Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 7460

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The Dell Inspiron 7460 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 16.04 LTS 64 Bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Testing details

This system was tested with 16.04 LTS, running the 4.4.0-23-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.

Bluetooth 4.0 HID

Bluetooth 4.0 HID devices are not working on this system

BIOS
Dell: 1.0.1 (UEFI)

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (10ec:8168)

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz

Video

nVidia GM108M [GeForce 940MX] (10de:134d)

Intel HD Graphics 620 (8086:5916)

Wireless

Intel Wireless 3165 (8086:3165)

Hardware details

Audio

Intel Sunrise Point-LP HD Audio (8086:9d71)

Intel Unknown

BIOS

Dell 1.0.1

Bluetooth

Intel 8087:0a2a (8087:0a2a)

Board

Dell Unknown

Cardreader

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5129 Card Reader Controller (0bda:0129)

Chassis

Dell Docking Station

Dell Laptop

Disk

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. ST500LM021-1KJ152

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. TOSHIBA THNSNK128GVN8 M.2 2280 128GB

Efi

American Megatrends Inc. /var/log/kern.log.1:EFI v2.40

American Megatrends Inc. /var/log/kern.log:EFI v2.40

Keyboard

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. AT Translated Set 2 keyboard

Network

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (10ec:8168)

Processor

Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz

System

Dell Inspiron 7460

Touchpad

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. DELL0781:00 06CB:7E7D Touchpad

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad

USB

Intel Sunrise Point-LP USB 3.0 xHCI Controller (8086:9d2f)

Video

nVidia GM108M [GeForce 940MX] (10de:134d)

Intel HD Graphics 620 (8086:5916)

Wireless

Intel Wireless 3165 (8086:3165)

Other

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. DELL Wireless hotkeys

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. Dell WMI hotkeys

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=7

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=8

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. HDA Intel PCH Headphone Mic

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. Lid Switch

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. Power Button

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. Sleep Button

Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co.,Ltd. Video Bus

Intel Skylake Processor Thermal Subsystem (8086:1903)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP SATA Controller [AHCI mode] (8086:9d03)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP PMC (8086:9d21)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP SMBus (8086:9d23)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP Thermal subsystem (8086:9d31)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP CSME HECI #1 (8086:9d3a)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller #0 (8086:9d60)

Intel Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller #1 (8086:9d61)

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub (1d6b:0002)

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub (1d6b:0003)