Ubuntu on HP Pavilion 20

The HP Pavilion 20 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 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Slow Resume from Suspend
This system does not not meet our performance criteria for resuming from suspend, but suspend/resume is functional and other functionality is not affected.
Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary AMD video driver is required for full functionality.
AMI 2.10 (Legacy)
AMI 8.05 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Hibernate is not working on this system

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

AMD AMD E2-1800 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Wrestler [Radeon HD 7340]
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
None Hitachi HDS721050CLA662
Unknown Hitachi HDS721050CLA662
Advanced Micro Devices Hudson IDE Controller