HP EliteBook 8760w

This page describes how to run coreboot on the HP EliteBook 8760w.

Flashing coreboot

Type Value
Socketed flash no
Model W25Q64.V
Size 8 MiB
Package SOIC-8
Write protection no
Dual BIOS feature no
In circuit flashing yes
Internal flashing yes

Required proprietary blobs

  • Intel Firmware Descriptor, ME and GbE firmware
  • EC: please read EliteBook Series

Flashing instructions

HP EliteBook 8760w has an 8MB SOIC-8 flash chip on the bottom of the mainboard. You just need to remove the service cover, and use an SOIC-8 clip to read and flash the chip.

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Untested

  • dock: serial port, parallel port, …
  • TPM
  • S3 suspend/resume
  • Gigabit Ethernet

Working

  • i7-2630QM, 0+4G+8G+0
  • i7-3720QM, 8G+8G+8G+8G
  • Arch Linux boot from SeaBIOS payload
  • EHCI debug: the port is at the right side, next to the charging port
  • SATA
  • eSATA
  • USB2 and USB3
  • keyboard, touchpad, trackpad
  • WLAN
  • WWAN
  • EC ACPI
  • Using me_cleaner

Technology

Northbridge Intel Sandy Bridge-specific documentation
Southbridge bd82x6x
CPU model_206ax
Super I/O SMSC LPC47n217
EC SMSC KBC1126
Coprocessor Intel Management Engine