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Computer Specifications

To maximize your compatibility with Fordham University network resources and applications and to minimize the potential for interruption of services due to computer failure, Fordham recommends the following guidelines when purchasing a computer.

Windows PC Laptop
  Recommended:
 CPU Intel Core i5
 Operating System Windows 10
 Applications Microsoft Office 365 (Free)
 Hard Drive 256 GB solid state
 Memory (RAM) 8 GB or more
 Wireless Band 5G Only
Mac Laptop
  Recommended:
 CPU Intel Core i5
 Operating System OS High Sierra
 Applications Microsoft Office 365 (Free)
 Hard Drive 256 GB solid state
 Memory (RAM) 8 GB or more
 Wireless Band 5G Only

Warranty: We recommend that you purchase a 3-year warranty, which includes parts, labor, and onsite repair.