LabTop Mk III


Type II Black Anodised Aluminium
Black glass screen surround

Finish: Bead blasted
Aluminium Grade: 6


13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1920x1080 resolution at 166 pixels per inch
16:9 aspect ratio

Color Depth (NTSC): 72%
Color Depth (sRGB): 100%
Contrast Ratio: 1000:1
Haze: 21%


1.8GHz quad-core Intel® Core™ i7-8550u
Turbo Boost up to 4.0GHz, with 8MB SmartCache

4 Cores
8 Threads
IC Controlled Fan


240GB Over-Provisioned SATA SSD

560MB/s Sequential Read Speed
540MB/s Sequential Write Speed
Max Read Speed (CDM): 560MB/s
Max Write Speed (CDM): 540MB/s
Flash Type: BiCS3
Controller: PS3111
Key Type: B
Size: M2 2280

Configurable to:
480GB Over-Provisioned PCIe SSD

3200MB/s Sequential Read Speed
2200MB/s Sequential Write Speed
Max Read Speed (CDM): 3370MB/s
Max Write Speed (CDM): 2030MB/s
Flash Type: BiCS3
Controller: PS5012
Key Type: M
Size: M2 2280


8GB of 2400MHz LPDDR4 onboard memory


Intel UHD Graphics 620

300MHz Graphics Base Frequency
1.15GHz Graphics Burst Frequency


USB Type C 3.0 with Power Delivery
USB 3.0

HDMI version: 1.4
USB-C Interface: Display Port

Micro SD Memory Card Reader
USB 3.0
3.5mm Headphone Jack


Keyboard and Trackpad

Backlit keyboard
Glass trackpad for precise cursor control and Multi-Touch gestures


Intel 8265 AC
802.11ac Wi-Fi; Up to 867 Mbps
802.11a/b/g/n compatible


Bluetooth 4.2


720p HD camera

Video Support

Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display and:
Up to two displays with 4096x2304 resolution at 30Hz

Up to 4096x2304 resolution at 24Hz using HDMI
Up to 4096x2304 resolution at 60Hz using Display Port


Stereo Speakers
Dual Digital Microphone

Battery and Power

Up to 7 hours battery life
45.6-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
65w USB-C Power Adapter

Technology: Power Delivery
Minimum Wattage: 30W

Operating Requirements

Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz
Operating temperature: 5° to 40° C (41° to 104° F)
Storage temperature: -20° to 60° C (-4° to 140° F)
Relative humidity: 0% to 90% non-condensing
Operating altitude: tested up to 3048 metres (10000 feet)
Maximum storage altitude: 12192 metres (40000 feet)
Maximum shipping altitude: 12192 metres (40000 feet)

Size and Weight

Height: 1.48 cm (0.58 inches)
Width: 31.43 cm (12.37 inches)
Depth: 21.60 cm (8.50 inches)
Weight: 1.2 kg (2.65 pounds)

Operating System

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (64-bit) or later
Linux Mint 19 (64-bit) or later
Manjaro 20.0 (64-bit) or later
Zorin OS 15 (64-bit) or later
Windows 10 RS3 (64-bit) or later

View tested Linux distributions here

Whats in the Box

13.3-inch Star LabTop
65W USB‑C Power Adapter
Detachable plug (UK, EU, US and AU available)

Quick Start Guide
Screen Cleaning Cloth

Limited Warranty and Service

One-year limited warranty
One-year limited technical support