Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E6420

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.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit

Certification notes

Hibernate
Hibernation fails on this system

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2540M CPU @ 2.60GHz
Video
Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller
Network
Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection
Storage
None WDC WD2500BEKT-75A25T0