Command to Get Motherboard Model in Linux
In Linux, we can use the
dmidecode command to get information about the Motherboard. Alternatively, you can also use the
To get the motherboard model, run the
dmidecode command as follows:
dmidecode --type 2
The above command will produce output that will look something like the following:
Getting SMBIOS data from sysfs. SMBIOS 3.2.0 present. Handle 0x0002, DMI type 2, 15 bytes Base Board Information Manufacturer: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Product Name: TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) Version: Rev X.0x Serial Number: 23085307510042 Asset Tag: Default string Features: Board is a hosting board Board is replaceable Location In Chassis: Default string Chassis Handle: 0x0003 Type: Motherboard Contained Object Handles: 0
We can also provide baseboard as the keyword to the
dmidecode --type baseboard
If you want to check the BIOS version, execute the following command:
dmidecode --type 0
You can use the
dmidecode command to check the motherboard model on any Linux distribution (Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, CentOS, etc.).
hwinfo are the two other commands that you can use to get hardware information on Linux.