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Acer TravelMate 6593G

Introduction

This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Acer TravelMate 6593G laptop.

This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer TravelMate 6593G. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Acer TravelMate 6593G page on LapWik.

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Specifications

For full specifications see the Acer TravelMate 6593G specifications page.

NameAcer TravelMate 6593G
ProcessorIntel Core2 Duo Processor: 3MB On-Die L2 Cache
Screen15.4“ WSXGA+ (1680 x 1050)
15.4 WXGA (1280 x 800)
GraphicsIntel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
RAMUp to 4GB
HDDUnknown
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi
Network10/100/1000
Built-in 802.11b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorWorks
ScreenWorks
HDDWorks
Optical DriveWorks
GraphicsWorks
SoundWorks
EthernetWorks
WirelessWorks
BluetoothWorks
ModemNot Tested
USBWorks
Card ReaderWorks
PCMCIAWorks
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
WebcamWorks

Notes

Summary

Tried (K)ubuntu 10.04 and didn't have any issues. Standby also works well. The screen works w/ full resolution (1680×1050 in my case) out of the box with the Open Source ATI drivers.

Daily use with Ubuntu 12.04 as my main system

acer_travelmate_6593g.txt · Last modified: 2017/10/03 17:46 by don