DellPrecisionM4300

Current Issues

The internal bluetooth card needs to be reset rather often to work.

Using nVidia drivers to get best graphics performance.

System Info

system-manufacturer: Dell

system-product-name: Precision M4300

system-version:

Hardware details

Screen & Monitors

Device

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Intrepid (current development)

Screen

Untested

Untested

Excellent

Excellent

Correct resolution?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Correct refresh rate?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

3D Acceleration

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External monitor works?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External monitor - mirrors

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External monitor - extend desktop

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Power Management

Battery detected?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Hibernates?

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

Suspend

Untested

Untested

NO

NO

Dim monitor on battery

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Blank monitor on inactivity

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Lid Close

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Cpu frequency scaling

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Sound

Sound works?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Correct volume?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Hardware volume switch

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Headphone jack

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Mic jack

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Networking

Wired NIC

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Wireless NIC

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Firewire

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Bluetooth

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Infrared

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Touchpad & Mice

Touchpad

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Doubletap = double click

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Scroll down side

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - USB

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

External mouse - Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Docking Station/Port Replicator

AC through replicator

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

USB

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - VGA

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - DVI

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

NIC

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

PS/2

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Additional Hardware

Fingerprint reader

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

CD/DVD drive

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA cards

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Parallel Ports

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Card reader(s)

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Function and other keys

Fn key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Intrepid (current development)

+ F1

Sleep

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F3

Display Battery Info

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

+ F7

Letterbox LCD

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F8

CRT/LCD

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ ArrowUp

Increase brightness

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

+ ArrowDown

Decrease brightness

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Other special keys

Key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Intrepid (current development)

Mute

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Volume down

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Volume up

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Play/Pause

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Previous Track

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Next Track

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Stop

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Notes

Great laptop choice for Linux, as all work out of the box.


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LaptopTestingTeam/Old/DellPrecisionM4300 (last edited 2010-03-01 21:55:15 by primes2h)