HP ProBook 4540s (Laptop, 15.6 Inch, i5-3230M, 8GB RAM, 750GB 7, AMD Radeon HD 7650M, DVDRW)

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HP ProBook 4540s (Laptop, 15.6 Inch, i5-3230M, 8GB RAM, 750GB 7, AMD Radeon HD 7650M, DVDRW)
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The HP ProBook 4540s is a 15.6 Inch laptop with 8GB Ram and 750 GB harddisk. The device was successfully tested under openSUSE Linux with kernel version 3.16.7:

DMI: Hewlett-Packard HP ProBook 4540s/17F6, BIOS 68IRR Ver. F.01 04/19/2012

The HP ProBook 4540s is equipped with a i5-3230M mobile processor, which achieves a speed of 5187 bogomips:

vendor_id	: GenuineIntel
cpu family	: 6
model		: 58
model name	: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3230M CPU @ 2.60GHz
stepping	: 9
microcode	: 0x1b
cpu MHz		: 1989.507
bogomips	: 5187.79

Graphics

The AMD Radeon HD 7650M graphic chipset is supported under Linux by the proprietary fglrx driver:

fglrx: module license 'Proprietary. (C) 2002 - ATI Technologies, Starnberg, GERMANY' taints kernel.
Disabling lock debugging due to kernel taint
<6>[fglrx] Maximum main memory to use for locked dma buffers: 5664 MBytes.
<6>[fglrx]   vendor: 1002 device: 6841 revision: 0 count: 1
<6>[fglrx] ioport: bar 4, base 0x3000, size: 0x100

This driver allows to use 3D acceleration under Xorg:

LoadModule: "fglrx"
 (II) Loading /usr/lib64/xorg/modules/drivers/fglrx_drv.so
 (II) Module fglrx: vendor="FireGL - AMD Technologies Inc."
 	compiled for 1.4.99.906, module version = 14.50.2
 	Module class: X.Org Video Driver
 (II) Loading sub module "fglrxdrm"
 (II) LoadModule: "fglrxdrm"
 (II) Loading /usr/lib64/xorg/modules/linux/libfglrxdrm.so
 (II) Module fglrxdrm: vendor="FireGL - AMD Technologies Inc."
 	compiled for 1.4.99.906, module version = 14.50.2
 (II) AMD Proprietary Linux Driver Version Identifier:14.50.2
 (II) AMD Proprietary Linux Driver Release Identifier: 14.501.1003
 (II) AMD Proprietary Linux Driver Build Date: Nov 20 2014 21:22:54

Drives

The laptop is equipped with a 750GB Western Digital harddisk and a Toshiba/Samsung DVD writer:

ata1.00: ATA-9: WDC WD7500BPVX-60JC3T0, 01.01A01, max UDMA/133
ata2.00: ATAPI: hp       CDDVDW SN-208DB, HH01, max UDMA/100

Webcam

The internal webcam has the USB ID 04f2:b370

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 04f2:b370 Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd

and is automatically recognized and fully supported by the uvcvideo driver:

usb 1-1.3: new high-speed USB device number 3 using ehci-pci
usb 1-1.3: New USB device found, idVendor=04f2, idProduct=b370
usb 1-1.3: New USB device strings: Mfr=2, Product=1, SerialNumber=3
usb 1-1.3: Product: HP HD Webcam [Fixed]
usb 1-1.3: Manufacturer: Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd.
usb 1-1.3: SerialNumber: SN0001
uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device HP HD Webcam [Fixed] (04f2:b370)
usbcore: registered new interface driver uvcvideo
USB Video Class driver (1.1.1)

Sound

The internal sound is supported by the snd_hda_intel kernel driver, which loads automatically:

snd_hda_intel 0000:00:1b.0: irq 49 for MSI/MSI-X
sound hdaudioC0D0: autoconfig: line_outs=1 (0xd/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0) type:speaker
sound hdaudioC0D0:    speaker_outs=0 (0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0)
sound hdaudioC0D0:    hp_outs=1 (0xb/0x0/0x0/0x0/0x0)
sound hdaudioC0D0:    mono: mono_out=0x0
sound hdaudioC0D0:    inputs:
sound hdaudioC0D0:      Internal Mic=0x11
Digital PCBeep as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/hdaudioC0D0/input14
input: HDA Intel PCH Mic as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/input15
input: HDA Intel PCH Front Headphone as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/input16
input: HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3 as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1b.0/sound/card0/input17
sound hdaudioC0D0:      Mic=0xc

and is fully supported by ALSA:

**** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices ****
card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 0: 92HD87B2/4 Analog [92HD87B2/4 Analog]
  Subdevices: 1/1
  Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 3: HDMI 0 [HDMI 0]
  Subdevices: 1/1
  Subdevice #0: subdevice #0

Ethernet

The onboard Gigabit Ethernet bases on a RTL8168 chipset and is fully supported by the r8169 kernel driver, which loads automatically:

 r8169 Gigabit Ethernet driver 2.3LK-NAPI loaded
 r8169 0000:05:00.0: can't disable ASPM; OS doesn't have ASPM control
 r8169 0000:05:00.0: irq 50 for MSI/MSI-X
 r8169 0000:05:00.0 eth0: RTL8168evl/8111evl at 0xffffc90000cfe000, 00:11:22:33:44:55, XID 0c900800 IRQ 50
 r8169 0000:05:00.0 eth0: jumbo features [frames: 9200 bytes, tx checksumming: ko]

Hardware Overview

The following hardware components are automatically recognized by the Linux kernel:

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller [8086:0154] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company ProBook 4540s [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: ivb_uncore
00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor PCI Express Root Port [8086:0151] (rev 09)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller [8086:0166] (rev 09)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f4]
	Kernel driver in use: i915
	Kernel modules: i915
00:14.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB xHCI Host Controller [8086:1e31] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: xhci_hcd
	Kernel modules: xhci_hcd
00:16.0 Communication controller [0780]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1 [8086:1e3a] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: mei_me
	Kernel modules: mei_me
00:1a.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #2 [8086:1e2d] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller [8086:1e20] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: snd_hda_intel
	Kernel modules: snd_hda_intel
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 1 [8086:1e10] (rev c4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1c.2 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 3 [8086:1e14] (rev c4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1c.3 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 4 [8086:1e16] (rev c4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1c.5 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 6 [8086:1e1a] (rev c4)
	Kernel driver in use: pcieport
	Kernel modules: shpchp
00:1d.0 USB controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller #1 [8086:1e26] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: ehci-pci
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation HM76 Express Chipset LPC Controller [8086:1e59] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: lpc_ich
	Kernel modules: lpc_ich
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 7 Series Chipset Family 6-port SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [8086:1e03] (rev 04)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: ahci
03:00.0 System peripheral [0880]: JMicron Technology Corp. SD/MMC Host Controller [197b:2392] (rev 30)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: sdhci-pci
	Kernel modules: sdhci_pci
03:00.2 SD Host controller [0805]: JMicron Technology Corp. Standard SD Host Controller [197b:2391] (rev 30)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel modules: sdhci_pci
03:00.3 System peripheral [0880]: JMicron Technology Corp. MS Host Controller [197b:2393] (rev 30)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: jmb38x_ms
	Kernel modules: jmb38x_ms
04:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Ralink corp. RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe [1814:3290]
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Ralink RT3290LE 802.11bgn 1x1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo Adapter [103c:18ec]
	Kernel driver in use: rt2800pci
	Kernel modules: rt2800pci
04:00.1 Bluetooth [0d11]: Ralink corp. RT3290 Bluetooth [1814:3298]
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Ralink RT3290LE 802.11bgn 1x1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 Combo Adapter [103c:18ec]
05:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [10ec:8168] (rev 07)
	Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:17f6]
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Distribution
Kernel
Rating
Scan Date
openSUSE 13.2 (Harlequin) (x86_64) 3.16.7-7-desktop - 27/01/2015

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