Ubuntu on Dell Precision M4800

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The Dell Precision M4800 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.

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

BIOS
Dell: X35 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Audio

nVidia GK106 HDMI Audio Controller

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset High Definition Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point HD Audio Controller

nVidia Unknown

BIOS

Dell X35

Board

Dell 0FVDR2

Capture

Microdia Unknown

Cardreader

O2 Micro, Inc. SD/MMC Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

Advanced Silicon S.A. HL-DT-ST DVD+/-RW GU70N

Chassis

Dell Laptop

Disk

Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD7500BPKT-75PK4T0

Keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Advanced Silicon S.A. GlidePoint Virtual Touchpad

Network

Intel Ethernet Connection I217-LM

Other

Advanced Silicon S.A. Dell WMI hotkeys

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Front Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Front Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Line Out

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Rear Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA NVidia HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Sleep Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th Gen Core Processor DRAM Controller

Intel Lynx Point 6-Port SATA AHCI Controller

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1

Intel QM87 Express LPC Controller

Intel Lynx Point KT Controller

Broadcom BCM5880 Secure Applications Processor with fingerprint touch sensor

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Unknown

Intel Unknown

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4800MQ CPU @ 2.70GHz

System

Dell Precision M4800

Usb

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB EHCI #1

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB EHCI #2

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI

Video

nVidia GK106GLM [Quadro K2100M]

Wireless

Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300