I've successfully installed other versions of Linux on Asus with NVideo video cards, but not this particular model, nor this particular distro (I was using Suse 9.x a few years ago).
I'm pretty confident, however, that you *should* be able to get it working (and, once it's working, that you should be able to "fine tune" your video configuration to get it working very well!).
Check out this link for some tips:
'Hope that helps .. PSM