Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E5540

The Dell Latitude E5540 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

Certification notes

Hibernate is not working properly on this system
Dell: X27 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4300U CPU @ 1.90GHz
Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller
Intel Ethernet Connection I218-LM
Advanced Silicon S.A. HGST HTS545032A7E680