HP Envy 17

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Reason: Stub, misses IDs in the hardware table, an accessibility, firmware and function keys section. (Discuss in Talk:HP Envy 17)
Hardware PCI/USB ID Working?
GPU (Intel) Yes
GPU (AMD) Yes
Ethernet Yes
Wireless Yes
Audio Yes
Touchpad Yes
Camera Yes
Card Reader Yes

Hardware

CPU Intel Core i7-2670QM (2.2GHz Quad-core)
RAM 8 GB (2x4GB)
Display 17.3" LCD
Integrated Graphics Intel HD 3000
Discrete Graphics AMD Radeon HD 7690 (1 GB)
Sound Intel HD Audio
Ethernet Atheros AR8151 v2.0 Gigabit Ethernet
Wireless Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235
Hard Disk 750 GB 7200rpm SATA
Touchpad Synaptics ClickPad

Configuration

This is based on the 2012 HP Envy 17.

Video

Works by following https://www.reddit.com/r/linux/comments/1nu4pc/muxless_graphics_cards_on_linux/. It is recommended to switch to linux-mainlineAUR to take advantage of the power-management features built into 3.12.

Audio

hdajackretask in the package alsa-tools can be used to remap the unconnected 0x10 pin to the subwoofer (Internal Speaker LFE).

SD Card Reader

As of 3.8 a third party module is not needed, device is accessible /dev/mmcX.