Ubuntu on Asus X401U

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The Asus X401U laptop 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 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

BIOS
American Megatrends Inc.: X401U.T308 (Legacy)

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. X401U.T308

Bluetooth

None hci0

IMC Networks Unknown

Board

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. X401U

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

Chassis

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Notebook

Disk

None Hitachi HTS545050A7E380

Ide

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson IDE Controller

Keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

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

Other

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

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 14h Processor Root Complex

Advanced Micro Devices Family 14h Processor Root Port

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 12h/14h Processor Function 3

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 0)

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SMBus Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH PCI Bridge

PNP None

PNP None

ASUSTEK X401-44

None asus-wlan

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Processor

AMD AMD E-450 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 6320]

Wireless

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter