Both minimum requirements and high performance recommendations are listed below. Print out this list and take it with you when you go to buy your computer.
|Type of Technology||Minimum Recommendation||High Performance|
Standard: Dell Latitude E7280* or E7480* through the University of Colorado Dell contract
Ultraportable: Dell Latitude 7370* or Microsoft Surface Pro 4 through the University of Colorado Dell contract
|Dell Mobile Precision 5520 or 7520 through the University of Colorado Dell contract|
|CPU||Intel Core i5||Intel Core i7|
|RAM||8 GB||16 GB|
|Hard Drive||Solid State Drive (256 GB or more) or 500 GB Hard Drive||Solid State Drive (256 GB or more) or 1 TB Hard Drive|
|Battery||Primary battery||Extended life battery|
Integrated Graphics Card
Dedicated Graphics Card
3 years parts and labor, or more depending on your renewal and replacement cycle.
Dual Band Wireless AC (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) is strongly recommended for best WiFi experience on campus.
*OIT recommends purchasing these models with touch capability.
|Type of Technology||Recommendation|
|Laptop Physical Security||
Besides the minimum recommendations above it is recommended that you consider the following: