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 overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Accelerometer

Advanced Silicon S.A. ST LIS3LV02DL Accelerometer

Audio

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

BIOS

Insyde F.22

Board

Hewlett-Packard 181B

Capture

Advanced Silicon S.A. 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

Advanced Silicon S.A. hp DVD RW AD-7740H

None hp DVD RW AD-7740H

Chassis

Hewlett-Packard Notebook

Disk

Advanced Silicon S.A. TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

None TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

Keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. 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

Other

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

None HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HP WMI hotkeys

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Intel Xeon E3-1200/2nd Generation Core Processor Family PCI Express Root Port

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 1

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 3

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

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 6

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1

PNP None

Advanced Silicon S.A. hp-wifi

None hp-wifi

Advanced Silicon S.A. phy0

Validity Sensors, Inc. Fingerprint scanner

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub

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

Advanced Silicon S.A. 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

Advanced Silicon S.A. Unknown

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter