SUGGESTED MINIMUM LAPTOP SPECIFICATIONS:
If obtaining a laptop for yourself for use with your studies, here are suggested minimum hardware specifications recommended for your DC related computer activities:
Most students tend to use Windows-based computers and some prefer to use an Apple (Mac) device.
Any platform can work with studies within the School of Health and Community Services.
|Operating System||Windows 7 or 10 64-bit (Pro edition is preferred)
||Mac OS 10.12 or higher|
|Processor Type||Core i5 or Higher Processor||Core i5 U or Higher Processor|
|Memory||Minimum 8GB RAM||Minimum 8GB RAM|
|Hard Drive||Minimum 250GB||Minimum 250GB|
|Graphics Card||Intel Integrated Graphics or better||Intel Integrated Graphics or better|
|Wireless Network Card||optional||Optional|
|Virus Protection||An up to date Antivirus client is required. (Note Windows 10 has built-in Windows Defender)||An up to date Antivirus client is required.|