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.

BIOS
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

BIOS
Dell: X22 (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

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

Video

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Ethernet

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

Wireless

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Unknown

Intel Wireless 7260

Hardware details

Audio

Intel Haswell-ULT HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Unknown

BIOS

Dell A06

Dell X22

Bluetooth

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH hci0

Intel Unknown

Board

Dell 48L010

Dell Unknown

Capture

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Laptop_Integrated_Webcam_HD

Microdia Unknown

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Unknown

Cdrom

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HL-DT-ST DVD+/-RW GU70N

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

Chassis

Dell Portable

Disk

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB

Unknown ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB

Keyboard

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Unknown AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

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

Other

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH 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

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Unknown HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Lid Switch

Unknown Lid Switch

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Power Button

Unknown Power Button

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Sleep Button

Unknown Sleep Button

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Video Bus

Unknown Video Bus

Intel Haswell-ULT DRAM Controller

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

Intel Lynx Point-LP SMBus Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HECI #0

Intel Lynx Point-LP LPC Controller

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH phy1

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Unknown

Processor

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

System

Dell Dell System Inspiron 17 7000 Series 7737

Dell Inspiron 7737

Touchpad

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Unknown SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

Usb

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB EHCI #1

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB xHCI HC

Video

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Dawicontrol Computersysteme GmbH Unknown

Intel Wireless 7260