System76 release ultra portable laptop which pre-installed Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot, for those who has a plan to buy a new laptop/notebook/netbook System76 Lemur ultra 14" could be your choice, here the specs and benchmark :

System76 Lemur Ultra
  • Ultra Portable, Ultra Powerful
  • Processor: 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 and i7 CPU's
  • Core Logic: HM65 Chipset
  • Display: 14.1" HD Widescreen LED Display (1366 x 768)
  • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Memory: up to 8 GB DDR3 @ 1333 MHz
  • Storage: up to 750 GB SATA II/III
  • Touchpad: Multitouch with two finger scrolling
  • Networking: Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000), WiFi
  • Wireless: 802.11 bgn or Intel 802.11 abgn
  • Ports: HDMI, VGA, 3 x USB 2.0, SD Card Reader
  • Audio Ports: Headphone Jack, Microphone Jack
  • Camera: Built-In 1.3 MP Webcam
  • Security: Kensington® Lock
  • Power Management: Suspend & Hibernate
  • Battery: 6 Cell Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
  • Power System: Full Range AC adapter 65W, AC in 100~240V, 50~60Hz, DC output 19V, 3.42A or 18.5V, 3.5A
  • Dimensions: 13.38" x 9.37" x 0.98"~1.31" (WxDxH)
  • Weight: 4.71 lbs. (2.13 kg.

System76 Lemur Ultra 14.1" CPU Benchmark
System76 Lemur Ultra 14.1" comes with three options of for the processor model, you can choose which processors will armored your Lemur ultra. here are processors model you can choose :
  • 2nd Generation Intel Core i5-2430M Processor (3MB L3 Cache, 2.40GHz)
  • 2nd Generation Intel Core i5-2520M Processor (3MB L3 Cache, 2.50GHz )
  • 2nd Generation Intel Core i7-2670QM Processor (6MB L3 Cache, 2.20GHz)
We did not have a chance to try a performance of this notebook, generally speaking, every processors have a quiet good performance, here some data taken from cpubenchmark.com regarding to the benchmark every processors that mention above.

Lemur Ultra Intel Core i5-2430M Processor Benchmark
Lemur Ultra Intel Core i5-2430M Processor Benchmark

Lemur Ultra Intel Core i5-2520M Processor Benchmark
Lemur Ultra Intel Core i5-2520M Processor Benchmark

Lemur Ultra Intel Core i7-2670QM Processor Benchmark 
Lemur Ultra Intel Core i7-2670QM Processor Benchmark 
System76 Lemur Ultra 14.1" Intel HD3000 Performance
regarding to Intel HD Graphics 3000 performance, how the score compared with its closed rival, can be check in following links :


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