Ubuntu on Lenovo Thinkpad L530

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The Lenovo Thinkpad L530 notebook 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 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Acer Monitors

This hardware may show signs of performance degradation when connected
via HDMI or Display Port to Acer manufactured displays.

Updates required

This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.

BIOS
Lenovo: G3ET51WW(1.51) (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2350M CPU @ 2.30GHz

Video

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Ethernet

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

Wireless

Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200

Hardware details

Audio

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

Intel Panther Point High Definition Audio Controller

BIOS

Lenovo G3ET51WW(1.51)

Board

Lenovo 814S12G

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5229 PCI Express Card Reader

Cdrom

Transcend Information, Inc. MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ8C1

Chassis

Lenovo Notebook

Disk

Transcend Information, Inc. TOSHIBA MK3265GSX

Keyboard

Transcend Information, Inc. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Mouse

Transcend Information, Inc. TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

Other

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Mic

Transcend Information, Inc. Lid Switch

Transcend Information, Inc. Power Button

Transcend Information, Inc. Sleep Button

Transcend Information, Inc. ThinkPad Extra Buttons

Transcend Information, Inc. Video Bus

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family 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 SMBus Controller

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

Intel HM76 Express Chipset LPC Controller

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2350M CPU @ 2.30GHz

Touchpad

Transcend Information, Inc. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

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

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200