Star Labs Offering a range of Linux Laptops with Zorin OS 15 pre-installed

Recent days many people are interested to buying a Linux pre-installed laptops because most of the developers are working in major applications which are running in Linux operating system.

It’s not limited to only developers and many others are buying Linux pre-installed laptops because Linux desktop operating systems are gaining more popularity in recent days.

Hence, many computer manufactures are bundling flavours of Linux with their laptops. There are 20+ manufactures are currently offering a laptops with Linux pre-installed especially Ubuntu, LinuxMint, etc,.

But Star Labs is not limited to offer only the above three distributions and you can install much more Linux distros in their hardwares. You can verify the other distributions compatibility reports in the following links.

In a recent move the Zorin OS project partnered with Star Labs, a company based in the United Kingdom which sells laptops with Linux pre-installed.

There are two models are currently available in Star Labs with the choice of Zorin OS 15 Core pre-installed.

Star Labs offer a range of laptops designed and built specifically for Linux. All of their laptops come with a choice of Ubuntu Linux, Linux Mint or Zorin OS pre-installed; regardless of the distribution used, their laptops run flawlessly.

If you are looking for other manufacturers which is offering a Linux Laptops then hit the following links.

System76 Linux Laptops and it’s specifications

Dell Precision Developer Editions Linux Laptops and it’s specifications

Automatic Firmware Updates:

The BIOS, Embedded Controller and SSD receive automatic firmware updates via the LVFS. Essential security features are included as standard such as options to disable.

Zorin OS 15 Core:

Zorin OS is the perfect Linux distribution for Windows fans. It features a familiar, elegant interface that resembles Windows 10 which can also be customised to look similar to Windows XP and GNOME. Zorin OS makes it quick and simple to run Windows applications with the intuitive WINE and PlayOnLinux installer. As it is based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS you will still get the same level of stability, security and performance that you would expect from Ubuntu.

Star LabTop (Star LabTop Mk III):

The Star LabTop is the flagship in Star Labs’ range of laptops. It’s a sleek ultrabook built for speed and power. Housed in an aluminium chassis, its body is strong and lightweight while also having a beautiful and minimalist design.

Star LapTop
DetailsSpecifications
Summary13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1.8GHz quad-core Intel® Core™ i7-8550u
Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz
480GB Over-Provisioned PCIe SSD
8GB of 2400MHz LPDDR4 onboard memory
1.48cm thin
1.2kg
ChassisType II Black Anodised Aluminium
Black glass screen surround
Display13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1920×1080 resolution at 166 pixels per inch
16:9 aspect ratio
Processor1.8GHz quad-core Intel® Core™ i7-8550u
Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz, with 8MB SmartCache
Storage480GB Over-Provisioned PCIe SSD
Memory8GB of 2400MHz LPDDR4 onboard memory
GraphicsIntel UHD Graphics 620
Connectivity1 x USB Type C 3.0 with Power Delivery
1 x HDMI
2 x USB 3.0
1 x 3.5mm Headphone Jack
1 x Micro SD Memory Card Reader
Keyboard and TrackpadFull-size backlit keyboard
Glass trackpad for precise cursor control and Multi-Touch gestures
WirelessIntel 8265 AC
802.11ac Wi-Fi; Up to 867 Mbps
802.11a/b/g/n compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 4.2
Camera720p HD Camera
Video SupportSimultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and:
Up to two displays with 3840×2160 resolution at 30Hz
AudioStereo Speakers
Dual Digital Microphone
Battery and PowerUp to 7 hours battery life
45.6-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
65w USB-C Power Adapter
Size and WeightHeight: 1.48 cm (0.58 inches)
Width: 31.43 cm (12.37 inches)
Depth: 21.60 cm (8.50 inches)
Weight: 1.2 kg (2.65 pounds)
Operating SystemUbuntu 18.04 LTS (64-bit) or later
Linux Mint 19 (64-bit) or later
Windows 10 RS3 (64-bit) or later
What’s in the Box13.3-inch Star LabTop
65W USB‑C Power Adapter
Detachable plugs for the UK, Europe and the USA
Limited Warranty and ServiceOne-year limited warranty
One-year limited technical support

Star Lite (Star Lite Mk II):

The Star Lite was built with one goal – to create an impressively powerful, lightweight and compact Linux laptop. Its aluminium chassis provides strength and a thin design while also eliminating the need for a fan, making the laptop virtually silent.

Start Lite
DetailsSpecifications
Summary11.6-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1.1GHz quad-core Intel® Pentium® N4200
Turbo Boost up to 2.5GHz
240GB Over-Provisioned SATA SSD
8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
1.36cm thin
1.1kg
ChassisType II Black Anodised Aluminium
Black glass screen surround
Display11.6-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1920×1080 resolution at 190 pixels per inch
16:9 aspect ratio
Processor1.1GHz quad-core Intel® Pentium® N4200
Turbo Boost up to 2.5GHz, with 2MB L2 cache
Storage240GB Over-Provisioned SATA SSD
Memory8GB of 1866MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
GraphicsIntel UHD Graphics 505
Connectivity1 x USB Type C 3.0 with Power Delivery
1 x HDMI
2 x USB 3.0
1 x 3.5mm Headphone Jack
1 x Micro SD Memory Card Reader
1 x USB 2.0
Keyboard and Trackpadbacklit keyboard
Glass trackpad for precise cursor control and Multi-Touch gestures
WirelessIntel 3165 AC
802.11ac Wi-Fi; Up to 433 Mbps
802.11a/b/g/n compatible
BluetoothBluetooth 4.0
Camera720p HD Camera
Video SupportSimultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and:
Up to two displays with 4096×2304 resolution at 30Hz
AudioStereo Speakers
Dual Digital Microphone
Battery and PowerUp to 7 hours battery life
30.4-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
65w USB-C Power Adapter
Size and WeightHeight: 1.36 cm (0.53 inches)
Width: 28.30 cm (11.14 inches)
Depth: 19.20 cm (7.55 inches)
Weight: 1.1 kg (2.54 pounds)
Operating SystemUbuntu 18.04 LTS (64-bit) or later
Linux Mint 19 (64-bit) or later
Windows 10 RS3 (64-bit) or later
What’s in the Box11.6-inch Star Lite
65W USB‑C Power Adapter
Detachable plugs for the UK, Europe and the USA
Limited Warranty and ServiceOne-year limited warranty
One-year limited technical support

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