This is a comprehensive list of hardware suppliers who sell computers with Ubuntu pre-installed with details on what hardware they supply along with whether they rely only on free drivers/firmware. Companies should be listed by where they ship to, not by where they operate from.

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Name

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Use Free Drivers/Firmware

Use Free BIOS

ThinkPenguin

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

System76

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

The Linux Laptop Company

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

ZaReason

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

The Linux Emporium

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

eRacks

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

EmperorLinux

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Eight Virtues

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Logic Supply

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

AVA Direct

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

North America

United States

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

Dell

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Linux Certified

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

InaTux

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Los Alamos Computers

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

brinkPC

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Europe

Belgium

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

Linux-service

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

?

France

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

EKIMIA

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Germany

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

UUU-Shop

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Italy

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

Garlach44

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

Abaco

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

?

Koala

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

?

Spain

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

GNUinos

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

?

Sweden

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

GGS-Data

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Compless

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Ferni

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

United Kingdom

Name

Without Windows

Desktops

Laptops

Media Center

Tablets

Netbooks

Servers

Mobile

Free Drivers/Firmware Only

Simplex Computers

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

ElpaTech

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

The Linux Emporium

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

DinoPC

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Some available Ubuntu pre-installed. Others Ubuntu tested.

Cougar

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Some available Ubuntu pre-installed. Others Ubuntu tested.

UbuntuPre-installed (last edited 2015-02-25 23:55:21 by alex-baggott)