Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E6530

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The Dell Latitude E6530 laptop with the components described below have been awarded the status of certified pre-install 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

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

Active Hard Drive Protection
Accelerometer and associated Active Hard Drive Protection are not working properly on this system.
BIOS
Dell: A06 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

nVidia GF108 High Definition Audio Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller

nVidia GF108 High Definition Audio Controller

Intel Panther Point High Definition Audio Controller

BIOS

Dell A06

Bluetooth

Broadcom BCM20702A0

Board

Dell 07Y85M

Capture

Sunplus Innovation Technology Inc. Webcam

Cardreader

O2 Micro, Inc. SD/MMC Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

Advanced Silicon S.A. HL-DT-ST DVD+/-RW GU60N

Chassis

Dell Laptop

Disk

Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD5000BPKT-75PK4T0

Keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. GlidePoint Virtual Touchpad

Network

Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection

Other

Advanced Silicon S.A. Dell WMI hotkeys

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Dock Line Out

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Dock Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=9

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Sleep Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Intel Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor PCI Express Root Port

Intel 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller

Intel 7 Series Chipset Family 6-port SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 1

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 2

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 3

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 4

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 6

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family KT Controller

Intel QM77 Express Chipset LPC Controller

Intel Panther Point KT Controller

Advanced Silicon S.A. BCM5880 Secure Applications Processor with fingerprint swipe sensor

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Dell Computer Corporation DW380 Bluetooth bcm20702a0

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3720QM CPU @ 2.60GHz

System

Dell Latitude E6530

Usb

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #1

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI Host Controller

Video

nVidia GF108GLM [NVS 5200M]

Wireless

Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300