Ubuntu on HP ENVY Pavilion dv6

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The HP ENVY Pavilion dv6 notebook 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 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

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.

Updates Required

This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.

BIOS
Insyde: F.22 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

BIOS
Insyde: F.22 (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2450M CPU @ 2.50GHz

Video

nVidia GF108M [GeForce GT 630M]

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Ethernet

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

Wireless

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Unknown

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter

Hardware details

Accelerometer

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH ST LIS3LV02DL Accelerometer

Audio

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller

BIOS

Insyde F.22

Board

Hewlett-Packard 181B

Capture

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HP Truevision HD

None HP Truevision HD

Cheng Uei Precision Industry Co., Ltd (Foxlink) Unknown

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5229 PCI Express Card Reader

Generic- SD/M.S.

Cdrom

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH hp DVD RW AD-7740H

None hp DVD RW AD-7740H

Chassis

Hewlett-Packard Notebook

Disk

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

None TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

Keyboard

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Mouse

None USB Optical Mouse

Primax Electronics, Ltd HP Optical Mouse

Network

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

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2450M CPU @ 2.50GHz

Raid

Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]

System

Hewlett-Packard HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Touch

None SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Touchpad

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Usb

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

Video

nVidia GF108M [GeForce GT 630M]

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Unknown

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter

Other

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

None HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel PCH Mic

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HP WMI hotkeys

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Lid Switch

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Power Button

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Video Bus

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 4

Intel HM77 Express Chipset LPC Controller

PNP None

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH hp-wifi

None hp-wifi

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH phy0

Validity Sensors, Inc. Fingerprint scanner

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub