Minimalist design. Powerful performance. The StarBook propels the open-source experience into the modern era.

Star Labs StarBook laptop

Intel® Core®

12 th

generation processors




Up to

64 GB

3200MHz memory



IPS Display

Up to

14 hrs

battery life

Up to

7 GB/s

SSD read speeds

StarBook Mk V Linux laptop computer open showing wide viewing angle of full HD IPS screen

All matte. No glare.

A true matte display with a protective coating allows colours to shine while diffusing ambient light.

1920x1080 Full HD Resolution

Enjoy highly accurate colours that are crisp and clear.

400cd/m² of brightness

Visible in nearly any light, you can work indoors and out - wherever you're most productive.

178° viewing angles and 180° hinge

Get comfy on the couch, share your screen, or work however you're most comfortable.

Open-source firmware

powered by



edk II.

TPM in Linux Laptop

Measured Boot

Secured boot flow gives you peace of mind.

TPM in Linux Laptop

5-years of updates

Backed by secure updates delivered via the LVFS.

Logo for open-source coreboot BIOS

Lightweight Firmware

Super efficient firmware that only takes 0.76s to POST.

program to configure coreboot

coreboot configurator

An easy-to-use program allows you to change settings in coreboot, from disabling the wireless to enabling hyper-threading.

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A keyboard

that's pure



Backlit Keyboard

Comfortable backlit keys with snappy scissor mechanisms.


Media Keys

Media keys for playback, volume, brightness, screenshots and more.


Function Lock

Switch between media and traditional function keys with one tap.


International Layouts

Available in US English, UK English, French, German, Nordic and Spanish layouts.

Backlit keyboard on the StarBook Mk V
Glass trackpad with fingerprint reader



An oversized trackpad with a legendary glass surface; dyed, toughened and treated with oleophobic coating. It also features a built-in fingerprint reader.

Versatile Connectivity

StarBook showing available ports on the left hand side of the chassis


WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3

For all things wireless.



For charging display output and expansion all in one.



For easy output virtually everywhere.



Full-size USB 3.0.


DC Jack

3.5mm connector for charging.


Combo Jack

For audio input and output.



Full-size USB 3.0.



Full-size USB 2.0.


Micro SD

For importing from a camera and mobile data transfers.

Fast. Reliable.

Small sacrifice yields immense benefits. Using over-provisioning - extra capacity reserved by the firmware - the SSDs have blistering performance and enhanced endurance.

Star Drive PCIe SSD showing label with 500GB capacity

Up to

7000 MB/s

sequential read speed

Up to

6500 MB/s

sequential write speed

Miniscule Charger.

Massive Battery.

The Gallium Nitride charger provides 65 watts over USB-C whilst being 30% smaller than traditional chargers and more efficient.

65w Gallium Nitride USB-C charger

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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Open warranty.

Laptops 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, and use any operating system and even your firmware, all without voiding the warranty.

Your way.

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


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"

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Laptop with pre-installed Linux Mint

Linux Mint 21 "Vanessa"
Cinnamon, MATE or Xfce.

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Laptop with pre-installed Manjaro Linux

Manjaro 21.3.7 "Ruah"
Xfce, KDE Plasma or GNOME.

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Laptop with pre-installed MX Linux

MX Linux 21.2 "Wildflower"
Xfce, KDE Plasma or Fluxbox.

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Laptop with pre-installed Zorin OS

Zorin OS 16.2 Core or Pro
Core, Education, Lite or Pro.

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