Ubuntu on HP ENVY 6 Sleekbook

The HP ENVY 6 Sleekbook 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.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 64-bit

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.
Wi-Fi key
Wi-Fi key is useless. Disabling and enabling Wi-Fi works as expected when using the network indicator.
Video Out Key
The video out hotkey is not working on this system. You can open the Display settings to control the video out modes.
Hybrid Video
Some versions of this system come with two different graphics processors: an Intel UMA on-board adapter and an additional GPU from either nVidia or ATI. On this system, only the Intel graphics chip has been tested and certified. The use of the additional GPU is not supported for this release.
BIOS
Insyde B.38 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Hibernate
Hibernate may fail on this system

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2367M CPU @ 1.40GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Thames [Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series]
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Thames [Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series]
Video
Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. SAMSUNG MZMPC032HBCD-000H1
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. ST320LT007-9ZV142
Storage
None ST320LT007-9ZV142
Storage
Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]