Recommended Computer Specs for Students

Recommended System Specs for Student Computers

2014-2015 UAB IT Recommendations

 

Apple Macintosh:  Laptop & Desktop systems

 

Minimum/Recommended

 

CPU

Intel I5 processor or higher

 

RAM (memory)

4GB or higher

 

Hard Disk

160 GB or higher (or SSD)

 

Operating System

Mac OS X 10.8 or higher

 

Networking

802.11g/n wireless or ethernet

 

 Microsoft Windows PC:  Laptop

 

 

Minimum/Recommended

 

CPU

 

Intel I5 processor (or higher)

 

RAM (memory)

 

4 GB (or higher)

 

Hard Disk

 

160 GB (or higher) or SSD

 

Operating System

 

Windows 7 (or higher)

 

Networking

 

802.11g/m wireless or Ethernet

 

Last modified on June 02, 2014