LabTop Mk IV
From $781.00
Free delivery *
From $781.00
Free delivery *
13-inch
Star LabTop
"Freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.”
- FDR
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Prepare for warp speed. The LabTop has always outperformed competitors in its class. The Star LabTop Mk IV has been forged to uphold its legacy, with processing speeds up to 4.7GHz and data read-speeds up to 3400MB/s. It also improves usability with an Arc display; a matte display that has both a 21% Haze and a hard coat which boasts both durability and glare-free viewing.

Intel Core

10th

generation processor

2400MHz

16GB

memory

13-inch

ARC

IPS Display

Up to
7hrs
battery life
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More everything. The Star LabTop Mk IV delivers up to a 67% performance increase with the optional Intel® Core® i7-10710u processor and even faster storage. With an improved trackpad, speakers and display, the extra power is even more usable.

200g
lighter*
2x
speaker output

Performance, battery life or both. The Intel® Core™ 10th-generation processors with Intel UHD 620 graphics boasts outstanding performance. Utilising 14-nanometre processor technology, the variable clock speeds and multiple processor cores enable the Star LabTop Mk IV to switch seamlessly between energy efficiency and performance. And with an array of performance modes to chose from, it can be easily configured to prioritise performance or battery life.

Up to

67%

faster performance

Up to

4.7GHz

Turbo Boost processing

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All matte. No glare. The Star LabTop Mk IV features a 13.3" ARC display, a true matte display that prevents glare with an Anti-Reflective Coating. It also features a hard coat rated at 3H to prevent against damage. Its power-efficient LED backlighting produces bright and vibrant colours. The combination of 1920x1080 resolution and IPS technology ensures optimum viewing clarity at angles up to 178°.

1920x1080

resolution

178°

viewing angle

16:9

aspect ratio

Star LabTop Mk IV Linux laptop computer open showing wide viewing angle of full HD IPS screen

Powered by the Over-Provisioned Star Drive. The Star LabTop Mk IV hosts an Over-Provisioned Star Drive SSD which is incredibly fast, featuring a sequential read speed of up to 3400MB/s. Over-provisioning is the inclusion of extra capacity reserved by the SSD controller to manage read and write tasks. This increases performance and IOPS (Input/Output Operations per Second) whilst enhancing reliability and endurance.

Star Drive PCIe SSD showing label with 480GB capacity

Up to

3400MB/s

sequential read speed

Up to

3000MB/s

sequential write speed

Backlit Keyboard

Keep typing even when the sun sets.

Glass Trackpad

Smooth, precise tracking and gestures.

Dual Speakers

Stereo Sound for clear audio.

Star LabTop Mk IV Linux laptop computer open showing backlit Linux keyboard with super key

Lock on, lock off. The Star LabTop Mk IV features function lock, that when enabled, makes the F-keys behave as if you are holding down the Fn key. This gives you quick access to an array of function keys designed to speed up certain tasks, such as media control and adjusting display brightness.

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One port to rule them all. The USB-C port provides simultaneous charging, speedy data transfer and video output in a reversible design that’s just one-third of the size of a traditional USB 3 port, putting everything you need in one place.


The Star LabTop Mk IV also features; DC Charging Jack, 2 x USB 3.0 Type A, HDMI, 3.5mm Headphone Jack and a MicroSD card reader.

Open warranty. Laptops designed for open-source software need open warranties. Our 1-year limited warranty allows you to take your laptop apart, replace parts, install an upgrade and use any operating system, all without voiding the warranty.

Regardless of the change, be it a simple SSD upgrade or a display replacement, the only tool you will ever need is a small Phillips screwdriver.

We cannot take any responsibility or cover any damages caused during disassembly.

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The new standard of charging. The Star LabTop Mk IV charges via the USB-C port and comes with a 60W USB-C Power Adapter. The 60W USB-C Power Adapter uses USB PD (Power Delivery) and is compatible with any USB-C device that uses this standard. It also features a USB-A port that supports QuickCharge, allowing you to charge other devices and power your laptop simultaneously. Detachable plugs for the UK, Europe, Australia and the USA are available, allowing you to charge your laptop across the world.

65w USB-C wall charger with 3 included plugs for the UK, US and EU

UK Plug

Type G

65w USB-C wall charger with 3 included plugs for the UK, US and EU

EU Plug

Type F

65w USB-C wall charger with 3 included plugs for the UK, US and EU

US Plug

Type A

65w USB-C wall charger with 3 included plugs for the UK, US and EU

AU Plug

Type I

65w USB-C wall charger with 3 included plugs for the UK, US and EU
Star Drive PCIe SSD showing label with 480GB capacity

Firmware made simple. The BIOS, Embedded Controller and SSD receive automatic firmware updates via the LVFS. Essential security features are included as standard such as options to disable the Intel Management Engine, the Wireless and the Webcam.

Built for Linux. Star Labs offer a range of laptops designed and built specifically for Linux. All of our laptops come with a choice of Ubuntu, elementary OS, Linux Mint, Manjaro, MX Linux or Zorin OS pre-installed; regardless of the distribution used, our laptops run flawlessly.

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Ubuntu, elementary OS, Linux Mint, Manjaro, MX Linux or Zorin OS

Choose your pre-installed distribution

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Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS
Ubuntu, Kubuntu or Ubuntu MATE.

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elementary OS 5.1.6 "Hera"
Pantheon.

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Linux Mint 20 "Ulyana"
Cinnamon, MATE or Xfce.

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Manjaro 20.0.3 "Lysia"
Xfce, KDE Plasma or GNOME.

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MX Linux 19.2 "Patito Feo"
Xfce or KDE Plasma.

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Zorin OS 15.3 Core or Ultimate
Core, Education, Lite or Ultimate.