Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro / VN7-572G (Notebook, 15.6 Inch, Intel Core i5-6200U, NVidia Geforce 945M)

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Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro / VN7-572G (Notebook, 15.6 Inch, Intel Core i5-6200U, NVidia Geforce 945M)
Linux compatibility:
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The Acer Aspire V15 Nitro is a 15.6 Inch notebook. It was successfully tested in configuration

 DMI: Acer Aspire VN7-572G/Aspire VN7-572G, BIOS V1.05 09/25/2015

under Linux Mint 18 (Sarah) with a kernel version 4.4.0-28-generic.

The notebook is equipped with the following hardware components:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Sky Lake Host Bridge/DRAM Registers [8086:1904] (rev 08)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Skylake Host Bridge/DRAM Registers [1025:1037]
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Sky Lake Integrated Graphics [8086:1916] (rev 07)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Skylake Integrated Graphics [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: i915_bpo
	Kernel modules: i915_bpo
00:14.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP USB 3.0 xHCI Controller [8086:9d2f] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP USB 3.0 xHCI Controller [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd
00:14.2 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP Thermal subsystem [8086:9d31] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP Thermal subsystem [1025:1037]
00:15.0 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller [8086:9d60] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: intel-lpss
	Kernel modules: intel_lpss_pci
00:15.1 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller [8086:9d61] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: intel-lpss
	Kernel modules: intel_lpss_pci
00:16.0 Communication controller [0780]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP CSME HECI [8086:9d3a] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP CSME HECI [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: mei_me
	Kernel modules: mei_me
00:17.0 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [8086:9d03] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
	Kernel modules: ahci
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Device [8086:9d10] (rev f1)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1d.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Device [8086:9d18] (rev f1)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1d.1 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Device [8086:9d19] (rev f1)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP LPC Controller [8086:9d48] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP LPC Controller [1025:1037]
00:1f.2 Memory controller [0580]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP PMC [8086:9d21] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP PMC [1025:1037]
00:1f.3 Multimedia audio controller [0401]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP HD Audio [8086:9d70] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP HD Audio [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel, snd_soc_skl
00:1f.4 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation Sunrise Point-LP SMBus [8086:9d23] (rev 21)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Sunrise Point-LP SMBus [1025:1037]
	Kernel modules: i2c_i801
01:00.0 3D controller [0302]: NVIDIA Corporation Device [10de:1399] (rev a2)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:1037]
	Kernel driver in use: nvidia
	Kernel modules: nvidiafb, nouveau, nvidia_361
02:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [10ec:8168] (rev 15)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [1025:1036]
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169
03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [168c:003e] (rev 32)
	Subsystem: Lite-On Communications Inc QCA6174 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [11ad:0807]
	Kernel driver in use: ath10k_pci
	Kernel modules: ath10k_pci

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
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Linux Mint 18 Sarah 4.4.0-28-generic The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5 14/07/2016

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