Galapagos Penguin GNU/Linux Laptop

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International Order? We stock the following language keyboard layouts for this model (please note as of 9/30/16 we have not yet received this stock, but please feel to contact us for an updated status): [censored], SPANISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, ITALIAN, NORWEIGIAN, SWEEDEN, SWISS, ISRAEL, and DANISH. The AC adapter is compatible with power grids around the world. We stock US/Canadian, [censored], [censored], and Australian AC adapters/plugs. For other countries please inquire. Shipping to most international destinations takes 3-5 business days. Taxes/duties not included. Please contact support if your regional requirements are not listed below. We do have additional layouts we can get for this model although it may take some time to get the keyboards in.

All laptops and desktops are assembled at our US facility. This means taxes are not included in the prices shown. The taxes depend on the final destination of the goods rather than where the order was assembled. Orders going outside the US will therefore have any local taxes collected on delivery. To get an idea about the local tax rate in your country check out this wikipedia article.

Category Specification
CPU Options Intel Core™ i7-7500U up to 3.5GHz
Intel Core™ i3-7100U up to 2.4Ghz
Screen 14" Full HD IPS LED Matte
Wireless M.2 802.11N Atheros Wifi (freedom compatible chipset)
Webcam 1.0M HD video camera
Memory Up to 32GB DDR4
Slots WLAN M.2 2230 Card with PCIe and USB interface (comes with M.2 wifi card)
Storage One 2.5” 7mm(H) HDD/SSD, SATA interface (occupied by hard drive selected)
One M.2 2280 SSD slot, SATA or PCIe Gen3x4 interface (depends on options selected)
Keyboard Multi languages A4 size isolated keyboard
Pointing Device Integrated touchpad with multi-gesture and scrolling function
Power Full Range 40W AC Adapter AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz, DC output 19V, 2.1A Removable
Security Kensington® Lock
Battery 4 cell smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 44WH (5-6 hours battery life with power top enabled)
Card Reader 6-in-1 Card Reader (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini-SD/SDHC/SDXC)
Optical Drive None, external optional
Graphics Intel HD 620 Graphics
Built-in Audio & Mic High Definition audio interface
Built-in Array Microphone
Built-in two speakers
Ports 1 HDMI™ output Port (with HDCP)
1 External VGA Port
1 USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) Port
1 USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1, Type C) Port
1 USB 2.0 Port
1 Headphone jack
1 Microphone Jack
1 RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes, VT-x and VT-d
Approx. Dimensions 340(W) x 243.5(D) x 22.2 (H)mm (Height excluded battery area)
13.39 x 9.6 x .88 inches
Weight 3.97 lbs. including Battery Pack
Default configuration Includes the latest release of Ubuntu
Compatible with Microsoft Windows 10 (no MS Windows OS or support is included with laptop)
Out Of Warranty & Other Support Services Available
Price
For Mail-In Service Add (Per Computer) $34
USB Peripherals Setup/Tutorial
(Printers, Portable Audio Players, etc.)
$19
Operating System Installs $49
Software Installations $29
Networked Peripherals Setup/Tutorial (Printers, etc.) $29
Data Transfers of up to 3GB $19
Data Transfers of up to 10GB $39
Data Transfers of up to 99GB $49
Diagnostics $54
Upgrades/Repair (per half hour; if no others apply) $55
Phone Support (per half-hour / non-warranty) $39
OS Media $24

Ubuntu 16.10, Kubuntu 16.10, and other distributions based off a recent software stack are supported out of the box. Contact support for more information on your preferred distribution and release.

Parabola GNU/Linux-libre is supported out of the box.

If your computer has ever come to a crawl you probably didn't have enough memory. A lack of memory is the leading cause of systems becoming unbearably slow. So stock up now when memory is dirt cheap and avoid those expensive upgrades.

Don't just get a bigger drive. Get a faster drive. Experience twice the speed with a new solid state drive. Newer SSD technology can give you that boost you always wanted cutting start times in half and increasing the speed of programs.

M.2 SSD drives are a new smaller form factor type of hard drive that are much faster than traditional 'spinning disk' drives. SSD drives will usually cut boot and application start times by about half. The newest of NVME M.2 SSD drives are even faster.

Don't have a VPN provider yet? Get PenguinVPN! If this is purchased with a computer we'll pre-configure your computer for access to our privacy friendly VPN service. For the maximum protection get a router with our PenguinVPN service.

Optical drives are great for accessing legacy CD and DVD media. From watching old movies and ripping music to simply backing up data. Some uses may require additional software. See our documentation for recommended applications and further instruction.

Avoid future expenses with an extended warranty.

Add bluetooth capability to your computer with a Penguin Bluetooth USB Micro Adapter. A Bluetooth USB adapter enables you to connect Mice, Phones, Keyboards, Speakers, and other devices wirelessly to your computer.

Do you practice good PC hygiene? Need to transfer data? Get a USB drive! Need speed? Upgrade to a SSD! Drives formatted with fat32 have optimal compatibility between operating systems. Ext4 is better for backups and data transfer in GNU/Linux.

Get extra ports! If you have lots of accessories take advantage of a USB hub to keep everything organized and connected.

Our AC adapters are compatible with power grids from around the world. However different countries and regions utilize different power outlets which require different plugs/cables. Select whats right for you. Unsure? Contact support

We can install just about any distribution of which there is a recent release. Enter the distribution you would like installed and any configuration requests here. A list of commonly requested distributions have been vetted at the top of the page.