THE POWER OF THE GNU PENGUIN:
HUMANS SHOULD NEVER EVER WAIT FOR MACHINES!
MACHINES LIFE FOREVER – HUMANS DO NOT (YET).
GNU LINUX Debian 8 “Jessie” with MATE Gnome2 Desktop GUI) on DELL E4310 with Samsung SSD 830 – powerup until ready.
This Laptop consumes around 50 Watts.
On those energy saving embedded PCs (30Watts) http://www.giadapc.com/products/minipc/F300.html it boots up even faster – because the BIOS does not take as long as with the DELL Laptop.