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|align="center"|'''[[HCL|Hardware Compatibility List]] - [[HCL/Laptops|Laptops main page]]''' <br> [[HCL/Laptops/Acer|Acer]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Apple|Apple]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Asus|Asus]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Compaq|Compaq]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Dell|Dell]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Digital|Digital]] - [[HCL/Laptops/ECS|ECS]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Siemens-Fujitsu|Siemens-Fujitsu]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Gateway|Gateway]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Hitachi|Hitachi]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Higrade|Higrade]] - [[HCL/Laptops/HP|HP]] - [[HCL/Laptops/IBM|IBM/Lenovo]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Medion|Medion]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Micron|Micron]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Mitac|Mitac]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Mitsubishi|Mitsubishi]] - [[HCL/Laptops/NEC|NEC]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Panasonic|Panasonic]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Samsung|Samsung]] -  [[HCL/Laptops/Sony|Sony]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Toshiba|Toshiba]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Zenith|Zenith]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Other|Other]]
 
|align="center"|'''[[HCL|Hardware Compatibility List]] - [[HCL/Laptops|Laptops main page]]''' <br> [[HCL/Laptops/Acer|Acer]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Apple|Apple]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Asus|Asus]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Compaq|Compaq]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Dell|Dell]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Digital|Digital]] - [[HCL/Laptops/ECS|ECS]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Siemens-Fujitsu|Siemens-Fujitsu]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Gateway|Gateway]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Hitachi|Hitachi]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Higrade|Higrade]] - [[HCL/Laptops/HP|HP]] - [[HCL/Laptops/IBM|IBM/Lenovo]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Medion|Medion]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Micron|Micron]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Mitac|Mitac]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Mitsubishi|Mitsubishi]] - [[HCL/Laptops/NEC|NEC]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Panasonic|Panasonic]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Samsung|Samsung]] -  [[HCL/Laptops/Sony|Sony]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Toshiba|Toshiba]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Zenith|Zenith]] - [[HCL/Laptops/Other|Other]]
 
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|<small>[[HCL/Laptops|Laptops]] - [[HCL/Desktops|Desktops]] - [[HCL/Servers|Servers]] - [[HCL/Virtual Machines|Virtual Machines]]</small>
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<small>[[HCL/Web Cameras|Web Cameras]] - [[HCL/UPS|UPS]] - [[HCL/Floppy Drives|Floppy Drives]] - [[HCL/CD and DVD Writer/Readers|CD and DVD Writer/Readers]] - [[HCL/SCSI Adapters|SCSI Adapters]] - [[HCL/Gadgets|Gadgets]] - [[HCL/SATA IDE Cards|SATA IDE Cards]] - [[HCL/Keyboards|Keyboards]] - [[HCL/Main Boards|Main Boards]] - [[HCL/RAID Controllers|RAID Controllers]]</small>
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| e1405 || Any || 3D with x86-video-intel-2.0, native resolution with xorg-server-1.3 (1440x900)|| Intel HD audio with alsa || Yes || Yes, ipw3945 || Yes || Suspend-to-ram shaky, hibernate is flawless || Untested || SD Card reader works out of the box || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| e1405 || Any || 3D with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} 2.0, native resolution with xorg-server 1.3 (1440x900)|| Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes || Yes, ipw3945 || Yes || Suspend-to-ram shaky, hibernate is flawless || Untested || SD Card reader works out of the box || Everything else works without a hitch ||
 
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| d420 || Duke || 3D with xf86-video-i810 and 915resolution, native resolution with xorg-server-1.2 (1280x800) || Intel HD audio with alsa || Yes (with tg3) || Yes (with ipw3945) || N/A || Both hibernate and suspend-to-ram and works with powersaved || Untested || Have not tested SD Card reader || External D-Bay dvd/cdrw works, docking station mostly works (can undock, but locks up on redocking) ||
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| E6420 || 2011.08.19 || Intel HD3000 {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}}|| Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes, e1000e|| Yes, bcma-pci-bridge|| Untested || Suspend-to-ram good, hibernate not working || No modem || SD Card reader works out of the box, SmartCard reader works with ccid, opensc, pcsc-tools. Touchpad (alps a10) pointer aspens by default, install {{AUR|psmouse-elantech}} from [[AUR]] to fix it ({{AUR|psmouse-alps}} doesn't work anymore) || Ethernet wasn't working in fresh installation, had to clone repos to HDD and update ||
 
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| d620 || Duke || 3D with nvidia, native resolution with xorg-server-1.2 (1440x900)<br> 3D with Intel 945GM, native resolution 1440x900 || Intel HD audio with alsa || Yes || Yes, bcm4311 PCIE with bcm43xx (with kernel >= 2.6.21). Yes for some models with iwl3945. || N/A|| Suspend-to-ram perfect, hibernate works fine. || Untested || not tested Smart Card Reader || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| d420 || Duke || {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}}, native resolution with xorg-server 1.2 (1280x800) || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes (with tg3) || Yes (with ipw3945) || N/A || || Untested || Have not tested SD Card reader || External D-Bay DVD/CD-RW works, docking station mostly works (can un-dock, but locks up on re-docking) ||
 
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| d820 || Duke || 3D with nvidia drivers || Intel HD audio with alsa || Yes || Yes, IPW3945 || YES|| Suspending with KDE works || Untested || Everything works, even fingerprint reader with bioapi and pam_bioapi || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| d620 || Duke || 3D with NVIDIA, native resolution with xorg-server 1.2 (1440x900)<br> 3D with Intel 945GM, native resolution 1440x900 || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes || Yes, bcm4311 PCI-E with bcm43xx. Yes for some models with iwl3945. || N/A|| Suspend-to-RAM perfect, hibernate works fine. || Untested || not tested Smart Card Reader || Everything else works without a hitch ||
 
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| Inspiron1501 || Duke || 3D with proprietary ATI fglrx || Intel HD audio with alsa || Yes || Yes, bcm4311 PCIE with bcm43xx (with kernel >= 2.6.21) || N/A|| Untested || Untested || Smart Card Reader works out of the box || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| d820 || Duke || 3D with NVIDIA drivers || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes || Yes, IPW3945 || Yes || Suspending with KDE works || Untested || Everything works, even fingerprint reader with bioapi and pam_bioapi || Everything else works without a hitch ||
 
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| XPS M1210 || Duke || 3D with nvidia open source drivers || sigmatel audio with alsa || b44 module, out of the box || IPW 3945, command-line wireless_tools || not tested || not tested || not tested || rico card reader worked out of the box, hotkeys using keytouch, webcam works unstable. in mplayer use driver=v4l2:device=/dev/video0 || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| Inspiron 1420 || 2012.09 || 3D with xf86-video-noveau || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes || Yes, broadcom-wl needed from AUR || Untested || Untested || Untested || Untested || Everything that I've tested works great without any problem ||
 
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| Inspiron 1520 || Core Dump || 3D with nvidia|| sigmatel audio with alsa|| b44 module, out of the box || b43, need firmware || Yes ||Both hibernate and suspend-to-ram and works with pm-utils || untested ||hotkeys works out of the box using hal ||Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| Inspiron 1501 || Duke || 3D with proprietary ATI fglrx || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Yes || Yes, BCM4311 PCI-E with bcm43xx || N/A || Untested || Untested || Smart Card Reader works out of the box || Everything else works without a hitch ||
 
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| [[Dell_Inspiron_1525|Inspiron 1525]] || Archlinux 2008.06 - "Overlord" FTP Install || 3D with x86-video-intel-2.4.3, native resolution with xorg-server-1.5.3 (1280x800)|| Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with ALSA || Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) || PRO/Wireless 3945ABG with iwlwifi-3945-ucode-15.28.2.8 || Untested (doesn't have) || Untested || Untested || SD Card Reader works out of the box || Fn+Up/Down (lcd bright control) works independently of the OS. Everything else work out of the box||
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| XPS M1210 || Duke || 3D with NVIDIA open source drivers || SigmaTel audio with [[ALSA]] || b44 module, out of the box || IPW 3945, command-line wireless_tools || Untested || Untested || Untested || rico card reader worked out of the box, hotkeys using keytouch, web cam works unstable. In [[MPlayer]], use driver=v4l2:device=/dev/video0 || Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| XPS L322 || 2013_03 || Intel HD 4000, with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || No Ethernet Port || Yes || Untested || Yes || No Modem || No SD Card slot || ALPS Touchpad recognized only as ps2 mouse, two-finger scroll, finger tap to click, etc... does not work. Some new mouse drivers suggest a fix but haven't worked.  ||
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| Inspiron 1520 || Core Dump || 3D with NVIDIA || SigmaTel audio with [[ALSA]] || b44 module, out of the box || b43, need firmware || Yes || Both hibernate and suspend-to-ram and works with [[pm-utils]] || untested || hotkeys work out of the box using [[HAL]] ||Everything else works without a hitch ||
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| [[Dell_Inspiron_1525|Inspiron 1525]] || Arch Linux 2008.06 - "Overlord" FTP Install || 3D with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} 2.4.3, native resolution with xorg-server-1.5.3 (1280x800)|| Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with [[ALSA]] || Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) || PRO/Wireless 3945ABG with iwlwifi-3945-ucode-15.28.2.8 || Untested (does not have) || Untested || Untested || SD Card Reader works out of the box || {{ic|Fn+Up/Down}} (LCD brightness control) works independently of the OS. Everything else work out of the box||
 
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| Inspiron 1525 || Core Dump (2008.03 iso) || 3D with x86-video-intel-2.2, native resolution with xorg-server-1.4 (1280x800)|| Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with ALSA || Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) || Broadcom BCM4310: Yes, ndiswrapper (AUR broadcom-wl work, must blacklist ssb module)|| Untested (doesn't have) || Untested || Untested || SD Card Reader (Ricoh) works out of the box || Fn+Up/Down (lcd bright control) works independently of the OS , Media keys configured with KeyTouch . DVDRW drive and everything else work out of the box||
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| Inspiron 1525 || Core Dump (2008.03 ISO) || 3D with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} 2.2, native resolution with xorg-server 1.4 (1280x800)|| Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with [[ALSA]] || Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) || Broadcom BCM4310: Yes, [[Wireless_Setup#ndiswrapper|ndiswrapper]] ([[Arch User Repository|AUR]] {{AUR|broadcom-wl}} work, must blacklist {{ic|ssb}} module)|| Untested (does not have) || Untested || Untested || SD Card Reader (Ricoh) works out of the box || {{ic|Fn+Up/Down}} (LCD bright control) works independently of the OS; media keys configured with KeyTouch. DVD-RW drive and everything else work out of the box||
 
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| Inspiron 1300 || Don't Panic (Core Dump version) || 3D with xf86-video-intel || intel || b44 module, out of the box || BCM4318 based card, works with ndiswrapper || N/A || Untested || Untested ||   || Everything works out of the box except wireless and sometimes screen resolution ||
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| [[Dell Inspiron 1564|Inspiron 1564]] || Core Dump || 3D with either [[ATI Catalyst|Catalyst]] or [[ATI|xf86-video-ati]], both works flawlessly. || Intel HD audio with [[ALSA]] || Realtek RTL8101E Ethernet Controller || Intel WiFi Link 5100 with iwlagn driver || Untested || Both suspend and hibernate work flawlessly with [[pm-utils]] || Untested || Realtek Card Reader works out-of-the-box. LCD brightness works out-of-the-box, volume keys need configuring through key bindings. || Overall, this laptop is Linux friendly. ||
 
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| [[Dell XPS M1330]] || Don't Panic (2007.08-2) || For dedicated graphics (NVIDIA 8400m) works with nvidia package || Works with Intel HD Audio and Alsa, but need to configure mic || Yes || Works with iwl4965 || Can set BT but haven't tested with any devices|| Suspend works fine with pm-utils (acpi-cpufreq problem: http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=44500) || Untested || 2.0MP webcam works with uvcvideo, media keys work with keytouch or esekeyd, IR remote works, SD card works || Everything basically worked out of the box except the microphone ||
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| Inspiron 1764 || 2011.08.19 || 3D with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} || Works well with [[ALSA]] || Realtek RTL8101E 10/100 Ethernet Controller || [[Broadcom_wireless|Broadcom BCM43224]] 802.11a/b/g/n works well with [[Broadcom_wireless#brcmsmac.2Fbrcmfmac|brcmsmac]] || Untested || Untested || Does not have a modem || SD card reader and LCD brightness {{ic|Fn}} keys work out-of-the-box || Fan control/monitoring is completely broken with {{Pkg|i8kutils}}/{{Pkg|i8kmon}} ||
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| Inspiron 1300 || Don't Panic (Core Dump version) || 3D with {{Pkg|xf86-video-intel}} || Intel || b44 module, out of the box || BCM4318-based card, works with [[Wireless_Setup#ndiswrapper|ndiswrapper]] || N/A || Untested || Untested ||  || Everything works out of the box except wireless and sometimes screen resolution ||
 
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| [[Dell Latitude D830]] || Don't Panic (2007.08-2) || NVIDIA Quadro NVS 140M with proprietary NVIDIA drivers || Alsa with the snd_hda_intel module || yes, with tg3 module || yes, with iwl3965 module || yes || yes, with pm-utils || untested || || ||
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| [[Dell XPS M1330]] || Don't Panic (2007.08-2) || For dedicated graphics (NVIDIA 8400m) works with NVIDIA package || Works with Intel HD Audio and [[ALSA]], but need to configure microphone || Yes || Works with iwl4965 || Can set BT but have not tested with any devices || Suspend works fine with [[pm-utils]] (acpi-cpufreq problem: [https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=44500 see forums]) || Untested || 2.0MP webcam works with uvcvideo, media keys work with keytouch or esekeyd, IR remote works, SD card works || Everything basically worked out of the box except the microphone ||
 
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| Dell Studio XPS M1640 || (2009.08) || ATI HD4670 Mobile works with xf86-video-ati (see the forums for 3d support), Catalyst Untested || Works with Intel HD Audio and Alsa. || Yes || Works with iwlagn || BT Works || UWorks but when useing xf86-video-ati there is video corruption upon boot || N/A || Webcam works, media keys work with the dell_laptop kernel module, IR works, Card reader works || Everything basically worked out of the box||
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| Dell Latitude D830 || Don't Panic (2007.08-2) || NVIDIA Quadro NVS 140M with proprietary NVIDIA drivers || [[ALSA]] with the {{ic|snd_hda_intel}} module || Yes, with {{ic|tg3}} module || Yes, with {{ic|iwl3965}} module || Yes || Yes, with [[pm-utils]] || Untested || || ||
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| Dell Studio XPS M1640 || (2009.08) || ATI HD4670 Mobile works with {{Pkg|xf86-video-ati}} (see the forums for 3D support), Catalyst Untested || Works with Intel HD Audio and [[ALSA]]. || Yes || Works with iwlagn || BT Works || Works but when using {{Pkg|xf86-video-ati}} there is video corruption upon boot || N/A || Web cam works, media keys work with the {{ic|dell_laptop}} kernel module, IR works, card reader works || Everything basically worked out of the box||
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| Studio 1749 || 2013.01.04 || Radeon HD 5650M, {{ic|xf86-video-ati}} is almost flawless (just slower 3D), {{ic|catalyst}} is faster but has various issues. || HDA Intel MID, works with [[ALSA]] after adding {{ic|<nowiki>options snd-hda-intel index=0 model=dell-m6-dmic</nowiki>}} to {{ic|/etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf}}. HDMI audio has some issues. || Yes || BCM43224, brcmsmac and wl both work || N/A || Suspend works, hibernate untested. || N/A || SD card reader works, media keys work, webcam and microphone both work. || Flawless except for poor 3D performance and battery life. ||
 
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e1405 Any 3D with xf86-video-intel 2.0, native resolution with xorg-server 1.3 (1440x900) Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes Yes, ipw3945 Yes Suspend-to-ram shaky, hibernate is flawless Untested SD Card reader works out of the box Everything else works without a hitch
E6420 2011.08.19 Intel HD3000 xf86-video-intel Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes, e1000e Yes, bcma-pci-bridge Untested Suspend-to-ram good, hibernate not working No modem SD Card reader works out of the box, SmartCard reader works with ccid, opensc, pcsc-tools. Touchpad (alps a10) pointer aspens by default, install psmouse-elantechAUR from AUR to fix it (psmouse-alpsAUR doesn't work anymore) Ethernet wasn't working in fresh installation, had to clone repos to HDD and update
d420 Duke xf86-video-intel, native resolution with xorg-server 1.2 (1280x800) Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes (with tg3) Yes (with ipw3945) N/A Untested Have not tested SD Card reader External D-Bay DVD/CD-RW works, docking station mostly works (can un-dock, but locks up on re-docking)
d620 Duke 3D with NVIDIA, native resolution with xorg-server 1.2 (1440x900)
3D with Intel 945GM, native resolution 1440x900
Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes Yes, bcm4311 PCI-E with bcm43xx. Yes for some models with iwl3945. N/A Suspend-to-RAM perfect, hibernate works fine. Untested not tested Smart Card Reader Everything else works without a hitch
d820 Duke 3D with NVIDIA drivers Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes Yes, IPW3945 Yes Suspending with KDE works Untested Everything works, even fingerprint reader with bioapi and pam_bioapi Everything else works without a hitch
Inspiron 1420 2012.09 3D with xf86-video-noveau Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes Yes, broadcom-wl needed from AUR Untested Untested Untested Untested Everything that I've tested works great without any problem
Inspiron 1501 Duke 3D with proprietary ATI fglrx Intel HD audio with ALSA Yes Yes, BCM4311 PCI-E with bcm43xx N/A Untested Untested Smart Card Reader works out of the box Everything else works without a hitch
XPS M1210 Duke 3D with NVIDIA open source drivers SigmaTel audio with ALSA b44 module, out of the box IPW 3945, command-line wireless_tools Untested Untested Untested rico card reader worked out of the box, hotkeys using keytouch, web cam works unstable. In MPlayer, use driver=v4l2:device=/dev/video0 Everything else works without a hitch
XPS L322 2013_03 Intel HD 4000, with xf86-video-intel Intel HD audio with ALSA No Ethernet Port Yes Untested Yes No Modem No SD Card slot ALPS Touchpad recognized only as ps2 mouse, two-finger scroll, finger tap to click, etc... does not work. Some new mouse drivers suggest a fix but haven't worked.
Inspiron 1520 Core Dump 3D with NVIDIA SigmaTel audio with ALSA b44 module, out of the box b43, need firmware Yes Both hibernate and suspend-to-ram and works with pm-utils untested hotkeys work out of the box using HAL Everything else works without a hitch
Inspiron 1525 Arch Linux 2008.06 - "Overlord" FTP Install 3D with xf86-video-intel 2.4.3, native resolution with xorg-server-1.5.3 (1280x800) Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with ALSA Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG with iwlwifi-3945-ucode-15.28.2.8 Untested (does not have) Untested Untested SD Card Reader works out of the box Fn+Up/Down (LCD brightness control) works independently of the OS. Everything else work out of the box
Inspiron 1525 Core Dump (2008.03 ISO) 3D with xf86-video-intel 2.2, native resolution with xorg-server 1.4 (1280x800) Intel HD audio (SigmaTel STAC9228 codec) with ALSA Marvell Yukon Gb Ethernet: Yes (sky2 module) Broadcom BCM4310: Yes, ndiswrapper (AUR broadcom-wlAUR work, must blacklist ssb module) Untested (does not have) Untested Untested SD Card Reader (Ricoh) works out of the box Fn+Up/Down (LCD bright control) works independently of the OS; media keys configured with KeyTouch. DVD-RW drive and everything else work out of the box
Inspiron 1564 Core Dump 3D with either Catalyst or xf86-video-ati, both works flawlessly. Intel HD audio with ALSA Realtek RTL8101E Ethernet Controller Intel WiFi Link 5100 with iwlagn driver Untested Both suspend and hibernate work flawlessly with pm-utils Untested Realtek Card Reader works out-of-the-box. LCD brightness works out-of-the-box, volume keys need configuring through key bindings. Overall, this laptop is Linux friendly.
Inspiron 1764 2011.08.19 3D with xf86-video-intel Works well with ALSA Realtek RTL8101E 10/100 Ethernet Controller Broadcom BCM43224 802.11a/b/g/n works well with brcmsmac Untested Untested Does not have a modem SD card reader and LCD brightness Fn keys work out-of-the-box Fan control/monitoring is completely broken with i8kutils/i8kmon
Inspiron 1300 Don't Panic (Core Dump version) 3D with xf86-video-intel Intel b44 module, out of the box BCM4318-based card, works with ndiswrapper N/A Untested Untested Everything works out of the box except wireless and sometimes screen resolution
Dell XPS M1330 Don't Panic (2007.08-2) For dedicated graphics (NVIDIA 8400m) works with NVIDIA package Works with Intel HD Audio and ALSA, but need to configure microphone Yes Works with iwl4965 Can set BT but have not tested with any devices Suspend works fine with pm-utils (acpi-cpufreq problem: see forums) Untested 2.0MP webcam works with uvcvideo, media keys work with keytouch or esekeyd, IR remote works, SD card works Everything basically worked out of the box except the microphone
Dell Latitude D830 Don't Panic (2007.08-2) NVIDIA Quadro NVS 140M with proprietary NVIDIA drivers ALSA with the snd_hda_intel module Yes, with tg3 module Yes, with iwl3965 module Yes Yes, with pm-utils Untested
Dell Studio XPS M1640 (2009.08) ATI HD4670 Mobile works with xf86-video-ati (see the forums for 3D support), Catalyst Untested Works with Intel HD Audio and ALSA. Yes Works with iwlagn BT Works Works but when using xf86-video-ati there is video corruption upon boot N/A Web cam works, media keys work with the dell_laptop kernel module, IR works, card reader works Everything basically worked out of the box
Studio 1749 2013.01.04 Radeon HD 5650M, xf86-video-ati is almost flawless (just slower 3D), catalyst is faster but has various issues. HDA Intel MID, works with ALSA after adding options snd-hda-intel index=0 model=dell-m6-dmic to /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf. HDMI audio has some issues. Yes BCM43224, brcmsmac and wl both work N/A Suspend works, hibernate untested. N/A SD card reader works, media keys work, webcam and microphone both work. Flawless except for poor 3D performance and battery life.