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 +====== Acer TravelMate 8472 ======
 +===== Introduction =====
 +This is a guide to running Linux with the Acer TravelMate 8472 laptop.
 +This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer TravelMate 8472. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the [[http://​​acer_travelmate_8472|Acer TravelMate 8472 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://​​wiki/​acer+travelmate+8472|Acer TravelMate 8472 specifications page]].
 +|Name|Acer TravelMate 8472|
 +|Processor|Intel® Core™ i5-520M Mobile Processor (3MB Intel® Smart Cache, 2.4GHz) \\ Intel® Core™ i5-480M Mobile Processor|
 +|Screen|14"​ (1366x768) Widescreen|
 +|RAM|Up to 8GB|
 +|HDD|up to 320GB|
 +|Optical Drive|DVD+-RW|
 +|Graphics|Intel® HD Graphics \\ NVIDIA GeForce 330M|
 +|Network|10/​100/​1000 Ethernet \\ Acer® InviLink Nplify 802.11b/​g/​n|
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +|Processor|Works| |
 +|Screen|Works| |
 +|HDD|Works| |
 +|Optical Drive|Works| |
 +|Graphics|Works| only intel graphics - you cant use nvidia graphics (vgaswitcheroo doesnt work)   |
 +|Sound|Works| |
 +|Ethernet|Works| |
 +|Wireless|Works| with restricted driver|
 +|Bluetooth|Not Tested| |
 +|Modem|Not Tested| |
 +|USB|Works| |
 +|Card Reader|Not Tested| |
 +|Fingerprint Reader|Not Tested| |
 +|Webcam|Not Tested| |
 +===== Notes =====
 +Testet with Ubuntu 10.10 (Kernel 2.6.32-30)
 +-Battery Life Time: ~3h (Nvidia Graphics cant be disabled)
 +===== Summary =====
 +You can enter a summary of how well the Acer TravelMate 8472 works with Linux here.
acer_travelmate_8472.txt · Last modified: 2017/10/07 16:57 by don