Thursday, 05 November 2015 09:27

Recommended Computer Specs for Students

2015-2016 UAB IT Recommendations

 Apple/Mac: Laptop
MINIMUM    
CPU: Intel i5 Processor        
RAM (Memory): 4GB
Hard Disk: 128GB SSD
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.10
Networking: 802.11n/ac

RECOMMENDED
CPU: Intel i5 Processor or Higher
RAM(Memory): 8GB or Higher
Hard Disk: 256GB SSD or Larger
Operating System: Mac OS 10.11
Networking: 802.11n/ac

 Apple/Mac: Desktop
MINIMUM
CPU: Intel i5 Processor
RAM (Memory): 8GB
Hard Disk: 500GB 5400 rpm Serial ATA Drive
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.10
Networking: 802.11n/ac; 10/100/1000 LAN port

RECOMMENDED
CPU: Intel i5 Processor or Higher
RAM (Memory): 8GB or Higher
Hard Disk: 256GB SSD or Larger
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.11
Networking: 802.11n/ac; 10/100/1000 LAN port

 Microsoft Windows PC: Laptop
MINIMUM
CPU: Intel i3 Processor
RAM (Memory): 4GB
Hard Disk 128GB SSD
Operating System: Windows 7
Networking: 802.11n/ac

RECOMMENDED
CPU: Intel i5 Processor or Higher
RAM (Memory): 8GB or Higher
Hard Disk: 256GB SSD or Larger
Operating System: Windows 10
Networking: 802.11n/ac

 Microsoft Windows PC: Desktop
MINIMUM
CPU: Intel i5 Processor
RAM (Memory): 8GB
Hard Disk: 128GB SSD
Operating System: Windows 7
Networking: 10/100/1000 LAN port; 802.11n/ac

RECOMMENDED
CPU: Intel i5 Processor or Higher
RAM (Memory): 8GB or Higher
Hard Disk: 256GB SSD or Larger
Operating System: Windows 7 or Later
Networking: 10/100/1000 LAN port; 802.11n/ac