Ubuntu on HP 355 G2 Notebook PC


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The HP 355 G2 Notebook PC laptop 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 12.04.4 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Certification notes

MMC Cards
The card reader does not work with MMC cards. SD and SDHC cards, however, should work as expected.
USB 3.0
The USB 3.0 port is recognized as USB 2.0
Insyde: F.00 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:


Unknown ST LIS3LV02DL Accelerometer


Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Kabini HDMI/DP Audio

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH Azalia Controller

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Unknown


Insyde F.00


Broadcom BCM20702A0


Hewlett-Packard 22C1


Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Unknown


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


Hewlett-Packard Notebook


Unknown ST500LT012-1DG142


Unknown AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


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

Broadcom BCM43228 802.11a/b/g/n


Unknown HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Unknown HD-Audio Generic Headphone

Unknown HD-Audio Generic Mic

Unknown HP WMI hotkeys

Unknown HP Wireless hotkeys

Unknown Lid Switch

Unknown Power Button

Unknown Video Bus

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Advanced Micro Devices Unknown

Advanced Silicon S.A. HP Portable Bumble Bee

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub


AMD processor Unknown


Hewlett-Packard Presario CQ45 Notebook PC


Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH USB XHCI Controller


Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mullins [Radeon APU E2-4000 with R2 Graphics]