There exists SPARC based, laptops.
They are not very widespread but, they are actually very good SPARC workstations.
For more information about the SPARCBooks there exists a SPARCBook FAQ, you can read it at
- SparcBook 1:
- SparcBook 2:
- Tadpole SparcBook 3GX:
This is a 100Mhz MicroSPARC II (TI) with a Weitek P9100 frame buffer and a screen resolution of 800x600.
GNU/Linux runs on it
The PCMCIA, internal modem and power management are not supported at the time
of this writing.
There exists a
Linux Mobile Guide that provides you with the needed
informations about GNU/Linux on laptops.
You can read it there:
Today there are some manufacturers of SPARC based laptops.
You can access their websites at