The Latest Linux Laptop Features Open-Source Firmware, NVIDIA GeForce 2080 Super
If you’re in the market looking for a new Linux laptop and the new Dell XPS 13 that ships with Ubuntu pre-loaded isn’t necessarily your cup of tea, here’s a new model that comes with so many cool things.
It’s the System76 Oryx Pro, a new laptop that ships in two different sizes, 15.6 inches and 17.3 inches.
The laptop runs on the 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10875H processor and can be paired with up to 64 GB of RAM and 4 TB of maximum storage.
There are several GPU options, including NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060, 2070, and 2080 Super, but the NVIDIA graphics aren’t available when dual-booting Windows.
However, one of the highlights is the open-source firmware that the laptop ships with.
“For the first time ever, action-packed NVIDIA graphics team up with lightweight System76 Open Firmware. Go zero to full speed ahead with minuscule boot times … (read more)