Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 3541

The Dell Inspiron 3541 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.

Releases

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

Certification notes

External monitor while running on battery
External monitor behaviour is not correct when the system is running on battery. Please, connect to AC when working with an external monitor connected.
BIOS
Dell X16 (Legacy)

Hardware overview

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor
AMD AMD A4-6210 APU with AMD Radeon R3 Graphics
Video
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mullins [Radeon APU A6-6200 with R3 Graphics]
Network
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller
Storage
Unknown ST320LM001 HN-M320MBB