Laptop Recommendations

Click below for a link to the Departmental Laptop Recommendations.  These recommendations are reviewed and updated annually.  If students have questions or concerns about the recommendations, they should see their Academic Advisor.

Departmental Laptop Recommendations

E-Warrior: Digital Life and Learning fee for each semester for the laptops listed below is $465 per semester (Fall semester 2013.  Summers at no cost with program continuation the following Fall semester). The E-Warrior fee includes: Technical Support, 2 year rotation in technology, spare computers, software, and other benefits (See Program Details). 

 

Laptop Models : Fall 2014


 

Apple MacBookPro 14

Refresh Date: Spring 2016

  • Color: Silver
  • Core i5
  • 2.4 GHz
  • 4 GB Memory
  • 13.3 Widescreen LED 1280x800
  • Built-in 720p iSight Camera 
  • 500 GB HD 5400RPM 
  • 4.5 Pounds
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • OS X Mavericks

HP Elitebook 14

Student Refresh Date: Spring 2016

  • Color:  Silver/Black
  • Back-Lit Keyboard
  • Core i5 1.9 GHz CPU
  • 2.7 GHz CPU (Turbo up to 3.4GHz)
  • 8 GB Memory
  • 14.1  Widescreen LED 1600x900 (Touch Screen)
  • 720p Internal webcam
  • 128 GB Solid State Drive
  • Discrete Video Radeon w/1GB
  • 3.6 Pounds
  • Windows 8

Laptop Models: Fall 2013


All specs subject to
change for MacBook
 

Apple MacBookPro 13

Student Refresh Date: Spring 2015
Employee Refresh Date: Spring 2016
    

  • Model Number: MD311LL/A
  • Core i5
  • 2.5 GHz
  • 4 GB Memory
  • 13.3 Widescreen LED 1280x800              
  • Built-in 720p iSight Camera
  • 500 GB HD 5400RPM
  • 4.5 Pounds
  • Intel HD Integrated Graphics 4000
  • Mountain Lion
  • Standard Software Suite

       

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      HP EliteBook 13

      Student Refresh Date: Spring 2015
      Employee Refresh Date: Spring 2016

      •  Model Number: HP8470W
      •  Core: i7
      •  2.9 GHz CPU (Turbo up to 3.6GHz)
      •  8 GB Memory
      •  14.1  Widescreen LED 1600x900
      •  720p Internal webcam
      •  500 GB Hard drive 7200RPM
      •  4.8 Pounds
      •  AMD FirePro M2000 w/1GB Dedicated Memory
      •  Windows 7  x64 Enterprise Edition
      •  Standard Software Suite