Ubuntu on HP Compaq 15 TouchSmart Notebook PC, 255 G2 and 15 TouchSmart Notebook PC

The HP Compaq 15 TouchSmart Notebook PC, 255 G2 and 15 TouchSmart Notebook PC notebooks 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

Hibernate
Hibernate does not work on this system

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
AMD processor AMD A6-5200 APU with Radeon(TM) HD Graphics
BIOS
Hewlett-Packard B.0D
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Kabini [Radeon HD 8400]
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
Storage
Advanced Silicon S.A. HGST HTS541075A9E680