Ubuntu Desktop certified hardware

As the world’s most popular open-source desktop operating system, Ubuntu is used extensively throughout the enterprise, government, public and education sectors. To meet the demand for preloaded hardware from these areas, Canonical is committed to working closely with high-profile hardware partners around the world. Customers can choose from hundreds of PC configurations that ship preloaded with Ubuntu LTS (Long Term Support), bringing all the major benefits of factory-level quality assurance standards, full support, and tight integration with BIOS, component and board-level certification.

Preloaded Ubuntu LTS OEM versions offer full Canonical factory-level certification, BIOS, component integration and support, where benefits include full support for security patches, bug fixes and more for five years from the date of each LTS release.

The certification chart below highlights OEM partner PCs available preloaded with Ubuntu.

Make Desktops Laptops
Dell 126 268
Lenovo 52 67
HP 14 12
Intel 3 -
Acer 4 -

Each new release of Ubuntu brings exciting new hardware to Ubuntu users. Take a look at certified hardware by release.

Release Desktops Laptops
16.04 LTS 140 192
18.04 LTS 62 156
Core 18 1 -