Word: It has been delivered to my information that Alpha just isn’t processing orders or responding to complaints in previous few weeks. Some individuals bought it throughout Christmas sale and by no means obtained it. I’ve tried to contact the house owners of Alpha and have gotten no response to date. It’s a registered enterprise and is run by two individuals so possibly they’re brief on the manpower however that doesn’t clarify why they can not reply to emails.
So if you’re planning to purchase one, please contact them beforehand and see in the event that they reply.
12 months of the Linux desktop won’t have arrived, however the yr of Linux laptop computer is actually right here.
Only some weeks again we noticed a devoted laptop computer specifically tweaked for KDE Neon. Right now we now have received a brand new laptop computer collection operating elementary OS by default.
elementary OS is a Linux distribution principally centered on the design component. This aesthetic OS is commonly thought of the perfect Linux distribution that appears like MacOS.
To money on the fantastic thing about elementary OS, a brand new, reasonably unknown firm has revealed a Chromebook like laptop computer collection: Litebook. It’s principally a 14″ laptop computer operating on elemnetary OS. The configuration is within the vary of entry-level Chromebooks and so is the worth tag ($249).
Litebook boasts of the next configuration:
14.1-inch Full HD (1920×1080)
Intel Quad-Core processor operating at 1.6 GHz
Graphics: Intel HD 400
4GB LPDDR3 RAM
512GB HDD (may be upgraded to SSD for added worth)
802.11n and Bluetooth four.zero
2 USB three.zero ports
1 HDMI port
1 Ethernet port
MicroSD card reader
1.three KG weight
9 hours battery claimed
Value begins from $249, delivery additional
Litebook additionally claims to have modified elementary OS to make it extra appropriate with Litebook . It additionally claims that “come with out efficiency hogging bloatware” and on the identical time Skype, Spotify and bunch of different software program are put in by default.
Word: An earlier model of this text raised query over the authenticity of LiteBook as a result of it used faux pictures of laptops to advertise the product and didn’t present a bodily deal with of its enterprise and wasn’t even a registered firm. Issues have modified since then so I’ve eliminated that part of the article.