Ubuntu on HP Pavilion 14 Notebook PC

The HP Pavilion 14 Notebook PC notebook 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.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Hibernate
Hibernate is not working on this system
Hybrid Video
Some versions of this system come with two different graphics processors: an Intel UMA on-board adapter and an additional GPU from either nVidia or ATI. On this system, only the Intel graphics chip has been tested and certified. The use of the additional GPU is not supported for this release.
BIOS
Insyde B.12 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Function keys
Video-out and Wireless keys don't work on this system. To control screen display mode, use the "Displays" utility found in "System Settings". To control wireless, please use the network manager.
Touchpad
Horizontal scrolling does not work
Hybrid Video
Some versions of this system come with two different graphics processors: an Intel UMA on-board adapter and an additional GPU from either nVidia or ATI. On this system, only the Intel graphics chip has been tested and certified. The use of the additional GPU is not supported for this release.
BIOS
Insyde B.12 (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

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.
Updates required
This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.
BIOS
Insyde B.12 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3217U CPU @ 1.80GHz
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Sun XT [Radeon HD 8670A/8670M/8690M]
Video
Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
Storage
MUSHKIN MKNUFDPR2GB
Storage
Unknown TOSHIBA MQ01ABF050
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD7500BPVT-60HXZT3