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Kubuntu Focus M2 Linux laptop gets a spec bump (and a smaller, cheaper sibling: the Kubuntu Focus XE)

The Kubuntu Focus family of Linux laptops is growing. A 3rd-gen Kubuntu Focus M2 laptop with a 15.6 inch display, 45-watt Intel Core i7-11800H Tiger Lake processor, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30-series graphics is now available for $1945 and up. But if you’re in the market for something smaller and/or cheaper, the Kubuntu team also introduced the […]

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Tuxedo Stellaris 15 is a Linux gaming laptop with Intel or AMD processors, NVIDIA graphics

Linux PC company Tuxedo Computers is taking orders for a new gaming laptop called the Tuxedo Stellaris 15 Gen 3. It’s a 4.9 pound notebook with up to a 2560 x 1440 pixel display featuring a high refresh rate, support for up to a 150-watt NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 GPU. It’s also available with three […]

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Tuxedo Infinity Book Pro 14 is a Linux laptop with Intel Tiger Lake and up to a 2880 x 1800 pixel display

The latest Linux laptop from Tuxedo Computers is a thin and light powerhouse with  up to a 14 inch, 2880 x 1800 pixel LTPS display, a  28-watt Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor, and a body that measures just 0.6 inches thick and weighs just 2.2 pounds. The Tuxedo Infinity Book Pro 14 is available with a choice […]

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Tuxedo Book XP15 Linux laptop now available with up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics

Linux laptop company Tuxedo Computers is now offering a handful of notebooks with support for NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 series graphics, including the new Tuxedo Book XP15 Gen 12 notebook which is a 4.4 pound computer with a 15.6 inch display, an Intel Core i7-10870H processor, and support for up to RTX 3080 Max-Q graphics. […]

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These Linux laptops have Intel Tiger Lake chips, 15.6 inch screens, and weigh less than 4 pounds

System76 and Tuxedo Computers are both taking orders for new thin and light laptops with 15.6 inch displays and support for up to a 28 watt Intel Core i7-1165G7 Tiger Lake processor. As far as I can tell, the new System76 Darter Pro and Tuxedo InfinityBook S 15 are based on the same OEM design, since the […]

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XMG Core 14 is a thin and light gaming laptop with Intel Tiger Lake and NVIDIA graphics

The latest gaming laptop from XMG is designed to balance power with portability. The XMG Core 14 is a notebook that measures less than 0.7 inches thick and which weighs about about 3.3 pounds, but which packs a 28-watt Intel Tiger Lake processor, NVIDIA GeForce 1650 Max-P graphics, and a 14 inch, 120 Hz IPS […]

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Lilbits: Windows on Apple Silicon, Android apps on Windows

Apple Silicon is fast. Macs with Apple M1 chips outperform just about every other laptop on the market in most benchmarks, while consuming less power. Even Mac apps that were designed to run on x86 chips run faster on the new Macs than they do on equivalent models with Intel processors. Not every Mac app is […]

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Tuxedo Aura 15 is a Linux laptop with Ryzen 7 4700U for about $935 and up

The latest Linux laptop from German company Tuxedo Computers is a 3.6 pound notebook with a 15.6 inch full HD display, an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processor, and a starting price of 799 Euros, or about $935 in US dollars. Like most computers from the company, the Tuxedo Aura 15 is available with a choice […]

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Tuxedo Pulse 14 is a 2.4 pound Linux laptop with AMD Ryzen 4000H

A month after launching the Tuxedo Pulse 15 Linux laptop powered by up to an AMD Renoir processor, Tuxedo Computers is introducing a 14 inch model. The new Tuxedo Pulse 14 is available with the same powerful processor options, but comes  in a smaller, lighter case. The laptop weighs just 2.3 pounds, measures just 16.8mm (0.66 […]