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Technology Services

Computer Specifications

Technology Services provides computer hardware to all UHV employees. The following hardware requirements are maintained to insure that computers that are in service stay up with the newest technologies available.

A computer replacement cycle policy evenly distributes the newest technologies to all departments within the university.

Minimum Spec.**FY14 Windows DesktopFY14 Apple Desktop
Model Dell or Apple OptiPlex 9020 21" iMac
CPU Type Dual Core Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4670 Intel Core i5
CPU Speed 3.4GHz 2.7 GHz, Turbo Boot up to 3.2GHZ
RAM 4 GB 8GB DDR3 8GB DDR3
Hard Disk 80GB 500GB Serial ATA 1 TB Serial ATA @ 5400 rpm
Optical Storage DVD+/- RW Drive 16X DVD+/-RW Drive DVD+/- RW Drive
Communication onboard NIC onboard NIC onboard NIC
Display 15" monitor or laptop display P2314H, 23.0" 21"
Graphics Card onboard video AMD Radeon HD 8490, 1GB DDR3 Intel Iris Pro Graphics
Battery
Vendor Support 4 yr. on-site support 3 yr. Apple Care Protection Plan
Notes keyboard, mouse, speakers, included keyboard, mouse, speakers, included keyboard, mouse, speakers, included
FY14 Windows LaptopFY14 Apple Laptop
Model Latitude E6540 MacBook Air 2013
CPU Type Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4800MQ Intel Core i7
CPU Speed 2.70GHz 1.7 GHz, Turbo Boot up to 3.3GHZ
RAM 8GB DDR3L 8GB LPDDR3
Hard Disk 500GB 5400rpm SATA Solid State Hybrid Drive 128GB Solid State Drive/Flash Storage
Optical Storage 8X DVD+/-RW Drive
Communication Intel 6235 2X2 802.11n + Bluetooth 4.0 802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth
Display 15.6 in 13 in
Graphics Card AMD Radeon HD 8790M Graphics 2GB GDDR5 Intel HD Graphics 5000
Battery 9-cell (97Wh) Lithium Ion battery
Vendor Support 4 yr. on-site support/4 yr. accidental damage 3 yr. Apple Care Protection Plan
Notes keyboard, mouse, speakers, monitor, bag not included Ethernet and video adapters included.

** Computers that will be owned by the University should conform to these minimum specifications. Mobile\Smart devices are not subject to these requirements.