Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 7737


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The Dell Inspiron 7737 portable 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 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
Touchpad gestures
3 or more finger touchpad gestures do not work on this system.
Touchpad gestures
From 2-finger touchpad gestures, only scrolling works on this system.
Legacy Boot Mode Required
This system was certified using Legacy Boot Mode for certification. The use of EFI or "Auto" boot modes may or may not work properly.
Dell: A06 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

Bluetooth audio
Bluetooth audio may not work on this system
Dell: X22 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:


Intel Haswell-ULT HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Unknown


Dell A06

Dell X22


Advanced Silicon S.A. hci0

Intel Unknown


Dell 48L010

Dell Unknown


Advanced Silicon S.A. Laptop_Integrated_Webcam_HD

Microdia Unknown


Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Unknown


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

Unknown HL-DT-ST DVD+/-RW GU70N


Dell Portable


Advanced Silicon S.A. ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB

Unknown ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB


Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Unknown AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller

Intel Unknown

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


Advanced Silicon S.A. Dell WMI hotkeys

Unknown Dell WMI hotkeys

Unknown HDA Intel HDMI HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Unknown HDA Intel HDMI HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Unknown HDA Intel HDMI HDMI/DP,pcm=8

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

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

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Unknown HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Unknown Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Unknown Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Sleep Button

Unknown Sleep Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Unknown Video Bus

Intel Lynx Point-LP SATA Controller 1 [AHCI mode]

Advanced Silicon S.A. phy1

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Unknown


Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4200U CPU @ 1.60GHz


Dell Dell System Inspiron 17 7000 Series 7737

Dell Inspiron 7737


Advanced Silicon S.A. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Unknown SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad


Intel Lynx Point-LP USB EHCI #1

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB xHCI HC


Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller


Advanced Silicon S.A. Unknown

Intel Wireless 7260