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. Certified OEM images are also available for Ubuntu Advantage customers.

Make Desktops Laptops
Dell 120 251
HP 74 78
Lenovo 53 77
Acer 4 -
Crambo - 1
Intel 1 -

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 89 145
14.04 LTS 165 263