Ubuntu on Dell Vostro M5460

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The Dell Vostro M5460 portable with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified 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 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit

Available from ubuntu.com

Certification notes

Updates required

This system requires all available updates to be applied in order to work properly.

Legacy Boot Mode Required

This system was certified using Legacy Boot Mode for certification. The use of EFI or "Auto" boot modes may or may not work properly.

Touchpad gestures

From 2-finger touchpad gestures, only scrolling and tapping work on this system.

BIOS
Dell: X11 (Legacy)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3227U CPU @ 1.90GHz

Video

Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller

Ethernet

Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet

Wireless

Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230

Hardware details

Audio

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller

BIOS

Dell X11

Bluetooth

Intel Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) 4.0 + High Speed Adapter

Board

Dell TIE3C4

Capture

Acer Unknown

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5229 PCI Express Card Reader

Chassis

Dell Portable

Disk

Aquantia Corp. ADATA XM17 32GB

Aquantia Corp. ST500LT012-9WS142

Keyboard

Aquantia Corp. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3227U CPU @ 1.90GHz

Raid

Intel 82801 Mobile SATA Controller [RAID mode]

System

Dell Vostro 5460

Touchpad

Aquantia Corp. ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad

Usb

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #1

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI Host Controller

Video

Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller

Wireless

Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230

Other

Aquantia Corp. Dell WMI hotkeys

Aquantia Corp. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Aquantia Corp. HDA Intel PCH Headphone

Aquantia Corp. HDA Intel PCH Mic

Aquantia Corp. Lid Switch

Aquantia Corp. Power Button

Aquantia Corp. Sleep Button

Aquantia Corp. Video Bus

Intel 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 3

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller

Intel 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1

Intel HM77 Express Chipset LPC Controller

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub