Ubuntu on Dell
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Dell Inspiron N5525 portable 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 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit
Available from ubuntu.com
Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary AMD video driver is required for full functionality.
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
Dell: X26 (Legacy)
This system was tested with these key components:
ATI Technologies Inc Trinity HDMI Audio Controller
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Hudson Azalia Controller
Atheros Communications AR3012
Suyin Corp. Unknown
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH SD Flash Controller
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5129 Card Reader Controller
Transcend Information, Inc. MATSHITA DVD+/-RW UJ8C1
Transcend Information, Inc. Hitachi HTS545050A7E380
Transcend Information, Inc. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
Transcend Information, Inc. Dell WMI hotkeys
Transcend Information, Inc. HD-Audio Generic Headphone
Transcend Information, Inc. HD-Audio Generic Mic
Transcend Information, Inc. Lid Switch
Transcend Information, Inc. Power Button
Transcend Information, Inc. Video Bus
Advanced Micro Devices Family 15h (Models 10h-1fh) Processor Root Port
Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]
Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SMBus Controller
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH LPC Bridge
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH PCI Bridge
Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub
AMD processor AMD A8-4500M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
Dell Inspiron 5525
Transcend Information, Inc. ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad
Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB OHCI Controller
Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH USB XHCI Controller
Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Trinity [Radeon HD 7640G]
Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter