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hi i just bought this laptop. and i am considering t install Ubuntu 12.04LTS on it

The Specs is :

  • Chipset AMD A50M Chipset
  • Memory DDR3 1333/1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 8 GB SDRAM *1
  • Display 15.6" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED Backlight
  • Graphic AMD Radeon® HD 7470M 1GB DDR3 VRAM
  • Processor AMD E-450
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It will perform fine on Ubuntu 12.04, most likely. You might want to install the proprietary graphics drivers to get the best performance out of it but even with the free ones it should work fine for day to day use.

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cool. it is just a long time since i used ubuntu so i am not up to date with drivers and faq ;) but when u say to day use. will that mean i can whrite and listen to music same time and maby once in a while see a hd movie 720p? – Daniel Guldberg Aaes Aug 15 '12 at 6:13
And the compabiliti how will thT be? – Daniel Guldberg Aaes Aug 15 '12 at 6:54

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