The Penguin Pro 6 GNU / Linux Desktop

The Penguin Pro 6 GNU / Linux Desktop
The Penguin Pro 6 GNU / Linux desktop sets the new standard for PC performance with a 7th Generation Intel® Core™ Kaby Lake processor! Blazing fast, feature packed, it is ready to take your productivity, creativity and 3D experience to the next level. Designed for those who needed expanded options and who can never get enough speed out of other smaller consumer desktops.

  • Fast- available with up to a 7th generation Kaby Lake Intel Core i7

  • Expandable- up to 32GB of DDR4 ram

  • Support for most popular and libre (free) Linuxdistributions

  • Not dependent on OS-loaded binary blobs, or proprietary drivers-firmware



Note: Now with a revised v3 case

International Order? We stock US/Canadian, [censored] (plug type "G", "UK" style), [censored] ("Europlug"), Japan, New Zealand, 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
Chipset Intel H110
Graphics G4400: Intel HD 510
i3-6100: Intel HD 530
i5-6600K: Intel HD 530
i7-6700K: Intel HD 530
i5-7500: Intel HD 630
i7-7700K: Intel HD 630
Memory Up to 32GB DDR4
Dimensions 14.37" x 7.29" x 15.74"
Graphics Ports 1 x DVI-D port
1 x VGA port
1 x HDMI
LAN support 10/100/1000
Peripheral interfaces USB 2.0 ports (2x Rear): 2
Audio Port (2x Front Ports)
USB 3.1 Gen1 ports: 4
Front USB ports: 4 (2 USB 3.0 and 2 USB 2.0)
Audio ports (Rear): 3 (Realtek® ALC887)
Default distribution Most recent version of Ubuntu
Expansion capabilities DIMM Slots (Supports DDR4-2133 Memory MHz): 2
PCI-Ex16: 1
PCI-Ex1: 2
PCI-E Gen: Gen3
SATAIII: 4
DIMM Slots: 2
Optical Drive DVD-RW
Compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10
(not included, no technical support offered)


Have questions?
E-mail support or call us at: 1-888-39-THINK (84465)


Penguin Support: 1-888-39-THINK (84465) Price
Computer Setups (includes net, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and printer hook-up, 3GB data transfer, 1 program install, and intro lesson) $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
For Mail-In Service Add (Per Computer) $44
In-home service No longer available
Supported distributions:

Trisquel 8
Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
Kubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
Lubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
LinuxMint 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 19
Fedora 25, 26, 27, 28
OpenSUSE 42.2, 42.3, 15.0
CentOS 7 series 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 series 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Scientific Linux 7 series 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Slackware 14.2
Debian 9
elementary OS .4, .4.1

Most recently released distributions are compatible out of the box or with kernel upgrades. Contact us for details about support for your preferred distribution.

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Add bluetooth capability to your computer with a Penguin Bluetooth USB Micro Adapter. Choose between a bluetooth 4.0. Bluetooth enables you to connect Mice, Phones, Keyboards, and other devices wirelessly to your computer.

Match the décor of your new PC with a keyboard and mouse that isn't tied to Microsoft. All of our desktop keyboards and mice are of high quality and never include a MS logo (keyboard & mice product details)

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

If you want more desk space, a newer flat panel monitor may be just what you need. Flat panel monitors take up less desk space and have wider screens for a larger viewing area. Only available for shipping within continental US. Standard cables included.

Avoid future expenses with an extended warranty.

Don't have a VPN provider yet? Get PenguinVPN and we'll pre-configure your computer for access to our privacy friendly VPN service.

Maximize your space with an all-in-one multifunction printer that combines printing, copying, scanning and fax (this option is only available for US customers at this time)

Need to transfer data from an old computer? Don't let an old USB flash drive slow you down. Get a fast USB 3.0 flash drive or an even faster USB SuperSpeed SSD Drive.

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

We support users around the world and not everybody uses a North American power cable. Please select the one appropriate to you.