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 +====== Asus G73Jw ======
 +===== Introduction =====
 +This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus G73Jw laptop. ​
  
 +This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Asus G73Jw. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the [[http://​www.lapwik.com/​asus_g73jw|Asus G73Jw page on LapWik]].
 +
 +===== Editing This Page =====
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 +===== Specifications =====
 +For full specifications see the [[http://​www.lapspecs.com/​wiki/​asus+g73jw|Asus G73Jw specifications page]].
 +
 +|Name|Asus G73Jw|
 +|Processor|Intel® Core™ i7 Processor 620M/​820QM/​740QM/​720QM : 2.66 GHz - 1.6 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.33/​3.06/​2.93/​2.8 GHz; \\ Intel® Core™ i5 Processor 540M/​520M/​460M/​450M/​430M : 2.53 GHz - 2.26 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.06/​2.93/​2.8/​2.66/​2.53 GHz \\ Intel® Core™ i3 Processor 370M/​350M/​330M : 2.4 GHz - 2.13 GHz, |
 +|Screen|17.3"​ 1600x900 Widescreen \\ 17.3" 1920x1080 Widescreen|
 +|RAM|Up to 8GB for i7 platform \\ Up to 4GB for i5 and i3 platforms|
 +|HDD|up to 750GB|
 +|Optical Drive|DVD+-RW \\ Blu-ray|
 +|Graphics|NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 460M|
 +|Network|10/​100/​1000 Ethernet \\ 802.11b/​g/​n|
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +^Device^Compatibility^Comments^
 +|Processor|No Problem| |
 +|Screen|No Problem| |
 +|HDD|No Problem| |
 +|Optical Drive|No Problem| |
 +|Graphics|Ubuntu 10.10 64bits - Nvidia drivers flickers every few seconds| Need to install nvidia drivers|
 +|Sound|Ubuntu 10.10 64bits - No drivers for subwoofer| |
 +|Ethernet|No Problem| |
 +|Wireless|No Problem| |
 +|Bluetooth|No Problem| |
 +|Modem|Not Tested| |
 +|USB|No Problem| |
 +|Card Reader|Ubuntu 10.10 64bits - card reader not working | |
 +|Webcam|Not Tested| |
 +===== Notes =====
 +Works like a charm with ubuntu 10.10 64bits
 +Also with Slackware 13.1 64-bit
 +===== Summary =====
 +Everything worked straight after the ubuntu install (I just needed to install nvidia proprietary drivers, just had to go to '​additionnal hardware drivers'​
asus_g73jw.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/03 15:29 by don