Byte

The first of its generation. Powered by AMD.

Star Labs Byte mini PC

Ryzen™

7

processor

AMD

Radeon™

graphics

Up to

4.4GHz

octo-core processing

Up to

45 W

Thermal Design Power

Up to

64 GB

3200MHz memory

Up to

6 TB

storage

Sub

13 cm

footprint

Connect

11

ports

Versatile

The way it should be.

Byte showing available ports on the front of the chassis

01.

Combo Jack

For audio input and output.

02.

USB-C

For power delivery and expansion.

03.

USB-A

Full-size USB 3.0.

04.

USB-A

Full-size USB 3.0.

05.

Micro SD

For simple connectivity.

06.

DC Jack

5.5mm power connector.

07.

Full HDMI

For easy output.

08.

Full HDMI

For easy output.

09.

USB-A

Full-size USB 2.0.

10.

USB-A

Full-size USB 2.0.

11.

Ethernet

RJ45 port.

Firmware

Uniquely progressive and progressively unique. Every detail of the Byte is designed to be quietly configurable.

Fast Hare coreboot logo

Open-source

coreboot+EDKII

  • Extremely lightweight.
  • Extremely efficient.
  • Infinitely configurable.
  • Fewer blobs.
  • coreboot-configurable compatible.
Red Triangle logo

Closed-source

American Megatrends+EDKII

  • Industry Leading.
  • Secure Boot Support.
  • Password Protection.
  • Built-in User Interface.
  • EFI Capsule updates.

The Byte supports either American Megatrends (AMI) Aptio V or coreboot. You can switch between AMI and coreboot firmware at any time.

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program to configure coreboot

coreboot configurator

A simple program to change settings in coreboot, from disabling the wireless to enabling hyper-threading.

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Byte Mk I Mini PC bird's-eye view showing the Star Labs logo

01.

Compact Size

Fits in the smallest of spaces.

02.

VESA Compliant

Mount the Byte almost anywhere.

03.

Expandable Storage

Add a second 2.5" SSD.

04.

Highly Configurable

Customisable SSD, Wireless and memory.

Fast. Reliable.

Small sacrifice yields immense benefits. Blistering performance and enhanced endurance by the use of Over-provisioning; an inclusion of extra capacity reserved by the SSD controller.

Star Drive PCIe SSD showing label with 480GB capacity

Up to

3400 MB/s

sequential read speed

Up to

3000 MB/s

sequential write speed

Open warranty.

Computers designed for open-source software need open warranties. Our 1-year limited warranty allows you to take your computer apart, replace parts, install an upgrade, use any operating system and even your firmware, all without voiding the warranty.

Easy Updates.

Firmware updates for the BIOS, Embedded Controller and SSD are just a click away with the power of the LVFS (Linux Vendor Firmware Service).

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Your way.

Our hardware and firmware are highly customisable. Your computer will arrive exactly the way you want it, with your chosen distribution pre-installed.

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Laptop with pre-installed Ubuntu Linux

Ubuntu 22.04 LTS
Ubuntu, Kubuntu or Ubuntu MATE.

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Laptop with pre-installed elementaryOS

elementary OS 6.1 "Jólnir"
Pantheon.

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Laptop with pre-installed Linux Mint

Linux Mint 20.3 "Uma"
Cinnamon, MATE or Xfce.

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Laptop with pre-installed Manjaro Linux

Manjaro 21.0 "Ornara"
Xfce, KDE Plasma or GNOME.

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Laptop with pre-installed MX Linux

MX Linux 21.1 "Wildflower"
Xfce, KDE Plasma or Fluxbox.

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Laptop with pre-installed Zorin OS

Zorin OS 16.1 Core or Pro
Core, Education, Lite or Pro.

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From $793.00