Vendor Status

This page shows all the vendors contacted by the LVFS team. If you'd like to be added to this list please let me know.

Logo Vendor fwupd support LVFS account Uploaded firmware Comments
8Bitdo Yes (ebitdo >= 0.9.3) Yes Yes All game pads are supported
AIAIAI Yes (csr >= 0.9.3) Yes Yes The H05 is supported
AKiTiO Yes (thunderbolt) Yes Yes Vendor is using the LVFS for firmware distribution
AltusMetrum Yes (altos >= 0.7.4) Yes Yes Only the ChaosKey is supported
Compal Yes (uefi) Yes Yes Vendor is acting as an ODM to another OEM
Dell Yes (uefi >= 0.6.2 & dell >= 0.7.3) Yes Yes Recent IoT, XPS, Latitude, Precision, and Optiplex hardware is supported. For older systems not supported by LVFS, the vendor recommends creating personalized update notifications using the Dell support site.
Foxconn Yes (uefi) Yes Yes Vendor is uploading firmware for OEMs
FPT Software Ltd. Yes (uefi) Yes Yes Vendor is using the LVFS for firmware distribution
Hughski Limited Yes (colorhug >= 0.1.0) Yes Yes All ColorHug hardware is supported
Jabra Yes (dfu >= 1.0.1) Yes Yes All SPEAK hardware is supported, more models to follow
Lenovo ThinkPad Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes Yes Some devices are now supported, more to follow.
Lenovo ThinkStation Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes Yes ThinkStation products P520, P720 and P920 are now supported
Linaro Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes Yes The DeveloperBox should be supported soon
Logitech Yes (unifying >= 0.8.0) Yes Yes All Unifying receivers supported, and a few wireless devices
MSI Yes (None) Yes Yes Vendor is acting as an ODM to another vendor
Quanta Computer Yes (None) Yes Yes Vendor is acting as an ODM to another vendor
Wistron Yes (uefi) Yes Yes Vendor is uploading firmware for another OEM
American Megatrends Inc. Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes n/a AMI enables customers to create BIOS update packages that can be uploaded to LVFS
Intel (Thunderbolt) Yes (thunderbolt >= 0.9.7) Yes n/a Firmware uploading is owned by Thunderbolt system vendors
ELAN Yes (uefi) Yes No Vendor is acting as an ODM to another OEM
Hewlett-Packard Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes No One model of hardware is being tested
Intel (EDK2) Yes (uefi) Yes No Vendor is testing the LVFS
Lenovo ThinkCentre Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes No Currently evaluating feasibility of supporting LVFS.
libretrend Yes (flashrom) Yes No Vendor is testing the LVFS
Mellanox Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes No FMP implemented, however UEFI capsules were not created or tested
Nitrokey Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2, nitrokey >= 1.0.2) Yes No The Nitrokey storage device should be supported soon
Purism Yes (purism) Yes No Testing is in progress, hopefully done soon! 2017-08-15
Supermicro Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) Yes No Vendor is investigating adding support for fwupd and LVFS
Wacom Yes (wacomhid >= 1.0.8) Yes No Vendor will upload firmware for the LVFS for a future product
Blinkinlabs Yes (dfu >= 0.6.0) No Yes All devices with updates are supported
Busware Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2) No No No response to initial inquiry
HakShop Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2) No No Vendor is investigating adding support for fwupd and LVFS
Olimex Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2) No No Vendor is investigating adding support for fwupd and LVFS
Retrode Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2) No No Vendor is considering adding firmware to the LVFS
RyscCorp Yes (dfu >= 1.0.2) No No No response to initial inquiry
SIMtrace Yes (dfu >= 0.6.0) No No No response to initial inquiry
TUXEDO Computers Yes (uefi >= 0.6.3) No No Vendor is considering adding firmware to the LVFS
Walkera Yes (dfu >= 0.6.0) No No Encrypted firmware with no metadata, so can't be done automatically
3mdeb n/a (flashrom) Yes Yes Vendor is acting as an ODM to another vendor
ALPS No Yes No Vendor is evaluating the LVFS for possible use in the future
Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies, Inc. No Yes No Vendor is evaluating the LVFS for firmware distribution
Realtek No Yes No Vendor is testing the LVFS for firmware distribution
Acer No No No Acer do not have any Linux support contacts, although we've asked them for comment.
AMD No No No Firmware updating on Linux is not available.
Apple Inc. No No No Vendor does not support updating firmware using Linux.
ASRock No No No Currently evaluating feasibility of supporting LVFS.
Asus No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Avantree No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
BeoPlay No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Biostar No No No No known Linux support.
Bose No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Bowers&Wilkins No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Bus Pirate No No No Community group is adding support of custom protocol to fwupd, should be fixed by 7.2 firmware release.
Cambridge SoundWorks No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Clevo No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Corsair No No No Vendor does not provide official Linux support
Crucial No No No Did not reply to any emails about the LVFS, but some SSD hardware is updatable on Windows.
Ducky Channel No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Focusrite No No No Vendor does not provide official Linux support
Fugoo No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Fujitsu No No No Fujitsu only supports firmware updates on Windows using the DeskUpdate application.
GameSir No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-03-01
Gigabyte No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-03-01
Huawei No No No Vendor has been asked about LVFS support; no response yet.
Huion No No No Contacted vendor on 2018-08-09, no response so far
Insyde No No No Vendor is acting as an ODM to another vendor
Jarre Technologies No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
JBL No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
LimeSDR No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Magewell No No No Magewell currently has no plans to join the LVFS
Microsoft No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-03-01
Mionix No No No Unknown support status, contacted 2018-03-20
Next Thing Co No No No Only fastboot is supported on Linux
NVIDIA No No No Users can update using a nvflash on Linux, although this is not supported.
Plantronics No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11, replied 2017-12-13
Printrbot No No No Vendor is enthusiastic about Linux support, more details required
Raspberry Pi No No No Firmware is not flashed to the device, instead it is loaded at system start
Razer No No No Official statement: Updating firmware is only supported on Windows and Mac
RIVA Audio No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
ROCCAT No No No No response to initial inquiry
Samsung No No No Vendor is considering adding firmware to the LVFS in the future
Seagate No No No Vendor does not support updating firmware on Linux
Sennheiser No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Shuttle No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28
Skullcandy No No No Contacted 2018-02-28
Sonix No No No Vendor is acting as an ODM to another OEM
SteelSeries No No No Initial version support in fwupd but with no firmware update support
System76 No No No Unable to use current architecture
Toshiba No No No Vendor is aware of issue and testing internally
Ubertooth No No No Initial tests not yet done
Ultimate Ears No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Ultimate Hacking Keyboard No No No Vendor has developed own tool called Agent
Valve No No No There is no fwupd support in SteamOS and none of the Valve hardware is supported.
Wiggleport No No No No response to initial inquiry
X-Rite No No No Linux is not supported.
Yubico No No No It is not possible to upgrade YubiKey firmware.
Zebra No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2017-12-11
Zotac No No No Emailed asking for comment on 2018-02-28