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Recommended computer models for people in Languages and Literatures, The Arts Group, and Cultural Studies.

Standard Mac Laptop: 13-inch MacBook Air

September 05, 2019

This 13" MacBook Air comes with a 8th Generation 1.6GHz dual-core Intel i5 processor with Turbo Boost up to 3.66GHz, 8GB of RAM, a 256GB solid state drive, True Tone Retina display and a 4 year Apple Repair Agreement. This ultra light laptop weighs just 2.75 pounds. This its our recommended Apple model for most mobile computing needs. It is suitable for standard office applications, internet applications and most research applications.

Standard Mac Desktop: iMac 21.5-inch with Retina 4K Display

September 03, 2019

This 21.5" iMac with Retina 4K Display comes with a Hexa-core Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD and a 3 year warranty. We recommend this model for most desktop computing needs. It is suitable for standard office applications, Internet applications, and most research applications.

Standard Windows Desktop: Dell OptiPlex 3070 Micro

August 29, 2019

This Windows desktop comes with a 9th Generation Hexa-core Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Drive and a 5 year warranty. We recommend this model for most desktop computing needs. It is suitable for standard office applications, Internet applications, and most research applications.

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Standard Windows Laptop: Dell Latitude E5400 14-inch

Standard Windows Laptop: Dell Latitude E5400 14-inch

This Windows laptop comes with a 8th Generation Quad-core Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB solid state drive and a 5 year hardware and accidental warranty. It starts at 3.26 pounds. This is our recommended model for most mobile computing needs. It is suitable for standard office applications, Internet applications, and most research applications. The cost of this configuration is deeply discounted based on the volume purchase contract negotiated between the UC system and Dell.