Ubuntu on Lenovo M4450


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The Lenovo M4450 notebook 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

There are no notes for this release.

Lenovo: HQET17WW (1.00 ) (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:


ATI Technologies Inc Trinity HDMI Audio Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Hudson Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Unknown


Lenovo HQET17WW (1.00 )


Broadcom BCM20702A0


Lenovo 914L401


Lite-On Technology Corp. Unknown


Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5227 PCI Express Card Reader


Advanced Silicon S.A. PLDS DVD-RW DU8A5SH


Lenovo Notebook


Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD10JPVX-08JC3T2


Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


Logitech, Inc. Optical Wheel Mouse


Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

Broadcom BCM43228 802.11a/b/g/n


Advanced Silicon S.A. HD-Audio Generic Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HD-Audio Generic Mic

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA ATI HDMI HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Advanced Silicon S.A. Lid Switch

Advanced Silicon S.A. Power Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. Sleep Button

Advanced Silicon S.A. ThinkPad Extra Buttons

Advanced Silicon S.A. Video Bus

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 15h (Models 10h-1fh) Processor Root Port

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Broadcom Bluetooth Adapter

DigitalPersona, Inc. VSF XXX Fingerprint Reader

Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub


AMD AMD A8-5550M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics


Advanced Silicon S.A. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad


Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB OHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH USB XHCI Controller


Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Sun XT [Radeon HD 8670A/8670M/8690M]

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Richland [Radeon HD 8550G]