Ubuntu on Asus X55U

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The Asus X55U notebook with the components described below has 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 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

Hibernate
Hibernate is not working on this system
BIOS
American Megatrends Inc.: X55U.410 (UEFI)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

ATI Technologies Inc Wrestler HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 6250/6310]

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

BIOS

American Megatrends Inc. X55U.410

Bluetooth

RaLink RT3290 Bluetooth

None hci0

Board

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. X55U

Capture

None ASUS USB2.0 WebCam

None Asus WMI hotkeys

Alcor Micro Corporation Asus Integrated Webcam

Cardreader

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH SD Flash Controller

Cdrom

None MATSHITADVD-RAM UJ8B0

Chassis

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Notebook

Disk

None WDC WD3200BPVT-80JJ5T0

Efi

EFI v2.31 American Megatrends

Keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet

Other

None HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

PNP None

PNP None

None asus-wlan

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Processor

AMD AMD C-60 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics

Touch

None ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad

Usb

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB OHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH USB XHCI Controller

Video

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Wrestler [Radeon HD 6290]

Wireless

RaLink RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe