Ubuntu on HP 655

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The HP 655 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 12.04.5 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary AMD video driver is required for full functionality.
BIOS
Insyde: F.21 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
Proprietary Drivers Required
Installation of proprietary AMD video driver is required for full functionality.
BIOS
Insyde: F.21 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

BIOS
Insyde: F.21 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

ATI Technologies Inc Wrestler HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 6250/6310]

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Wrestler HDMI Audio

BIOS

Insyde F.21

Board

Hewlett-Packard 1885

Capture

Advanced Silicon S.A. HP Webcam-50

None HP Webcam-50

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

Z-Star Microelectronics Corp. Unknown

Cardreader

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

Generic- SD/M.S.

Cdrom

Advanced Silicon S.A. hp DVD RW AD-7760H

None hp DVD RW AD-7760H

Unknown hp DVD RW AD-7760H

Chassis

Hewlett-Packard Notebook

Disk

Advanced Silicon S.A. Hitachi HTS547550A9E384

None Hitachi HTS547550A9E384

Unknown Hitachi HTS547550A9E384

MUSHKIN MKNUFDPR2GB

Keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

None AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Unknown AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Mouse

None USB Optical Mouse

Primax Electronics, Ltd HP Optical Mouse

Lenovo Unknown

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller

Other

Advanced Silicon S.A. HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

None HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Unknown HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Silicon S.A. HD-Audio Generic Headphone

Unknown HD-Audio Generic Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HD-Audio Generic Mic

Unknown HD-Audio Generic Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HP WMI hotkeys

Unknown HP WMI hotkeys

Unknown HP Wireless hotkeys

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Unknown Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Unknown Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Unknown Video Bus

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 14h Processor Root Complex

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 12h/14h Processor Function 0

Advanced Micro Devices Family 12h/14h Processor Function 1

Advanced Micro Devices Family 12h/14h Processor Function 2

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 12h/14h Processor Function 3

Advanced Micro Devices Family 12h/14h Processor Function 4

Advanced Micro Devices Family 12h/14h Processor Function 5

Advanced Micro Devices Family 12h/14h Processor Function 6

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 12h/14h Processor Function 7

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

PNP AT DMA Controller

PNP None

Advanced Silicon S.A. hp-wifi

None hp-wifi

Advanced Silicon S.A. phy0

Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Processor

AMD processor AMD E1-1200 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics

System

Hewlett-Packard HP 655 Notebook PC

Touch

None SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Touchpad

Advanced Silicon S.A. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Unknown SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Usb

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB OHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller

Kingston Technology Company, Inc. Unknown

Video

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Wrestler [Radeon HD 7310]

Wireless

Advanced Silicon S.A. Unknown

Atheros Communications AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter