No Comments on System76 Galago Pro … Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. ALSO READ: System76 Thelio Mega is a quad-GPU Linux desktop powered by Ryzen Threadripper. But I’ve never found that to be the case. The new Galago Pro is coming soon and it supports up to an Intel Core i701165G7 Tiger Lake processor with Intel Xe graphics. The Galago Pro is aimed squarely at machines like high-end Chromebooks and laptops like Dell’s XPS 13 Developer Edition. In addition, the Galago Pro has Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) and Bluetooth 5. The affordable Galago Pro isn't thick by any means, but it's really no thicker than it needs to be. Access a variety of ports from desk to downtown, including Thunderbolt 4 and Ethernet. I'd like to see a review/hear the thoughts on it before I pull the trigger and get one. Keep in mind, however, that if you choose the NVIDIA GTX 1650, your laptop won't ship until early December. But most System76 laptops cost over $1000, which is why I never bought one. And the laptop supports WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0. "The Galago Pro comes equipped with the latest 11th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processors and a top 64GB memory capacity. ALSO READ: System76's Pop!_OS 20.10 Ubuntu-based Linux distro now available for download, Carl Richell, the company's Founder and CEO explains, "The Galago Pro has always been a fan favorite of our laptop offerings. Hopefully I remember to come back once I have. Despite those "legacy" ports, it is also has the very modern USB-C with Thunderbolt 4. 18 hours ago. And that's why I love the design of System76's newly refreshed Galago Pro -- one of the company's most popular Linux laptops. © 1998-2020 BetaNews, Inc. All Rights Reserved. For an operating system, you much choose between Ubuntu or System76's own Ubuntu-based Pop!_OS -- I suggest the latter. Required fields are marked *. Liliputing's primary sources of revenue are advertising and affiliate links (if you click the "Shop" button at the top of the page and buy something on Amazon, for example, we'll get a small commission). With that said, most computer users will probably be OK with the base model -- but only you can determine what specifications you truly need. Other features include a 49 Wh battery, a backlit keyboard, stereo speakers, and a 720p webcam. This is not intended to be a formal review with benchmarks and niche CPU statistics, CPU benchmarks are available a la carte from a variety of websites. In addition, the Galago Pro has Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) and Bluetooth 5. Sporting a 13-inch aluminum body, the thin and light laptop succeds the popular Galago UltraPro. Not yet. If you want the Core i7, or to choose other top specifications, the price will only go up from there. The System76 Galago Pro is a thin and light laptop powered by either Ubuntu Linux or Pop!_OS, which is a custom Linux distribution developed by System76. The new System76 Galago Pro measures 12.8″ x 8.9″ x 0.7″ and has a starting weight of 3.1 pounds, although some models may weigh a bit more depending on the configuration. The refreshed Galago Pro Linux laptop is powered by 11th Gen Intel Core processors with 4 cores and 8 threads, namely the i5-1135G7 CPU with up to 4.2 GHz clock speeds and 8MB cache, as well as the i7-1165G7 CPU with up to 4.7 GHz clock speeds and 12MB cache. I thought Linux laptops were supposed to be cheaper, because you don’t have to pay the Windows tax. Does anyone have the new Galago Pro? This newly refreshed System76 Galago Pro start at $999 for a base configuration with the Intel Core i5 chip. As a result, many computers are missing useful ports, such as Ethernet, HDMI, and USB-A. The Dell Precision 7520 and the System76 Oryx Pro are good examples of this. It could happen in 2021, Linus Torvalds wants Linux running on Apple's new M1 Macs, System76 Open Firmware (coreboot, EDK2, System76 Firmware Apps)System76 Open Source Embedded Controller Firmware, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7: 2.4 up to 4.2 GHz - 8MB Cache - 4 Cores - 8 Threads, 1 × USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C / Thunderbolt 4, 1 × USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 2 × USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, MicroSD Card Reader, Multitouch Touchpad, Backlit Chiclet US QWERTY Keyboard, Gigabit Ethernet, Intel Dual Band Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5, HDMI, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C w/ DisplayPort 1.2, Stereo Speakers, 1× Headphone/Microphone Combo, 12.79″ × 8.86″ × 0.69″ (32.49 × 2.50 × 1.75cm). System76's unique approach is evident right from the … Privacy Policy - Cookie Policy. Thin machines often have deficient cooling too, which can lead to throttling and an overall negative impact to performance. For an operating system, you much choose between Ubuntu or System76's own Ubuntu-based Pop!_OS -- I suggest the latter. System76 Galago Pro Linux laptop now available with Intel Tiger Lake for $999 and up. on 3.1 pound System76 Galago Pro Linux laptop with Intel Tiger Lake coming soon. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The current trend for laptops is to have them be as thin as possible. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! 2, 2017 System76 CRO Carl Richell revealed the debue of the Galago Pro. A Constant State of Go Go full steam ahead with the fastest mobile CPU yet combined with Pop!_OS. Learn how your comment data is processed. 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IDC: Google shipped 7.2 million Pixel devices in 2019, Microsoft may bring Android app support to Windows, Lilbits: Single board PCs, under-display cameras, and YouTube angers… everyone, Mele PCG02 PC stick now available with 8GB RAM and Celeron J4125. You see, the chassis can accommodate the ports that many depend on, such as the aforementioned Ethernet, HDMI, and USB-A. Tech — Review: System76’s Galago Pro solves “just works” Linux’s Goldilocks problem We also get a look at System76’s in-house OS (with in-house gear on the horizon).