Hardware Compatibility List

Legend
Marks and background colour
yes Working correctly.
no Does not work or is not present.
partial Indicates that some kind of tweaking is needed, see remarks for further information.
A blank cell indicates that we lack information about it.
Columns
Model Manufacturer and Devicename
(Socket/CPU, Chipset/Southbridge, Graphics)
BIOS Reported BIOS version
HVM Intel VT-x or AMD-v technology (required for running HVM domains, such as Windows-based AppVMs)
IOMMU Intel VT-d or AMD IOMMU technology (required for effective isolation of network VMs and PCI passthrough)
TPM TPM with proper BIOS support (required for Anti Evil Maid)
Qubes Reported Qubes version (R=Release, rc=release candidate, B=Beta, i.e.: R1, R2B1, R2rc1)
Kernel Reported dom0 kernel version (numbers in uname -r), can be selected during installation and boot in Troubleshooting menu.
Remark Further information field. Qubes, Kernel and this field is coloured in conjunction to reflect general machine compatibility.
Credit Name linked to report in qubes-users.


Laptop devices

Model BIOS HVM IOMMU TPM Qubes Xen Kernel Remark Credit
ASUS N56VZ
( HM67 Express HD Graphics )
N56VZ.216 yes no R2rc2 3.12.23-1 Chipset does not support VT-d Oleg Artemiev
ASUS X55A
( )
no no R2B2 read more Zrubi
ASUS X750JA
(i7-4700HQ HM86 HD Graphics 4600 )
X750JB.208 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Enable legacy CSM and disable secure boot in BIOS HawKing
ASUS Zenbook UX-31
(i5-2557M HD 3000 )
yes yes R2B2 read more Stephen Boyd
ASUS Zenbook UX31A
(i7-3517U Ivy Bridge HD4000 )
UX31A.212 yes yes R2B3 3.11.1-2 Backlight keyboard keys not working. Only 4GB ram, but works. jeff
ASUS Zenbook UX31A
(i5-3317U Ivy Bridge HD4000 )
UX31A.212 yes yes R2rc1 3.12.14-4 USB Ethernet dongle not working. Darren Thurston
Apple_Inc. MacBookPro10,2
(i5-3210M )
MBP102.88Z.0106. B03.1211161133 yes yes R2B2 4.1.6.1 3.12.23-1 read more ph145h
Apple_Inc. MacBookPro6,2
(i7-620M HD Graphics + GT 330M )
yes no R2B2 No Network, Chipset doesn't support VT-d! read more read more Alex Dubois
Clevo P150EM (Sager NP9150)
(i7-3720QM HD4000 )
4.6.5 yes yes R2B3 3.9.2-2 Most features work on 3.7 and 3.11, but for best results use 3.9. AndrewX192
Clevo P151HM1
(i7-2720QM Sandy Bridge GeForce GTX 460M )
4.6.4 yes yes no R2rc1 3.12.14-4 David Kennedy
Clevo W150ER
(i7-3612QM Ivy Bridge Geforce GT 650M )
4.6.5 yes no R2rc1 3.12.14-4 chymian
Dell Inspiron 3521
(i3-3217U HM76 HD Graphics )
A12 yes no R2rc1 3.12.14-4 NetVM hangs computer Nikita Mikhailov
Dell Latitude 5520
( )
yes R1 read more Erik Edin
Dell Latitude E4300
(P9600 Mobile 4 Series Chipset GMA 4500MHD )
A24 yes yes R2B2 read more Pablo Costa
R2B3 3.9 Runs only with kernel 3.9 read more Pablo Costa
Dell Latitude E6320
(i5-2540M Sandy Bridge HD graphics )
A06 yes yes R2B2 read more Alex​
Dell Latitude E6410
(i5-M560 Arrandale HD Graphics )
A16 yes partial R2 3.12.23-1 Intel graphics unusable with enabled VT-d David
Dell Latitude E6410
(i7-M640 Arrandale NVS 3100M )
A16 yes yes 3.12.23-1 Pablo Costa
Dell Latitude E6420
(i5-2520M Sandy Bridge HD graphics )
yes yes R1 3.4.17 needs kernel 3.4.17+ Qubes core developers
R2B1 3.4.17 needs kernel 3.4.17+ Qubes core developers
R2B2 3.7.4 Suspend doesn't work on 3.7.6 kernel, but work on 3.7.4 Qubes core developers
R2B3 3.11.1-2 marmarek (Qubes core developer)
Dell Inc. Latitude E6430
(i5-3340M Ivy Bridge HD graphics )
A11 yes yes R2 4.1.6.1 3.12.38-1 The optional nVidia Optimus VGA is (still) not working. Zrubi
Dell Latitude E6520
( )
yes R1 read more Steven Collins
Dell Latitude E7440
(i7-4600U Haswell HD Graphics )
A09 yes yes partial R2 3.12.23-1 TPM present, AEM untested Bjarne Thomsen
Dell Precision M4600
(i7-2860QM NVIDIA Quadro 1000M )
yes R1 nqe
Dell XPS 13
(i5 Sandy Bridge HD Graphics )
A03 R1 j
R2B1 ​read more j
R2B2 read more j
Dell XPS 13 (L322X)
(i7-3537U Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
A09 yes no R2B2 read more Brian J Smith-Sweeney
Dell XPS 15 (9530)
(i7-4702HQ Haswell )
A04 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 problem booting from external drive Subjunctive Post
XPS 15 L521X
(i7-3632QM HM77 HD Graphics + GeForce GT 640M )
A16 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Does not visually ask for the password when opted to encrypt the target disk for installation. Marc de Bruin
Dell XPS 17 L701X
(i5-480M Arrandale NVIDIA GT 435M )
A10 yes no R2 3.12.23-1 wired network adapter not assigned to netvm by default? Mike Grobstein
Fujitsu S751
(i5-2520M QM67 HD3000 )
1.18 yes yes R1 Zrubi
R2B1 Zrubi
R2B2 3.7.4 needs kernel downgrade to 3.7.4 Zrubi
R2B3 3.7.4 Zrubi
HP Chromebook 14
(Celeron 2955U Haswell HD Graphics )
yes no no R2 3.12.23-1 read more Andrew B
HP EliteBook 2170p
(i5-3317U Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
68IMT Ver. F.42 yes yes R2rc2 3.12.23-1 read more Dimiter Georgiev
HP EliteBook 820 G1
(i5-4300U Haswell HD Graphics )
L71 Ver. 01.11 yes yes R2rc2 3.12.23-1 read more Mihai Genescu
HP EliteBook 8460p
(i5-2520M Sandy Bridge HD Graphics )
68SCF Ver. F.08 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Shane Layton
Hewlett-Packard HP_EliteBook_8460p
(i5-2520M Sandy Bridge HD Graphics )
68SCF Ver. F.50 yes yes R2 4.1.6.1 3.12.23-1 Ray Rizzuto Jr
HP EliteBook 850 G1
(i7-4600U Haswell HD Graphics + Radeon HD 8730M )
L71 Ver. 01.20 yes yes R2 3.17.1-1 read more Olivier Médoc
HP EliteBook 8540p
(i5-2540M Arrandale NVIDIA GT216 )
F.0C yes yes R2B2 read more Olivier Médoc
HP EliteBook 8560p
(i5-2540M Sandy Bridge ATI Caicos )
F.08 yes yes R2B2 read more Olivier Médoc
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m
(i5-3437U Ivy Bridge HD graphics )
68IBD Ver. F.47 R2 3.12.23-1 no access to BIOS on this machine Paolo Righi
Hewlett-Packard HP_Pavilion_g6_Notebook_PC
(A10-4600M )
F.29 yes no R2 4.1.6.1 3.12.23-1 wifi, bluetooth, webcam not working JoseJ
HP Pavilion Sleekbook 14-B030TU
(i5-3317U Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
F.06 yes yes R2B1 read more Stephen Boyd
R2B2 Stephen Boyd
Lenovo IdeaPad Y500
(i5-3230M GT650M-SLI )
no R2 Not able to install Christoph Wendler
Lenovo IdeaPad Y580
( HM76 Express HD Graphics )
no R2rc2 3.12.23-1 Not able to install, HM76 Express Chipset does *not* support VT-d johny jj2
Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch (20221)
(i5-3230M Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
1.21 yes no R2 3.12.18-1 Touchpad doesn't work during installer Rowan Crane
Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E130
(i3-3217U Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
2.05 yes yes R2B2 Danny Cautaert
Lenovo Thinkpad T410 (2516CTO)
(i7-620M Arrandale HD graphics )
1.34 yes yes R2B3 3.9 Vincent Penquerc'h
Lenovo Thinkpad T410 (2522AC1)
(i5-520M Arrandale HD graphics )
1.32 yes yes yes R2rc1 3.12.14-4 AEM works Vincent Penquerc'h
Lenovo Thinkpad T420
( )
yes yes yes R1 Qubes core developers
R2B1 AEM works Qubes core developers
Lenovo Thinkpad T420s
(i5-2520M Sandy Bridge HD graphics )
yes yes yes R1 Qubes core developers
R2B1 AEM works Qubes core developers
R2B2 Requires kernel 3.2.30 to support S3 sleep (the default kernel S3 sleep causes system reboot) Qubes core developers
R2B3 3.11 Qubes core developers
Lenovo Thinkpad T430
(i5-3360M Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
2.5.1 yes yes R2B2 read more Alex Dubois
Lenovo Thinkpad T430
(i5-3320 )
yes yes R2B1 Tunguuz
Lenovo Thinkpad T430 (2349NL5)
(i5-3320M QM77 HD Graphics )
yes yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 If VT-d is not working, disable it, save, reboot, shutdown, enable it, save, reboot Ethan Lewis
Lenovo Thinkpad T430s
(i5-3320M QM77 HD4000 )
2.05 yes yes yes R2B1 read more cprise
R2B2 read more cprise
R2B3 3.11 cprise
R2rc1 3.12.14-4 AEM works cprise
Lenovo Thinkpad T430u
(i7-3517M Ivy Bridge HD Graphics + GT 620M )
2.08 yes yes R2B1 read more tigerbeard
Lenovo Thinkpad T440p
(i7-4800MQ Haswell HD graphics )
2.21 yes yes R2B3 3.11 802.11 ac doesn't work with Fedora 18, but with Fedora 20 7v5w7go9ub0o
Lenovo Thinkpad T440p (20AN00C1MD)
(i7-4900MQ QM87 GeForce GT 730M )
GLET70WW (2.24 ) yes yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 no VT-d with i7-4710MQ; a i5-4300M, i5-4330M, i7-4600M, i7-4800MQ or i7-4900MQ CPU could support VT-d Bjarne Thomsen
R2 3.12.23-1 TPM working, updated to i7-4900MQ with Vt-d working Bjarne Thomsen
Lenovo Thinkpad T500
(P8400 GM45 GMA 4500MHD )
3.22 yes partial R2B3 3.11.1-2 activated VT-d BIOS option not recognized in Qubes Jens Porup
Lenovo Thinkpad T510 (4384-WGZ)
(i5-520M Arrandale HD graphics )
1.52 yes yes R2B3 3.9.2 pete
R2rc1 3.9.2 Audio is always muted after reboot pete
Lenovo Thinkpad T60
(T7600 GMA 950 )
yes no R2rc2 Does not install saltykremlin
Lenovo Thinkpad T61
( Nvidia Quadro NVS 140M )
yes no R1 Qubes core developers
R2B1 Qubes core developers
R2B3 3.11.1-2 Qubes core developers
Lenovo Thinkpad W510
(i7-Q820 nVidia )
yes R1 read more Sebastian Hültenschmidt
Lenovo Thinkpad W530 (24385JU)
(i7-3740QM nVidia Optimus )
2.53 yes yes R2rc1 3.12.18-1 display issuesread more Lab Man
Lenovo Thinkpad X121e
(i3-2367M Sandy Bridge HD3000 )
8QET56WW (1.17 ) yes no partial R2 3.12.23-1 TPM present, AEM untested Rowan Crane
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon (20BSCTO1WW)
(i5-5200U Broadwell-U HD5500 )
N14ET25W (1.03 ) yes yes partial R2 3.18.5-101 graphics not supported with R2 kernel, install with kickstart file and use 3.18 kernel, TPM present-untested george
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (3444AZU)
(i5-3317U Ivy Bridge HD4000 )
G6ET93WW (2.53 ) yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Dave C
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon (3444CTO)
(i5-3427U )
yes yes R2B2 Ulrich Pfeifer
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Gen 2
(i7-4600U Haswell-ULT HD4000 )
1.11 yes yes R2B3 3.11.1-2 needs iwl7260-firmware in netvm Jean-François Rioux
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Gen 2
(i5-4300U Haswell-ULT HD4000 )
1.07 no no R2B3 3.11.1-2 needs iwl7260-firmware in netvm Patrick Schless
Lenovo ThinkPad X200 (7450B34)
(L9400 Cantiga GS45 HD graphics )
7WET71WW (3.21 ) yes no partial R2 4.1.6.1 3.9.2-3 disable AMT in BIOS, AEM not tested, read more pakenham
Lenovo Thinkpad X201
(i5-520M HD3000 )
yes yes R2rc1 3.9.2-2 X problem with activated VT-d on all other kernel versions Joonas Lehtonen
Lenovo Thinkpad X220 (4290-W3W)
(i5-2520M QM67 HD3000 )
1.39 yes yes R1 Stefan Boresch
R2B2 read more Matt Tracy
R2B3 3.11.1-2 Matt Tracy
Lenovo Thinkpad X230
(i5-3320M Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
2.5.1 yes yes yes R1 read more Chris
R2B2 read more mgflax
Lenovo Thinkpad X230 (2306CTO)
(i7-3520M Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
2.54 yes yes yes R2rc1 3.12.14-4 read more Franz Felix
Lenovo Thinkpad X61t
( )
R2B1 George Walker
Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga
(i5-4200U Haswell HD Graphics )
GQET35WW (1.15 ) yes no R2 3.12.23-1 touchscreen not working Gábor Dolhai
Lenovo Yoga 2
(i3-4010U Haswell HD Graphics )
96CN23WW(V1.09) yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 required patching for working wifi Vadim
MSI GP60-2PE
(i5-4200H Haswell HD Graphics )
E16GHIMS.109 yes yes R2rc2 3.12.23-1 sleep doesn't work Fabian Wloch
MSI GS60
(i7-4700HQ Haswell HD Graphics )
E16H2IMS.103 yes yes R2rc1 3.12.18-1 Rudd-O
MSI GX660
(i5-460M PM55 Radeon HD5870 )
1.0L yes no R2B3 3.11.1-2 Avant Garden
Purism Librem 15
(i7-4770HQ HM87 Iris Pro 5200 )
yes yes read more Todd Weaver
Purism Librem 15
(i7-4712MQ HM87 NVIDIA GT840M )
yes no read more Todd Weaver
Samsung NP300E7A
(i3-2330M HM65 HD3000 )
P04ABJ yes no R2B3 3.11.1-2 Marc
Samsung Series 7 Chronos NP700Z5C
(i7-3635QM nVidia Optimus )
P04ABJ yes no R1 read more Outback Dingo
R2B1 read more Outback Dingo
R2B2 read more Outback Dingo
Samsung X460
(P8600 PM45 GeForce 9200M GS )
06LY.M038. 20091110.JIP yes no R1 Qubes core developers
R2B1 Qubes core developers
R2B3 3.11.1-2 marmarek (Qubes core developer)
Sony VAIO Z 12 (2010 edition)
( )
yes yes R1 read more Qubes core developers
R2B1 Qubes core developers
R2B2 Qubes core developers
R2B3 3.11 Qubes core developers
Sony VAIO series Z2 2011 edition (VPCZ2190S)
(i5-2540M Sandy Bridge HD3000 )
yes partial R1 read more Danny Fullerton
R2B3 3.11 BIOS has to be patched to activate VT-d, external Radeon HD 6700M Danny Fullerton
Toshiba M780 S7240
( )
yes R1 Franz
Toshiba Tecra A11-15X
(i7-M620 )
yes R1 PirBoazo
Toshiba Tecra S11
( )
yes R1 read more Jan Beerden
Zareason Ultra Lap 420
(i5-3317U Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
yes yes R2B2 Ant

Desktop, Workstation and Server

Model BIOS HVM IOMMU TPM Qubes Xen Kernel Remark Credit
ASUS ROG CG8565
( Z68 HD Graphics + GTX590/GTX560Ti )
no R2 3.12.23-1 Qubes installation does not work. c.hellbom
Apple Mac mini (late 2012)
(i7-3615QM Ivy Bridge HD Graphics )
MM61.88Z.0106. B03.1211161202 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Qubes installation does not work, but running an installed system with some tweaks does. Miłosław Smyk
Dell Inspiron 3847
(i7-4790 Haswell HD Graphics )
A05 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Nate Bedrossian
Dell Inspiron 660
(i5-3330 Xeon E3-1200 Graphics )
A09 yes yes R2B2 read more KR
Dell Optiplex 780
(Q6600 Q45 HD Graphics )
partial partial partial R2 3.12.23-1 Qubes installation does not work. VT-x/VT-d/TPM present-untested hsgqq7h02
Dell PowerEdge T110 II
(Xeon E3-1230 onboard Matrox )
yes R1 Geoff
Dell Precision T3400 Workstation
(Q6600 Quadro NVS 290 )
A09 yes no R2B2 Andrew Sorensen
GIGABYTE BRIX Pro / Ultra Compact PC (M4HM85P-00)
(i5-4570R HM87 Iris Pro 5200 )
F2 yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 Bjarne Thomsen
HP Compaq dc7800 SFF
(E8400 Q35 )
1.32 yes partial partial R2B3 3.9.2-2 IGP won't work with activated VT-d (3.12,3.11,3.7), 3,9 works, TPM not tested. Rob Townley
HP Compaq dc7900 Convertible Minitower
(E8400 Q45/Q43 )
1.26 yes yes partial R2B3 3.9.2-2 Problem with graphics on 3.11,3.7, only 2GB RAM. Nukama
R2rc1 3.9 Problem with graphics on 3,12,3.11,3.7, only 2GB RAM stock, TPM not tested Nukama
HP ProLiant DL360 G5
(E5440 5000P ATI ES1000 )
P58 yes no R2B3 3.11.1-2 Some video glitches, no audio hardware. Nukama
Lenovo ThinkCentre M71e
(G620 H61 HD2000 )
9QKT29AUS yes no R2B3 3.11.1-2 Nukama
Lenovo ThinkCentre M93p
(i7-4770 Haswell GeForce GT 720 )
FBKT75AUS yes yes R2 3.12.23-1 dispose256
Lenovo ThinkStation S30 4352G1G
(E5-1620 v2 Ivytown Radeon HD 6950 )
A2KT44AUS yes yes partial R2rc1 3.12.14-4 Issue with sound, network and marvel raid. AEM untested. Hans Walter

Motherboards

Model BIOS HVM IOMMU TPM Qubes Xen Kernel Remark Credit
ASRock G31M-GS
(LGA775 G31 GMA3100 )
P1.90 yes no no R2rc1 3.12.14-4 using Q6600 and GeForce 8600 GT fb900c26
ASRock Q87M Vpro
(LGA1150 Q87 )
P1.50 yes yes R2B3 3.11.1-2 Problems with Power Saving, Audio and USB3, TPM not tested suricabile
ASRock Z77 Pro4
(i7-3770 Ivy Bridge HD4000 )
P1.40 yes yes no R2B2 read more gorka
ASUS M4A89GTD USB3/PRO
( )
3029 yes no no R2rc1 with Phenom II X4 965 and Radeon HD 5750 David Kennedy
ASUS P5GC-MX/1333
(E8400 945GC embedded VGA )
0413 yes no R2 3.12.23-1 does boot and generates hcl-report Motiv8
ASUS SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0
(FX-8350 990FX GeForce GTX 470 )
2301 yes yes partial R2 3.12.23-1 TPM header available M Astroj
Biostar A880GZ
(AM3+ 880G/SB850 )
no R2B3 3.9.2-2 #762 clewis
Biostar TA790GX A3+
(AM3 790GX/SB750 )
78DAA420 yes no no R2B3 3.9.2-2 #762 Nukama
R2rc1 3.12.14-4 USB-Devices are working in 3.12 installer and luks prompt again. Nukama
EVGA Z68
(LGA1150 Z68 )
4.6.4 yes no no R2B3 3.11.1-2 Problems with Audio jeff
GIGABYTE GA-6PXSV4
(Xeon E5 C604 Aspeed AST2300 )
R17 yes yes partial R2 3.12.23-1 TPM header available Nukama
GIGABYTE GA-870A-UD3
(Phenom II X4 955 870-SB850 GTX 460 )
F5a yes no no R2B2 3.11.1-2 Fabian Lichte
R2rc1 3.12.14-4 Fabian Lichte
Gigabyte GA-FXA990-UD3 (rev 3.0)
(AMD FX-8350 GTX 470 )
FB yes partial partial R2B2 IOMMU not tested with Qubes, working on other platforms read more, TPM header m astroj
Gigabyte GA-X79S-UP5 Wi-Fi
(LGA2011 C606 )
1.0 yes partial partial IOMMU not tested with Qubes, VT-d option in BIOS according to manual, TPM header none
MSI Big Bang
(i7-950 Radeon HD 6770 )
R2B2 read more Andrew Sorensen
Supermicro X10SAE
(Xeon E3-1245 Haswell )
1.0 yes yes partial R1 TPM header Qubes Fan
R2B2 TPM header Qubes Fan