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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.**FY15 Windows DesktopFY15 Apple Desktop
Model Dell or Apple OptiPlex 9030 All In One 21" iMac
CPU Type Dual Core Processor Intel Core i5-4590S Intel Core i5
CPU Speed 3.0GHz 2.7 GHz, Tubro Boot up to 3.2GHZ
RAM 4 GB 8GB DDR3 8GB DDR3
Hard Disk 80GB 500GB SATA 6Gb/s 1 TB Serial ATA @ 5400 rpm
Optical Storage DVD+/- RW Drive 16X DVD+/-RW Drive DVD+/- RW Drive
Communication onboard NIC Onboard NIC, WiFi – AC, Bluetooth Onboard NIC and WiFi
Display 15" monitor or laptop display 23.0" 21"
Graphics Card onboard video Intel Integrated HD 4600 Graphics 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
FY15 Windows LaptopFY15 Apple Laptop
Model Latitude E6540 Macbook Pro
CPU Type Intel Core i5-4310M Intel Core i5
CPU Speed 2.70GHz 1.7 GHz, Turbo Boot up to 3.3GHZ
RAM 8GB DDR3L 8GB LPDDR3
Hard Disk 128GB Mobility Solid State 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 6-cell (65Wh) 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.