Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E6420

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The Dell Latitude E6420 laptop with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.

Please note that for pre-installed systems:

  1. The system is available in some regions with a special image of Ubuntu pre-installed by the manufacturer. It takes advantage of the hardware features for this system and may include additional software. You should check when buying the system whether this is an option.
  2. Standard images of Ubuntu may not work at all on the system or may not work well, though Canonical and computer manufacturers will try to certify the system with future standard releases of Ubuntu.

Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

BIOS
Dell: X54 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

Intel 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller

BIOS

Dell X54

Bluetooth

None dell-bluetooth

None hci0

Cardreader

O2 Micro, Inc. SD/MMC Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

None TSSTcorp DVD+/-RW TS-U633J

Chassis

Dell Laptop

Disk

None TOSHIBA MK2565GSX

Keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Mouse

None DualPoint Stick

Network

Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection

Other

None HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=7

PNP None

Samsung SDI DELL 5CGM40C

None dell-wifi

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Dell Computer Corporation DW375 Bluetooth Module

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2520M CPU @ 2.50GH

Raid

Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]

System

Dell Latitude E6420

Touch

None AlpsPS/2 ALPS DualPoint TouchPad

Usb

Intel 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2

Video

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Broadcom BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter