AlienwareM9750

Contact: Phyrewall (Bradford Mitchell)

Make: Alienware

Brand: Area-51m

Model: M9750

Website: Features and Specifications from Alienware support

Current Issues

Pulseaudio in 9.10 (Karmic Koala) does not detect headphone jack activation, there is no way to turn off the built-in speakers and use external speakers only.

System Info

system-manufacturer: alienware

system-product-name: Area-51 m9750

system-version: To Be Filled By O.E.M.

Hardware details

Screen & Monitors

Device

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 8.04 LTS

in Karmic

in Lucid (current development)

Screen

Untested

GOOD

Much better

Correct resolution?

Untested

NO

YES

Correct refresh rate?

Untested

NO

NO

3D Acceleration

Untested

Untested

Untested

External monitor works?

Untested

Untested

Untested

External monitor - mirrors

Untested

Untested

Untested

External monitor - extend desktop

Untested

Untested

Untested

Power Management

Battery detected?

Untested

YES

YES

Hibernates?

Untested

YES

YES

Suspend

Untested

YES

YES

Dim monitor on battery

Untested

Untested

Untested

Blank monitor on inactivity

Untested

Untested

Untested

Lid Close

Untested

Untested

Untested

Cpu frequency scaling

Untested

Untested

Untested

Sound

Sound works?

Untested

YES

YES

Correct volume?

Untested

YES

YES

Hardware volume switch

Untested

YES

YES

Headphone jack

Untested

YES

Untested

Mic jack

Untested

NO

Untested

Networking

Wired NIC

Untested

YES

YES

Wireless NIC

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

Firewire

Untested

Untested

Untested

Bluetooth

Untested

Untested

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Infrared

Untested

Untested

Untested

Touchpad & Mice

Touchpad

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Doubletap = double click

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Scroll down side

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - USB

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Docking Station/Port Replicator

AC through replicator

Untested

Untested

Untested

USB

Untested

Untested

Untested

Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - VGA

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - DVI

Untested

Untested

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

PS/2

Untested

Untested

Untested

Additional Hardware

Fingerprint reader

Untested

Untested

Untested

CD/DVD drive

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA cards

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel Ports

Untested

Untested

Untested

Card reader(s)

Untested

Untested

Untested

Function and other keys

Fn key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy (current development)

+ Space

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ Esc

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F1

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F2

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F3

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F4

Hibernate

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F5

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F6

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F7

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F8

MUTE

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F9

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F10

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F11

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F12

Untested

Untested

Untested

Other special keys

Key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy (current development)

Windows key + E

open all workspace

Untested

YES

YES

Notes


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LaptopTestingTeam/Old/AlienwareM9750 (last edited 2010-02-24 14:45:32 by primes2h)