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    Linux ROG

    Which linux distro supports Intel i7 Skylake for ROG GL552VW?

    I am not able to even install Linux because of this...
    Last edited by chamolivishesh; 08-26-2016 at 03:21 PM.

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    Hi, There were platform support issues for Skylake in linux and from Kernel versions 4.3 and above Linux versions support skylake.

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    Ubuntu 16.04

    Quote Originally Posted by chamolivishesh View Post
    Which linux distro supports Intel i7 Skylake for ROG GL552VW?

    I am not able to even install Linux because of this...
    I have the exact model of the laptop & I've got Ubuntu 16.04 working flawlessly on it (except for the Fn+F5/F6 brightness keys). The kernel version 4.3+ have basically fixed the Skylake issues mentioned by the administrator.

    Try the installation, & let us know if you face any errors.

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