Faculty/Staff Computer Purchasing Recommendations (EHRA/SHRA)

The Division of Information Technology (DoIT) works with vendor partners to select computing products specifically designed for long life cycles, superior manageability, and serviceability for easy integration.  DoIT commits to providing superior support on machines selected as campus standards.  The standard computer DoIT recommends for employees is the Windows laptop.  All machines have a 4 year warranty. 

For information about any computer purchasing and upgrades, email DoIT Purchases at doit.purchases@uncp.edu.


Lenovo ThinkPad T14 Gen2 14" Laptop

Operating System Windows 10
Display Laptop 14” display with FHD (1920x1080), 300 nit, non-touch
Processor 3.0GHz 4-core 11th-generation Intel Core i7, Turbo Boost up to 4.8GHz
Memory 16GB DDR4
Graphics Integrated Intel Iris Xe
Hard Drive 512GB SSD


Lenovo ThinkPad T15g 15" Laptop

Operating System Windows 10
Display 15.6” FHD (1920x1080), 500 nit, non-touch
Processor 2.4GHz 8-core 10th-generation Intel Core i9, Turbo Boost up to 5.3GHz
Memory 32GB DDR4
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 8GB GDDR6
Hard Drive 1TB SSD


Apple MacBook Air 13"

Operating System Big Sur
Display 13.3" Retina (2560 x 1600) 400 nit, non-touch
Processor 1.2GHz quad-core 10th-generation Intel Core i7 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz
Memory 16GB DDR4
Graphics 8-Core Apple M1 GPU
Hard Drive 512GB SSD


Apple MacBook Pro 16"

Operating System         Big Sur
Display 16" Retina (3072 x 1920) 500 nit, non-touch
Processor 2.3GHz 8-core 9th-generation Intel Core i9, Turbo Boost up to 4.8GHz
Memory 16GB DDR4
Graphics AMD Radeon Pro 5500M with 8GB of GDDR6 memory
Hard Drive 1TB SSD


Windows Desktop

Lenovo M720s Small Form Factor Desktop

Operating System      Windows 10
Processor Intel Core i7-8700 Processor (3.20GHz, up to 4.60 GHz, 6 Cores, 12MB Cache)
Memory 8GB 2666MHz DDR4
Hard Drive 256GB SSD PCIe