Ubuntu on Dell Optiplex 790

The Dell Optiplex 790 desktop 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 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2100 CPU @ 3.10GH
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2100 CPU @ 3.10GHz
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI RV710 [Radeon HD 4550]
Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection