Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E6540

The Dell Latitude E6540 laptop 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.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.
BIOS
Dell X32 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4800MQ CPU @ 2.70GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mars XTX [Radeon HD 8790M]
Video
Intel 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller
Network
Intel Ethernet Connection I217-LM
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD5000BPKT-75PK4T0
Storage
Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]