Ubuntu on Lenovo K49


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The Lenovo K49 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 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
Lenovo: H2ET29WW(1.07) (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:


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


Lenovo H2ET29WW(1.07)


Advanced Silicon S.A. Integrated Camera

CHICONY Electronics Co Ltd Unknown


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


Advanced Silicon S.A. Optiarc DVD RW AD-7740H


Lenovo Notebook


Advanced Silicon S.A. HITACHI HTS725032A7E630


Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


Advanced Silicon S.A. PS/2 Generic Mouse


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


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

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Sleep Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. ThinkPad Extra Buttons

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

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

Advanced Silicon S.A. phy0

Upek Biometric Touchchip/Touchstrip Fingerprint Sensor

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub


Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3320M CPU @ 2.60GHz


Lenovo 14TJ010


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


nVidia GF108M [NVS 5400M]

Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller


Advanced Silicon S.A. Unknown

Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 [Taylor Peak]