Asus K50IJ (Laptop, 15.6 Inch)

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Asus K50IJ (Laptop, 15.6 Inch)
Linux compatibility:
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Updated: 01/06/2016 08:07

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Asus K50IJ is a 15.6 inch laptop with Intel Pentium T4400 processor:

model name	: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU       T4400  @ 2.20GHz

The laptop was tested under Ubuntu 14.04

Description:	Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

and a Linux kernel of version 3.16.0-31. The laptop is fully supported under Linux.

WiFi

The internal WiFi chipset bases on an Atheros AR9285, which is automatically supported by the ath9k kernel driver:

02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) [168c:002b] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: AzureWave AW-NE785 / AW-NE785H 802.11bgn Wireless Full or Half-size Mini PCIe Card [1a3b:1089]
	Kernel driver in use: ath9k

Gigabit Ethernet

The Asus K50IJ is equipped with a Gigabit Ethernet plug, which is fully supported under Linux:

03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 Gigabit or Fast Ethernet [1969:1026] (rev b0)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:14f5]
	Kernel driver in use: ATL1E

Sound

The integrated sound chipset is supported by the snd_hda_intel kernel drivers:

snd_hda_intel 0000:00:1b.0: irq 45 for MSI/MSI-X
sound hdaudioC0D0: autoconfig: line_outs=1 (0x1c/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0) type:speaker
sound hdaudioC0D0:    speaker_outs=0 (0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0)
sound hdaudioC0D0:    hp_outs=1 (0x1d/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0)
sound hdaudioC0D0:    mono: mono_out=0x0
sound hdaudioC0D0:    inputs:
sound hdaudioC0D0:      Internal Mic=0x1e
sound hdaudioC0D0:      Mic=0x1a
input: HDA Intel Mic as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/input14
input: HDA Intel Headphone as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/input15

Webcam

The internal webcam has the USB ID 04f2:b071

Bus 001 Device 002: ID 04f2:b071 Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd 2.0M UVC Webcam / CNF7129

and is automatically supported by the uvcvideo kernel module:

media: Linux media interface: v0.10
Linux video capture interface: v2.00
uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device CNF7129 (04f2:b071)
input: CNF7129 as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1a.7/usb1/1-3/1-3:1.0/input/input16
usbcore: registered new interface driver uvcvideo
USB Video Class driver (1.1.1)

Hardware Overview

The following hardware is recognized and supported by the Linux kernel:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Mobile 4 Series Chipset Memory Controller Hub [8086:2a40] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: agpgart-intel
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Mobile 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:2a42] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1862]
	Kernel driver in use: i915
00:02.1 Display controller [0380]: Intel Corporation Mobile 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:2a43] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1862]
00:1a.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #4 [8086:2937] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1a.1 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #5 [8086:2938] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1a.2 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #6 [8086:2939] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1a.7 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #2 [8086:293c] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) HD Audio Controller [8086:293e] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: Santa Cruz Operation Device [1111:1043]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 1 [8086:2940] (rev 03)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.1 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 2 [8086:2942] (rev 03)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1c.5 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 6 [8086:294a] (rev 03)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
00:1d.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1 [8086:2934] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1d.1 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2 [8086:2935] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1d.2 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3 [8086:2936] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: uhci_hcd
00:1d.7 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1 [8086:293a] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1e.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge [8086:2448] (rev 93)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation ICH9M LPC Interface Controller [8086:2919] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: lpc_ich
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 82801IBM/IEM (ICH9M/ICH9M-E) 4 port SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [8086:2929] (rev 03)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:1867]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) [168c:002b] (rev 01)
	Subsystem: AzureWave AW-NE785 / AW-NE785H 802.11bgn Wireless Full or Half-size Mini PCIe Card [1a3b:1089]
	Kernel driver in use: ath9k
03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 Gigabit or Fast Ethernet [1969:1026] (rev b0)
	Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:14f5]
	Kernel driver in use: ATL1E

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