The X1 Carbon is one of the most popular notebooks for the ambitious Linux user. With the 6th gen, however, there have been a couple of caveats. Some other notebooks of the same family (like the T480s) are affected, as well.
If you're not running the latest BIOS version (1.30), we strongly recommend upgrading. The most pressing issues under Linux that have been solved since 1.23 are:
- ACPI S3 (Sleep/Suspend) doesn't work (A workaround exists which involves patching the ACPI tables manually)
- When using speakers through the audio jack, there was a pretty annoying fizzling sound - unless a certain audio volume was...