When looking for a new computer for your college career, please take into consideration the following recommendations. If you plan on purchasing in-store, or on via a website, please feel free to provide these requirements to a customer service representative for them to offer further assistance in finding a machine that is right for your needs.
Minimum Processor: 2.0Ghz dual core processor
(recommend Core-i series if buying Intel chipset: i3, i5, i7)
Minimum Memory: 2GB RAM (recommend 4GB)
Minimum Hard Drive: 80GB Storage Space (recommend 250GB+)
Minimum Operating System: Windows XP (highly recommend Windows 7)
Minimum External Drive: CD-ROM Drive (recommend CD-RW/DVD Drive)
Standard Features: Ethernet and USB 2.0 connectivity, Built in Wireless (recommend 802.11n wireless card)
Minimum Video Card: Integrated Graphics
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If you require further assistance, or have additional questions regarding your new computer's hardware, please contact the Shippensburg University Student Help Desk by e-mail, phone (717) 477-1639 or stop in MCT054 to visit the Help Desk in person.