Ubuntu on Lenovo ThinkCentre M72e

The Lenovo ThinkCentre M72e desktop with the components described below has been awarded the status of Certified for Ubuntu.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.5 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.
Media Card Reader
Please do not use "Safely remove" to remove your media card, it will cause your card reader stop working until you restart your computer.
DisplayPort audio
DisplayPort audio does not work. External display through DisplayPort works normally.
BIOS
Lenovo: F1KT27AUS (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 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.
BIOS
Lenovo: F1KT27AUS (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770S CPU @ 3.10GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Caicos PRO [Radeon HD 7450]
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Storage
MUSHKIN MKNUFDPR2GB
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. ST1000DM003-9YN162
Storage
Unknown ST1000DM003-9YN162