System76 Open Firmware Models

System76 Open Firmware

When we say Open Firmware, we're referring to open-source firmware that uses the following technologies:

  • coreboot
  • EDK2
  • System76 Firmware Apps

The source code for our Open Firmware can be found here.

System76 Open EC

When we say Open EC, we're talking about the Embedded Controller firmware, which handles components on the system such as:

  • Keyboard
  • Touchpad
  • Power Button

The source code for our Open EC can be found here.

Hardware utilizing Open Firmware/Open EC:

SystemOpen FirmwareOpen EC
addw2Yes*Yes*
bonw14YesYes
darp7YesYes
darp6YesYes*
galp5YesYes
galp4YesNo
gaze15Yes*Yes*
lemp10YesYes
lemp9YesYes
oryp7YesYes
oryp6YesYes

* These models shipped with closed firmware/EC, but have since been updated to Open Firmware/EC. This article can be used to move your system from closed to Open Firmware/EC.