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  • CPU:
    • Intel(R) Celeron(R), M 520 (1.6GHz), 533MHz FSB, 1MB L2 Cache
    • Intel(R) Core Duo(R), T 2130 (1.86GHz), 533MHz FSB, 1MB L2 Cache
  • Chipset: ATI Radeon Xpress 1100
  • RAM: 1024MB (1 x 1024MB) SO-DIMM DDR2 533MHz, max 2048 MB
  • Hard Disk: SATA 120GB 5400 rpm
  • DVD Burner: DVD-RW Super Multi DualLayer
  • Display: TFT 15.4" WXGA (1280x800) ColorShine TFT-LCD, Asus Splendid Video Intelligent Technology
  • Video: ATI® Xpress™ Radeon™ X1100 128MB HyperMemory
  • Audio: Intel High Definition Audio
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11g
  • Bluetooth: 2.0+EDR
  • Webcam: 1.3 Mpixel
  • Modem: 56 Kbps V.90
  • LAN:10/100 Mbps Ethernet
  • Connectors:
    • 1 x Microphone-in jack
    • 1 x Headphone-out jack (S/PDIF)
    • 1 x TypeII PCMCIA slot'
    • 1 x VGA port
    • 4 x USB 2.0 ports
    • 1 x RJ11 Modem jack for phone line
    • 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
  • Card Reader: MMC, SD, MS, MS-Pro
  • Dimension and Weight:
    • 362mm * 262mm * 27mm(W x D x H)
    • 2,6 Kg (6-cell)
  • Pointer: Touch pad



Works out of the box.

Follow this SpeedStep guide to enable speed-stepping.


Works with the ATI Catalyst proprietary driver.

Follow this guide: ATI#ATI Catalyst proprietary driver[broken link: invalid section]

Console framebuffer is working in 1024x768 with the vga=0x317 kernel boot option. With the vesafb-tng patch the native display resolution should work, too.


Works out of the box.

Follow the official documentation: ALSA


To enable wireless follow the official guide: Wireless network configuration#ndiswrapper

Please note that the Asus F5R needs the bcmwl5.inf driver.

Other way is to use b43 driver: Broadcom wireless


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Reason: The linked package does not exist in the AUR. (Discuss in Talk:ASUS F5R#)

Since there is no official support for the Asus Webcam, you need to install separate drivers from the AUR[dead link 2020-03-28 ⓘ].


Works out of the box.


To enable the pointer follow this guide: Touchpad Synaptics