Penguin Adelie GNU / Linux Laptop

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International Order? This model is currently available with a selection of keyboard layouts: United States, United Kingdom, German, Spanish, Belgium, Danish, French, Italian, Norwegian, and US International. It is also available with AC adapters for other regions. We stock US/Canadian, Japanese, UK, European, and Australian AC adapters/plugs. For other countries please inquire. Shipping to most international destinations takes 3-5 business days. Taxes/duties not included. If the configuration you want is not an option below please contact support with your regional requirements.

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
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz - 3.50Ghz
Memory DDR4 (older revision takes DDR3L)
Core Logic Mobile Intel® HM170 Express Chipset
Screen 15.6" FHD 16:9 LED-Backlit (1920x1080) Matte Display
Wireless 802.11N Atheros Wifi (freedom compatible chipset)
Webcam Integrated Webcam
Memory Up to 32GB
Battery 6 Cells Lithium Ion Battery Pack)
About 6 hours (when configured)
Card Reader 9-in-1 Card Reader
MMC / RSMMC / MS / MS-Pro / MS-Duo / SD / Mini-SD / SDHC / SDXC
Optical Drive Built-in Super-Multi Drive (supports DVD-RAM/R/RW/+/-/CD-R/RW)
Graphics  Intel® HD Graphics 530
Built-in Audio & Mic High Definition audio interface
1 x Built-in Microphone
2 x Built-in speakers
Ports 1 x HDMI output Port (with HDCP)
1 x VGA Port
1 x USB 2.0 Port
3 x USB 3.0 Ports
1 x Headphone Jack
1 x Microphone Jack
1 x RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)
Ethernet Onboard Gigabit (10/100/1000 Mbits/sec) LAN subsystem
Approx. Dimensions 14.72" (w) x 9.92" (d) x 0.55"~1.24" (h)
Weight 5.51 Pounds
Default configuration Includes the latest release of Ubuntu
Compatible with Most other GNU/Linux flavours with a recent release (hardware supports free & mainline kernels/project drivers)

Contact us about other operating systems such as OpenBSD. These will likely have support at some point down the road and we'll be happy to investigate the current status.
Out Of Warranty & Other Support Services Available
For Mail-In Service Add (Per Computer) $39
USB Peripherals Setup/Tutorial
(Printers, Portable Audio Players, etc.)
Operating System Installs $65
Software Installations $39
Networked Peripherals Setup/Tutorial (Printers, etc.) $39
Data Transfers of up to 4TB $59
Data Transfers of up to 8TB $99
Diagnostics (this is only if no repairs are made) $65
Upgrades/Repair (per half hour; if no others apply) $65
Phone Support (per half-hour / non-warranty) $65
OS Media $39
Discounted blocks of phone support are available for purchase. It's US $230 for 5 half hour blocks and US $400 for 10.

This model requires a recently released distribution for support. Currently Linux Mint 18, Ubuntu 16.04, Slackware 14.2, Fedora 24, openSUSE Tumbleweed (and Leap 42.2+), Arch, and Parabola GNU/Linux-libre are supported. Feel free to inquire about other distributions. We will update this list as time allows. Other popular distributions such as Trisquel are not yet supported, but will be as distributions release newer versions built off newer software stacks (Trisquel 8 will work when released).

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.

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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.

Avoid future expenses with an extended warranty.

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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.

Select one of our awesome mouse pads. Check out the great pictures in our catalog.

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 offer a number of different keyboard layouts for our international customer base. Please take a look at the available layouts and pick the one that is best suited for you.

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.