Ubuntu on HP Pavilion 500 Desktop PC and PRO 3515 MT

The HP Pavilion 500 Desktop PC and PRO 3515 MT desktop with the components described below have 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 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.
AMI: 8.15 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

AMD AMD A8-5500 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics
nVidia GK106 [GeForce GTX 645 OEM]
Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet
Advanced Silicon S.A. Hitachi HDS721050CLA662
Generic Mass Storage Device