Ubuntu on Dell Vostro 3900G, Vostro 3902, Vostro 3800 and Vostro 3900

The Dell Vostro 3900G, Vostro 3902, Vostro 3800 and Vostro 3900 desktops with the components described below have 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.

Releases

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.

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz
BIOS
Dell X25
Video
Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Storage
Generic- Compact Flash
Storage
Generic- SD/MMC
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. ST2000DM001-1CH164
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. TOSHIBA DT01ACA100