MSBA Student Laptop Requirements

Computer Attribute Minimum Specifications Recommended
Processor Intel i7 2.4 GHz, 64-bit, with 4 cores Intel i7 3.0 GHz, 64-bit, with 4 cores
RAM 8 GB 16 GB
Hard Drive Capacity

750 GB

(Mac users must have at least 500 GB on the Windows partition of their hard drive)

1 TB
Graphic Card*

NVIDIA Graphics Card from the list on the web page below

NVIDIA Graphics Card from the list on the web page below

https://developer.nvidia.com/cuda-gpus#collapse4 

 

Wireless Connectivity 802.11 b/g 802.11 b/g
Ethernet Wired Connection Yes Yes
Ethernet Cable Yes Yes
3-ft or 6-ft Ethernet cables are available at a low cost.
CD ROM/ DVD Drive 8X DVD+/- RW drive 8X DVD+/- RW drive
Operating System

64-bit Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10

No Home or Student Versions

64-bit Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10

No Home or Student Versions

More Information on Laptop Requirements (pdf)