Ubuntu on Lenovo
ThinkPad Edge S430
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Lenovo ThinkPad Edge S430 notebook with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified for Ubuntu.
Please note that for pre-installed systems:
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.
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
Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary drivers is required for WiFi functionality. When prompted to install drivers, select the "Broadcom STA" driver.
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
This hardware may show signs of performance degradation when connected
via HDMI or Display Port to Acer manufactured displays.
Lenovo: GAET34WW (1.11 ) (Legacy)
This system was tested with these key components:
Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller
Intel Panther Point High Definition Audio Controller
Lenovo GAET34WW (1.11 )
CHICONY Electronics Co Ltd Integrated Camera [ThinkPad]
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5229 PCI Express Card Reader
Transcend Information, Inc. Optiarc DVD RW AD-7940H
Transcend Information, Inc. HITACHI HTS725050A7E630
Transcend Information, Inc. SanDisk SSD U100 16GB
Transcend Information, Inc. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard
Transcend Information, Inc. TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
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 Headphone
Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Mic
Transcend Information, Inc. Lid Switch
Transcend Information, Inc. Power Button
Transcend Information, Inc. ThinkPad Extra Buttons
Transcend Information, Inc. 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 4
Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller
Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1
Intel HM77 Express Chipset LPC Controller
Broadcom Bluetooth Adapter
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) i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz
Transcend Information, Inc. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad
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 [GeForce GT 620M]
Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller
Broadcom BCM43228 802.11a/b/g/n