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  • Framework ARM laptop with Snapdragon X Elite?

    Framework ARM laptop with Snapdragon X Elite?

    Framework, the company behind modular and upgradeable laptops, could potentially turn to creating an ARM variant of its laptops now that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X Elite has hit the market and has seen support from many of the Windows laptop makers. With the Snapdragon X Elite offering unprecedented performance for Windows devices, an ARM version of…

  • Framework Laptop DIY 4-month review, its great!

    We’ve had our Framework Laptop 13 for a little over 3 months, daily driving it as our main machine for work, web browsing, watching videos, and writing this post. How has it been holding up and is a repairable and upgradable laptop worth investing in? This review will cover the full Framework Laptop experience, from…

  • Framework Laptop AMD reviews are in, shipping soon

    Framework Laptop AMD reviews are in, shipping soon

    Reviews for the Framework Laptop AMD edition are in, and things are looking good for team red and Framework. There is also exciting news around batch 1 AMD orders as well as marketplace improvements for those in Europe. Framework Laptop AMD reviews Written reviews The two written reviews highlighted by the Framework team are from…

  • Framework announces SD expansion card, YouTube series

    Framework announces SD expansion card, YouTube series

    In a newsletter sent out early this morning, Framework announced it is working on a full-sized SD expansion card for its series of repairable laptops. SD expansion card Framework has pre-announced the SD expansion card, making it very clear that it won’t be coming soon or is even ready to be sold. Instead, the team…

  • Dual USB-C expansion card for Framework Laptop

    Dual USB-C expansion card for Framework Laptop

    Framework Laptop community member, u/tbe, has shared a new update on their project to create a dual USB-C expansion card, something the community has been asking for since launch. In a new post to a thread that was opened back in June 21, user tbe shared a couple of images of the latest round of…

  • Everything you need to build a Framework Laptop from scratch

    Everything you need to build a Framework Laptop from scratch

    Framework’s laptop is an excellent choice for anyone wanting to invest in a sustainable, repairable, and upgradable laptop knowing parts will remain available for it if something gets damaged or its time for an upgrade. Framework Laptop is available in two build versions, prebuilt and DIY. The only difference being the RAM, storage, and operating…

  • Cooler Master Framework Mainboard case will cost $39

    Cooler Master Framework Mainboard case will cost $39

    Alongside new laptops Framework announced today Framework released the Cooler Master Framework Mainboard case for those using their laptop standalone from the rest of the body. Also read: Framework releases new AMD Ryzen, 16-inch, 13-inch laptops Taking a look at the very limited imagery we have on the new case we can tell a few…

  • Framework releases new AMD Ryzen, 16-inch, 13-inch laptops

    Framework releases new AMD Ryzen, 16-inch, 13-inch laptops

    Framework has announced a number of new products at its Next Level event today, including a new AMD Ryzen Laptop variant, and improved 13-inch model, a new 16-inch model, and a mainboard case. The company will also begin shipping to four new countries later this year. Framework Laptop 13-inch AMD Ryzen A feature that has…

  • Framework, Google partnership = repairable Chromebook, starting at $999

    Framework, Google partnership = repairable Chromebook, starting at $999

    Framework has partnered with Google to produce a repairable and upgradable Chromebook for the North American market starting at $999. The Framework Chromebook uses the hardware from the company’s other laptops and Google’s simplistic and powerful ChromeOS software. The laptop is available for pre-order today starting at $999 for the Canadian and the US markets…

  • Framework Laptop gains Ethernet with new expansion card

    Framework Laptop gains Ethernet with new expansion card

    Framework has released its Ethernet expansion card for the Framework Laptop this week, after receiving an overwhelming number of waitlist requests. This marks the first additional expansion card to be made available to the public. The new expansion port brings 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet to the Framework Laptop that previously was only capable of Wi-Fi or…

  • Framework Laptop now available in Australia, from $1,079

    Framework Laptop now available in Australia, from $1,079

    After teasing the news last week, Framework has now officially opened Framework Laptop pre-orders in Australia. The laptop is set to start shipping next month, October, and decreased pricing of the 11th Gen Intel Mainboards. Pre-order Framework now Framework’s Laptop is available for pre-order right now. All you have to do is select your configuration…

  • Framework Laptop is coming to Australia soon!

    Framework Laptop is coming to Australia soon!

    Framework, the creator of the Framework Laptop, a repair-friendly laptop has announced it will expand to Australia next and are currently finalising its logistics infrastructure. Update: Framework Laptop now available in Australia, from $1,079 Framework in Australia In an email newsletter sent out earlier today, possibly only to those that have asked to be notified…

  • Lenovo’s LEGION brand isn’t a fan of Framework’s 3D printed power button

    Lenovo’s LEGION brand isn’t a fan of Framework’s 3D printed power button

    In a tweet sent out by Framework yesterday, the company shared that Lenovo lawyers aren’t too fond of Framework’s 3D printed case’s power button design, suggesting it looks too similar to Lenovo’s LEGION brand and may cause confusion. LEGION vs Framework’s power button? Taking a look at the tweet and the image shared, Lenovo’s lawyers…

  • Framework Laptop available in Ireland, Austria, Netherlands

    Framework Laptop available in Ireland, Austria, Netherlands

    The Framework Laptop is now available for pre-order in Ireland, Austria, and the Netherlands, expanding the company’s footprint in Europe. The news comes a few weeks after Framework initially announced its expansion into Europe. Framework Laptop Along with opening pre-orders for Ireland, Austria, and the Netherlands, reviewers in UK, Germany, and France have begun posting…

  • CRAOB X, the portless laptop of the future?

    CRAOB X, the portless laptop of the future?

    CRAOB, a new company on the block has just shown off its plans to create a portles3s laptop, the CRAOB X, coming in at 7mm and a lightweight 1.9 pounds or 861 grams. The strange and mysterious company recently brought its website online, showing off the world’s first portless laptop that looks too good to…