Check Hardware Infomation Using HardInfo on Ubuntu Linux

HardInfo is a system profiler and benchmark tool used in Linux to check hardware information. HardInfo parses some files in /proc and displays their information in a graphical window. You may also check CPU temperature using this tool.

In this tutorial I will show how to check hardware information by install hardinfo on Ubuntu Linux.

Install HardInfo on Linux

Run the following command to install hardinfo in your Linux machine.


$ sudo apt-get install hardinfo

how to get hardware system information in ubuntu

Arch Linux

On Arch Linux you can find hardinfo in community repo.

$ sudo pacman -S hardinfo

How to get hardware information using hardinfo

Run the following command from the terminal to display hardware information on GUI.

# hardinfo

how to get hardware system information in ubuntu

hardinfo summary

Hardinfo hardware summary

hardinfo boot info

Hardinfo boot info

hardinfo gui processor information

Processor information

hardinfo - memory information

Memory information

hardinfo - input devices

Input devices information

hardinfo - hard disk information

hard disk information

Using hardinfo tool Interface details

Interface details

hardinfo - cpu sensors

Hardinfo - cpu sensors


In Linux there are different commands available display hardware info but in this tutorial we learned about 'hardinfo' tool. I hope you enjoyed reading and please leave your comments in the below comment section.

Oltjano Terpollari 1:00 pm


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *