New Windows System Recommendations
New Windows/ PC Computer Purchase Recommendations Academic Year 2012 - 2013
|If you are planning to purchase a new computer for the Fall of 2012 we ask that you take note of our recommendations for a new computer purchase:
- Intel Core i5 running Windows 7
- 4GB RAM
- 160 GB Hard Drive
- DVD+/-RW Drive
- Built-in 802.11g/n Wireless
- Integrated 10/100/1000 Ethernet
- Microphone and Built-in Camera
All students should also have a 25' Category 5 Ethernet network cable, and a USB flash memory stick and/or external hard drive for saving and backing-up data. Also, please be sure to bring to campus all media and peripheral devices that came with your computer.
Micosoft Office 2010 (Windows) is highly recommended.
Virus protection is required for all Windows operating systems (XP, Vista, 7) and is provided free through Endicott.
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