Linux is the more secure, robust, highest performing Operating System on the planet. It is assembled under the model of free and open-source software development and distribution.
Yes, that's right: FREE
WHY CHOOSE LINUX?
Why is everyone switching to Linux? Two words... "Open Source"
Open source is publicly shared intellectual property. When it comes to Linux, every aspect of the operating system's source code
is "open" and does not have licensing restrictions that limit
use, modification, contributions or redistribution. Linux is the most popular example of an open source technology. This innovative way of
using a computer is far superior to commercialized operating systems because of the Linux community. We want to know what our operating system is doing, a luxury you do not have with any other OS.
For much of the last decade, this type of freedom has only been available to the
Recently, the Linux community has reached the point where this exciting Operating System
is being made available to everyone. Now, we're taking it a step further, and making Linux mobile.
Linux is the
most secure operating system on the market, and with open source
applications, you don't have to pay license fees to some big corporation.
Our laptops are shipped with built in free security updates for life, and the assurance that
you're important data has never been more secure with Linux.
When you purchase a Linux laptop, you generally want to get 4-6 years
service from the machine. You should therefore buy from a company that
proven staying power. In a market where other vendors come and go, you
select a laptop provider that has healthily weathered the storms of the
bust and has the tenacity and commitment to be here for you for the long
We have been here for the entire history of the Linux laptop concept, and
FREEDOM OF CHOICE
The Linux Laptop Company approaches the question of what you need in a Linux laptop
with more flexibility than any other vendor. You choose the type of
machine specifications, operating systems, software, and features.
You can even specify your own
partitions, and software that you wish to be installed and configured on
your own personal linux laptop. If you choose the multi-OS dual-boot option, your
laptop will be able to run both Windows 8 or Ubuntu Linux. This is the most versatile system available today, and you deserve the freedom to choose.
SAVE TIME - FULL SUPPORT
The Linux Laptop Company offers the only "out-of-the-box" Linux laptop
Yes, many of our customers have installed their own Linux laptops in
past. They come to us to save the time and frustration. Even Linux
can spend weeks getting a modern laptop to play nice with Linux.
The Linux Laptop Company
systems have full hardware support under Linux
and are ready to use
out-of-the-box. For our customers, the value of their saved time
outweighs the cost of our service.
KNOWLEDGE & TESTING
Our KnowledgeBase has technical information on nearly every laptop made
since 1999. We have collected these laptops' lspci output and maintain a
of hardware compatibility tests for each system. Each system we ship is
through these tests to ensure complete support for your hardware.
We are so confident in the quality of our
our installs, and our support that we regularly send our laptops to the
press for independent review. Our reviews
always come back strongly positive. Our customers also provide
constant feedback about the quality of our
products, and how pleased they are with their new notebook.
This gives you assurance that our products, service, and support are as
QUALITY HARDWARE AND WARRANTY
When it is time to spend thousands of dollars on a Linux laptop,
want a machine made of quality components and backed up by name-brand
coverage. Since we use only the highest quality systems from
Dell, Lenovo, Toshiba, Asus and other major manufacturers, you are assured of a system that will
stand up to your demands for years to come.
Because we install linux on quality brand name notebooks, you have the
full manufacturer's hardware warranty when you purchase any system from The
Linux Laptop Company, and can extend the one-year warranty indefinitely through the manufacturer before it expires.