Now available - Open Source Firmware Updates

Now available

Open Source Firmware Updates

By Emma

 

 

Open-Source Updates. Our latest open-source firmware release 8.15, powered by coreboot  4.17, is now available to download for the majority of our laptops.

 

Minor but welcome improvements by model:

 

StarBook MkV 

Features:

  • Improved handling of USB devices in edk2
  • Switched to open-source libgfxinit
  • Improved resource allocation
  • Disabled XDCI
  • Prefetch memory above 4G
  • Enabled PMC muxing for reduced power consumption

 

StarLite MkIV

Features:

  • Improved handling of USB devices in edk2
  • Improved resource allocation

 

LabTop MkIV / LabTop MkIII

Features:

  • Improved handling of USB devices in edk2
  • Improved resource allocation