Everyone’s favourite Ubuntu computer builders System76 have just made available the long awaited 17.3″ Bonobo Professional laptop.

Bonobo Professional Laptop

The main attractions of this laptop are its 17.3 inch FULL HD LED screen, a Li-Poly battery, a Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M Graphics, a stylish body design and of course Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat 64-bit.



The new Bonobo Professional sports a 32 nm Intel Core i5-460M Processor with 3 MB L3 cache and clocked at 2.53 GHz/2.80 GHz (in Turbo Mode) in its stock configuration and can be upgraded upto a 45 nm Core i7-940XM Processor Extreme Edition with 8 MB l3 cache and 2.13 GHz clock speed.


The laptop comes with Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M Graphics with 1.5 GB GDDR5 memory which can be upgraded to a Nvidia GeForce GTX 470M Graphics with 1.5GB GDDR5 Video Memory.


It comes with 4 GB DDR3 1066 MHz RAM which again is upgradeable to 8 GB DDR3 1066 MHz.


The laptop comes with 64-bit Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop Edition preinstalled.

Other: –

Display: 17.3″ Full HD LED 1920 x 1080
Graphics: nVidia GeForce
Audio Output: Intel High Definition Audio
Networking: Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000), WiFi
Wireless: 802.11 agn, Bluetooth
Expansion: Express Card 34/54 slot
Ports: DVI-I, HDMI, 1 x USB 3.0, 3 x USB 2.0, eSata Port, FireWire Port, Headphone Jack, Microphone Jack, S/PDIF Output Jack, SD Reader
Camera: Built-In 2.0 MP Webcam
Security: Fingerprint Reader (beta),
KensingtonĀ® Lock
Power Management: Suspend & Hibernate
Battery: Bonobo Pro Li-Polymer Battery Pack
AC Adapter: includes one AC adapter
Dimensions: 16.25″ x 11.0″ x 1.69″~2.25″ (WxDxH)
Weight: 8.35 lbs.


Base price start at $1389.00 and can be customized and ordered here: –