Ubuntu on Lenovo ThinkPad X240s

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240s 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.


Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

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.
Lenovo: GIET71WW (2.21 ) (Legacy)

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

Hibernate is not working on this system
Lenovo: GIET41WW (1.21 ) (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4350U CPU @ 1.40GHz
Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller
Intel Ethernet Connection I218-V
Advanced Silicon S.A. TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100
Unknown TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100