Samsung 300E5A (Laptop, 15.6 Inch, Intel Core i5, Nvidia Geforce)

Laptop 15.6 Inch, GeForce, Intel Core i5, Notebook, Nvidia, Samsung

Samsung 300E5A (Laptop, 15.6 Inch, Intel Core i5, Nvidia Geforce)
Linux compatibility:
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The Samsung 300E5A is a 15.6 inch Laptop and was successfully tested in configuration

DMI: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 300E4A/300E5A/300E7A/300E4A/300E5A/300E7A, BIOS 02QA 11/11/2011

under Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS with Linux kernel version 4.4.0-43-generic.

This Laptop was tested with Open Source drivers. It does not have sufficient performance for games, but is sufficient for office applications. The laptop has not been tested with closed source drivers.

Hardware Overview

The following hardware components are part of the Samsung 300E5A and are supported by the listed kernel drivers:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM Controller [8086:0104] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM Controller [144d:c606]
00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200/2nd Generation Core Processor Family PCI Express Root Port [8086:0101] (rev 09)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:0116] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: i915
	Kernel modules: i915
00:16.0 Communication controller [0780]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1 [8086:1c3a] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: mei_me
	Kernel modules: mei_me
00:1a.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2 [8086:1c2d] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller [8086:1c20] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 1 [8086:1c10] (rev b4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1c.3 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 4 [8086:1c16] (rev b4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1d.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #1 [8086:1c26] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation HM65 Express Chipset Family LPC Controller [8086:1c49] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd HM65 Express Chipset Family LPC Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: lpc_ich
	Kernel modules: lpc_ich
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family 6 port SATA AHCI Controller [8086:1c03] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family 6 port SATA AHCI Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
	Kernel modules: ahci
00:1f.3 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller [8086:1c22] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel modules: i2c_i801
01:00.0 3D controller [0302]: NVIDIA Corporation GF119M [GeForce GT 520MX] [10de:1051] (rev a1)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd GF119M [GeForce GT 520MX] [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: nouveau
	Kernel modules: nvidiafb, nouveau
02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 100 [8086:08ae]
	Subsystem: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 100 BGN [8086:1005]
	Kernel driver in use: iwlwifi
	Kernel modules: iwlwifi
03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [10ec:8168] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [144d:c606]
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169

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:
Distribution
Kernel
Rating
Scan Date
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-43-generic - 16/10/2016

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