How to view hardware information in ubuntu

In Ubuntu, there are lots of commands available to check your hardware information. Using this you can view all your system details completly without any third party outside tools. In this tutorial we are going to see how to get the your Ubuntu system hardware details with build in tools. Here we are using lscpu, lshw, dmidecode, lspci and some others.

1. List hardware details using lshw

sudo lshw

2. View hardware information using dmidecode:

dmidecode command gets and extracts hardware information by from the SMBOIS data structures.

sudo dmidecode -s system-serial-number
sudo dmidecode -s system-manufacturer
sudo dmidecode -s system-product-name
sudo dmidecode -t processor
sudo dmidecode -t memory
sudo dmidecode -t bios
sudo dmidecode -t system
sudo dmidecode -t baseboard
sudo dmidecode -t chassis
sudo dmidecode -t connector
sudo dmidecode -t slot
sudo dmidecode | more

For complete usage details:

man dmidecode

3. View cpu and processing units details using lscpu:

lscpu

4. List Usb details

lsusb

5. List PCi details:

lspci

6. list block devices:

lsblk

7. List filesystem and their space

df

8. Display the system drivers

sudo lsmod
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