Ubuntu on Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E4430


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The Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E4430 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

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.
Lenovo: JAET25WW (1.04 ) (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:


Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th Gen Core Processor HD Audio Controller

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset High Definition Audio Controller

Intel Haswell HD Audio Controller

Intel Lynx Point HD Audio Controller


Lenovo JAET25WW (1.04 )


Intel Unknown


Lenovo 914SL01


Acer Webcam


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


Advanced Silicon S.A. MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ8E1


Lenovo Notebook


Advanced Silicon S.A. WDC WD5000LPVX-08V0TT2


Advanced Silicon S.A. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


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


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

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Advanced Silicon S.A. HDA Intel PCH Mic

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

Intel Lynx Point 6-Port SATA AHCI Controller

DigitalPersona, Inc. VSF XXX Fingerprint Reader

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Unknown

Intel Unknown


Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4000M CPU @ 2.40GHz


Advanced Silicon S.A. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad


Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB EHCI #1

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB EHCI #2

Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI


Intel 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller


Intel Wireless 7260