L3 cache, 2.10 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz)
Core i7-3520M processor (4 MB L3 cache, 2.90 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.60 GHz)
Intel Core i5-3210M/i5-3320M/i5-3360M processor (3 MB L3 cache, 2.50/2.60/2.80 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10/3.30/3.50 GHz)
Core i5-2520M/i5-2540M processor (3 MB L3 cache, 2.50/2.60 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.20/3.30 GHz)
Intel Core i3-3110M processor (3 MB L3 cache, 2.30 GHz)
Core i3-2350M/i3-2370M processor (3 MB L3 cache, 2.30/2.40 GHz)
Intel Pentium processor B960/B970 (2 MB L3 cache, 2.20/2.30 GHz)
Screen15.6“ HD 1366 x 768 resolution, high-brightness (200-nit) Acer CineCrystal LED-backlit TFT LCD
15.6” IPS FHD Acer ComfyView LED
RAMUp to 8 GB
HDD320/500/640/750 GB/1TB or larger(depending on model)
Optical Drive4X Blu-ray Disc / DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive
8X DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce GT 640M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
NetworkRJ-45 port,Gigabit Ethernet
Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11b/g/n
Acer InviLink 802.11b/g

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks
Graphics ChipUse the proprietary NVIDIA drivers along with Bumblebee for best results.
VGA OutWorks
HDMI OutWorks, slight audio distortion in some cases.
Optical DriveWorks
SoundWorks
MicrophoneWorks
Headphone PortWorks
Microphone-In PortWorks
EthernetWorks
WirelessWorks
BluetoothWorking as of Kernel 3.8
ModemNot Tested
USBWorks
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderWorks
WebcamNot Working
KeyboardWorks
TouchPadWorks
Suspend/ResumeWorks

Notes

To enable brightness in debian based systems, add “acpi_osi=” to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT= in /etc/default/grub and dont forget to update GRUB.

Summary

The Acer Aspire V3-571G works well with Linux.

acer_aspire_v3-571g.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/24 20:42 by don