Ubuntu on Dell Latitude 3540

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The Dell Latitude 3540 portable 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

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
Dell: X12 (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4500U CPU @ 1.80GHz

Video

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Venus PRO [Radeon HD 8800M Series]

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Ethernet

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

Wireless

Atheros Communications AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter

Hardware details

Audio

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Unknown

BIOS

Dell X12

Bluetooth

Atheros Communications Unknown

Capture

Suyin Corp. Unknown

Cardreader

Generic USB2.0-CRW

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5129 Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH PLDS DVD+/-RW DU-8A5HH

Chassis

Dell Portable

Disk

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH ST1000LX003-1CV164

Keyboard

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

Other

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Dell WMI hotkeys

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Lid Switch

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Power Button

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Video Bus

Intel Haswell-ULT DRAM Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP PCI Express Root Port 5

Intel Lynx Point-LP SMBus Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HECI #0

Intel Lynx Point-LP LPC Controller

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Unknown

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4500U CPU @ 1.80GHz

Raid

Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]

System

Dell Latitude 3540

Touchpad

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Usb

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB EHCI #1

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB xHCI HC

Video

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Venus PRO [Radeon HD 8800M Series]

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Atheros Communications AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter