System76 sells a line of notebook and desktop computers with Ubuntu Linux software. The company’s latest Ubuntu notebook features a 14 inch display and an Intel Core i3 Broadwell processor.
The new System76 Lemur is now available for $599 and up.
The notebook has a 14.1 inch, 1366 x 768 pixel glossy display, an Intel Core i3-5010U processor with Intel HD 550 graphics. It features a 2.5 inch SATA III drive bay and an mSATA slot for dual storage, two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 port, an SD card reader, and a DVD writer.
Other features include stereo speakers, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth, and a 62.16 Wh battery. The notebook measures 13.4″ x 9.5″ x 0.9″ and weighs 4.2 pounds.
For $599 you get a model with 4GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive. System76 lets you customize the machine with up to 16GB of RAM, and up to 3TB of storage (if you opt for a 1TB mSATA SSD and a 2TB HDD).
Unfortunately you can’t opt for a higher-resolution display or a faster processor.