StarLite Mk III


  • CPU (full processor specs available at
    • Intel N5030 (Gemini Lake Refresh)
  • EC
    • Nuvoton NPCE985P/G
    • Backlit Keyboard, with standard PS/2 keycodes and SCI hotkeys
    • Battery
    • Charger, using AC adapter or USB-C PD
    • Suspend / resume
  • GPU
    • Intel UHD Graphics 605
    • GOP driver is recommended, VBT is provided
    • eDP 11.6-inch 1920x1080 LCD
    • HDMI video
    • USB-C DisplayPort video
  • Memory
    • 8GB on-board
  • Networking
    • 9461 CNVi WiFi / Bluetooth soldered to PCBA
  • Sound
    • Realtek ALC269
    • Internal speakers
    • Internal microphone
    • Combined headphone / microphone 3.5-mm jack
    • HDMI audio
    • USB-C DisplayPort audio
  • Storage
    • M.2 SATA SSD
    • RTS5129 MicroSD card reader
  • USB
    • 1200x1600 CCD camera
    • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (left)
    • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (left)
    • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (right)

Building coreboot


Prior to building coreboot the following files are required:

  • Intel Flash Descriptor file (descriptor.bin)
  • IFWI Image (ifwi.rom)

The files listed below are optional:

  • Splash screen image in Windows 3.1 BMP format (Logo.bmp)

These files exist in the correct location in the StarLabsLtd/blobs repo on GitHub which is used in place of the standard 3rdparty/blobs repo.


The following commands will build a working image:

make distclean
make defconfig KBUILD_DEFCONFIG=configs/config.starlabs_lite_glkr

Flashing coreboot

Type Value
Socketed flash no
Vendor Gigadevice
Model GD25LQ64(B)
Size 8 MiB
Package SOIC-8
Internal flashing yes
External flashing yes

Please see [here](../common/ for instructions on how to flash with fwupd.