Ubuntu on Dell Latitude E5540

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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

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

Hibernate

Hibernate is not working properly on this system

BIOS
Dell: X27 (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4300U CPU @ 1.90GHz

Video

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Ethernet

Intel Ethernet Connection I218-LM

Wireless

Broadcom BCM4352 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter

Hardware details

Audio

Intel Haswell-ULT HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point-LP HD Audio Controller

Intel Unknown

BIOS

Dell X27

Bluetooth

Broadcom BCM20702A0

Board

Dell 0V19JF

Capture

Microdia Unknown

Cardreader

O2 Micro, Inc. SD/MMC Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

Transcend Information, Inc. PLDS DVD+/-RW DU-8A5HH

Chassis

Dell Laptop

Disk

Transcend Information, Inc. HGST HTS545032A7E680

Keyboard

Transcend Information, Inc. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Transcend Information, Inc. GlidePoint Virtual Touchpad

Mouse

Avago Technologies, Pte. ADNS-5700 Optical Mouse Controller (3-button)

Network

Intel Ethernet Connection I218-LM

Other

Transcend Information, Inc. Dell WMI hotkeys

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel MID HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Dock Line Out

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Dock Mic

Transcend Information, Inc. HDA Intel PCH Front Headphone

Transcend Information, Inc. Lid Switch

Transcend Information, Inc. Power Button

Transcend Information, Inc. Sleep Button

Transcend Information, Inc. 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 LPC Controller

Standard Microsystems Corp. USB 2.0 Hub

Validity Sensors, Inc. VFS495 Fingerprint Reader

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Dell Computer Corporation DW1550

Intel Unknown

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4300U CPU @ 1.90GHz

System

Dell Latitude E5540

Usb

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB EHCI #1

Intel Lynx Point-LP USB xHCI HC

Video

Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller

Wireless

Broadcom BCM4352 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter