Ubuntu on Dell Optiplex XE2

The Dell Optiplex XE2 mini tower 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 12.04.3 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
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.
Dell A03 (Legacy)
Dell X44 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Broadcom NetXtreme BCM5722 Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express
Intel Ethernet Connection I217-LM
Generic Mass Storage Device
Generic- SM/xD Picture
Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD2500AAKX-75U6AA0
Unknown WDC WD2500AAKX-75U6AA0
Intel 82801 SATA Controller [RAID mode]