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OIS offers a list of suggested computer specifications based on the most current technologies for desktops and laptops. It is recommended that Faculty and Staff discuss the purchase of new equipment with their support technician before purchasing a computer. Some users on campus may have a need for additional specifications when considering a new computer.


 Dell Recommendations

               
       

Dell OptiPlex 3020 Minitower

Windows 7 Home Premium, 4th Gen. Intel Core i3-4130 Processor, 4 GB DDR 3 Ram, 500GB Hard Drive.

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Latitude 14 5000 Series Laptop         

Windows 7 Home Premium, 4th Gen. Intel Core i3-4010U Processor, 4 GB DDR 3 Ram, 500GB Solid State Hybrid Hard Drive.

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 Apple Recommendations

       

iMac Desktop

iMac with 21.5" screen, Intel Core i5 2.7GHz turbo boost up to 3.2GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB Hard Drive, AppleCare Protection Plan.

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MacBook Pro 13"

MacBook Pro 13 inch screen, 2.4GHz Dual Core i5 turbo boost up to 2.9GHz, 8GB DDR3 RAM, 128GB PCIe-Based Flash Storage, AppleCare Protection Plan.

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