The Penguin Wee 3 GNU / Linux Desktop

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Penguin Wee GNU / Linux desktop Like the first generation Penguin Wee the Penguin Wee 3 GNU / Linux desktop retains a uniquely small footprint at just 8 x 8 x 2.5". The new configuration options include faster processors with up to 10x the speed, more memory, and built-in wireless N. Additional configuration options now include a bluetooth wireless keyboard and mouse, USB 3.0 ports, DVI, and more.

  • Intel Celeron or Core i3 processor with support for up to 1080p HD video

  • Expandable up to 16GB of DDR3 ram

  • Support for most popular and libre (free) Linux distributions

  • Not dependent on binary blobs, or proprietary drivers-firmware

  • Your system your control, no "Trusted Computing Technology" here (CPU)


Category Specification
North Bridge Chipset Intel® H61
Graphics Intel® HD
Memory Up to 16GB DDR3
Audio Realtek ALC892
Graphics Ports DVI-D and VGA
LAN support Gigabit (10/100/1000 Mb/s) LAN subsystem using the Intel® 82579V Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Peripheral interfaces Two USB 3.0 ports
Two USB 2.0 ports
Three Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s ports
One serial header
One parallel port
One PS/2 Port
Size 198mm x 198mm x 60mm
Power Supply Type External AC Adapter (included)
AC Adapter Specifications 60 Watt AC-DC 12V-5A
AC INPUT: 100 ~240 VAC, 50~60Hz
DC OUTPUT: 12V, 5A, 60 Watt
Power Cord included
5mm/2.5mm barrel power jack
RoHS compliant
Default configuration: Ubuntu
Compatible with Microsoft Windows 7
(we do not offer technical support)


Have questions?
E-mail support or call us at: 1-888-39-THINK (84465)


Penguin Support: 1-888-39-THINK (84465) Price
Computer Setups (includes net, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and printer hook-up, 3GB data transfer, 1 program install, and intro lesson) $34
USB Peripherals Setup/Tutorial
(Printers, Portable Audio Players, etc.)
$19
Operating System Installs $49
Software Installations $29
Networked Peripherals Setup/Tutorial (Printers, etc.) $29
Data Transfers of up to 3GB $19
Data Transfers of up to 10GB $39
Data Transfers of up to 99GB $49
Diagnostics $54
Upgrades/Repair (per half hour; if no others apply) $55
Phone Support (per half-hour / non-warranty) $39
OS Media $24
For In-Home/Office Service Add $99
For Mail-In Service Add (Per Computer) $44
Supported distributions:

Trisquel 5, 5.5, 6, 6.01
Ubuntu 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10
LinuxMint 12, 13, 14, 14.1, 15, 16

* Compatible with most other recent distributions.

The Core i3 processor offers a fast, responsive, and visually stunning desktop experience. Hyper-Threading Technology enables you to work on more projects simultaneously and with the Hardware-assisted Virtualization you can even run multiple desktops.

Don't just get a bigger drive. Get a faster drive. Experience twice the speed with a new solid state drive. Newer SSD technology can give you that boost you always wanted cutting start times in half and increasing the speed of programs.

If your computer has ever come to a crawl you probably didn't have enough memory. A lack of memory is the leading cause of systems becoming unbearably slow. So stock up now when memory is dirt cheap and avoid those expensive upgrades.

Choose the color of your system. Choose from a more traditional black or stylish white.

Avoid future expenses with a comprehensive warranty. Get at-your-door repair service, accidential coverage, and even data protection in one convenient package.

Match the décor with a white or black Penguin Keyboard and Mouse (color shipped system dependent). The keyboard and mouse set are perfect for the Penguin PC. No Microsoft Windows key here.

Select one of our awesome mousepads. Check out the great pictures in our catalog.

If you want more desk space, a newer flat panel monitor may be just what you need. Flat panel monitors take up less desk space and have wider screens for a larger viewing area. Only available for shipping within continental US. Standard cables included.

Maximize your space with an all-in-one multifunction printer that combines printing, copying, scanning and fax.

If your printer breaks you'll be glad you picked up a warranty. Our service plans include free telephone support and a replacement if your printer takes an early retirement.

Don't forget an extension cable. If your ports are too close together there may not be enough room for connecting components. Pick up a short 7" / 177 mm USB extension cable with your order. See picture for details.

Get extra ports! If you have lots of accessories take advantage of a USB hub to keep everything organized and connected.

USB flash drives are the ultimate mobile storage solution for people on the go. Want to share a new tune or pictures with your friends? Simply copy the file onto your USB flash drive and take it with you. Use it virtually anywhere USB is accepted.