How To List Your Hardware On Linux With Inxi

Getting a concise and informative list of all the hardware components on your system can be hard. The standard tool is lshw. This is a great tool but it’s output can be very verbose.

I recently discovered a different tool that a really terrific job of showing you your hardware information:


The feature I particularly like is that it prints the drive that each piece of hardware is using.

Use it with the following options to get a list of all your hardware:

inxii -Fxxxi

Here’s the output for my laptop:

Image showing the inxi output for my laptop