Ubuntu on Asus X401A

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The Asus X401A notebook 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 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

Hibernate
Hibernate may fail on this system
BIOS
American Megatrends Inc.: X401A.205 (UEFI)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

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

BIOS

American Megatrends Inc. X401A.205

Bluetooth

None hci0

IMC Networks Unknown

Board

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. X401A

Capture

None Asus WMI hotkeys

None USB 2.0 UVC VGA WebCam

IMC Networks UVC VGA Webcam

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8411 PCI Express Card Reader

Generic- xD/SD/M.S.

Chassis

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Notebook

Efi

EFI v2.31 American Megatrends

Keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

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

Other

None HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Intel 7 Series Chipset Family 6-port SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Intel HM76 Express Chipset LPC Controller

PNP None

ASUSTEK X401-44

None asus-wlan

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2370M CPU @ 2.40GHz

Touch

None ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad

Usb

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI Host Controller

Video

Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter