Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 5755

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The Dell Inspiron 5755 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 14.04 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Testing details

This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.13.0-38-generic kernel.

Certification notes

Slow Resume from Suspend

This system does not not meet our performance criteria for resuming from suspend, but suspend/resume is functional and other functionality is not affected.

BIOS
Dell: X16 (UEFI)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Processor

AMD AMD A8-7410 APU with AMD Radeon R5 Graphics

Video

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mullins [Radeon APU A4-6000 with R2 Graphics]

Ethernet

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller

Wireless

Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n

Hardware details

Audio

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

BIOS

Dell X16

Bluetooth

Broadcom Corporation BCM43142A0

Board

Dell 014B91

Capture

Sunplus Innovation Technology Inc. Integrated_Webcam_HD

Cardreader

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH SD Flash Controller

Generic USB2.0-CRW

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5129 Card Reader Controller

Cdrom

Aquantia Corp. TSSTcorp DVD+/-RW SU-208GB

Chassis

Dell Portable

Disk

Aquantia Corp. ST1000LM014-1EJ164

Efi

American Megatrends Inc. EFI v2.40

Keyboard

Aquantia Corp. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller

Processor

AMD AMD A8-7410 APU with AMD Radeon R5 Graphics

System

Dell Inspiron 5755

Touchpad

Synaptics, Inc. 06cb:75bf

Touchscreen

Elan Microelectronics Corp. 04f3:031c

Usb

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson USB EHCI Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH USB XHCI Controller

Video

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mullins [Radeon APU A4-6000 with R2 Graphics]

Wireless

Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n

Other

Aquantia Corp. Dell WMI hotkeys

Aquantia Corp. HD-Audio Generic HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Aquantia Corp. HD-Audio Generic Headphone Mic

Aquantia Corp. Lid Switch

Aquantia Corp. Power Button

Aquantia Corp. Sleep Button

Aquantia Corp. Video Bus

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 16h Processor Functions 5:1

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SATA Controller [AHCI mode]

Advanced Micro Devices Hudson SMBus Controller

Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] FCH LPC Bridge

Advanced Micro Devices 0438:7900

Broadcom Corporation BCM43142A0 Bluetooth

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub