Faculty/Staff Computer Purchasing Recommendations (EHRA/SHRA)

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 for SHRA employees is the Windows desktop shown below. The standard computer for EHRA employees is a Windows laptop.  We strongly encourage selections from the standard computers listed.

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

 

Standard Windows Desktop

 

Lenovo M710S Small Form Factor Desktop

 

Component
Description
Operating System      Windows 10
Platform Small Form Factor 210W
Processor Intel Core i3-7100 Processor (3M Cache, 3.9 GHz)
Memory 8GB DDR4 2400MHz UDIMM
Hard Drive 256GB Solid State Drive M.2 PCIe Opal
Graphic Card Integrated Graphic Card
Warranty 4 Year On-site

 

Special Use Models

The following require the Justification for Special Use Technology Request form to be completed.  These models were chosen for mobility, high speed processing, and needs specific to Apple. If you have additional needs, please indicate them in the space provided at the bottom of the justification form.

 

Lenovo ThinkPad T480 Laptop

(Standard for EHRA Employees)

Component
Description
Operating System Windows 10
Processor Intel Core i5-8350U Processor ( 1.70GHz 2400MHz 6MB )
Memory 16GB(8+8) DDR4 2400MHz SODIMM
Hard Drive 256GB Solid State Drive PCIe OPAL2.0 M.2 2280 (16GT/s)
Graphic Card Intel UHD Graphics 620
Display

14.0"FHD AntiGlare 1920x1080

Wi-Fi wireless

Intel Dual Band Wireless AC(2x2) 8265, Bluetooth Version 4.1, vPro

Battery

3 Cell Li-Ion 24Wh Front

AC Adapter 

65W AC Adapter (2pin) - US (USB Type C)

Encryption Enabled
Warranty

4 Year On-site

 

 

Lenovo M710 Tower High Powered Desktop

 

Component
Description
Operating System         Windows 10
Platform Tower 85% Power 210W
Processor Intel Core i5-7400 Processor ( 6M Cache , 3.0GHz )
Memory 16GB 8 + 8 DDR4 2400 UDIMM
Hard Drive 256GB Solid State Drive M.2 PCIe Opal
Graphic Card NVIDIA Geforce GT730 2GB DDR5 64bit DP High Profile
Warranty 4 Year On-site

 

 

Apple Mac Mini Desktop
 

Component
Description
Operating System Mac OS X High Sierra
Processor 2.6GHz Intel Dual-Core Core i5 
Memory 8GB 1600MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM
Hard Drive 256GB Flash Storage
Graphic Card Intel Iris Graphics
Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet Port
Warranty

4 Year On-site

 

 

Apple MacBook Pro (MBP) 13-inch 

 

Component
Description
Operating System Mac OS X High Sierra
Processor 2.7GHz Dual-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
Memory

8GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM

Hard Drive

256GB PCIe-based Flash Storage

Graphic Card Intel Iris Graphics 6100
Optical Drive

None Provided

Ethernet

Apple Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

Wireless

802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible

Battery

Built-in 74.9-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery

AC Adapter

60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter

Camera

720p FaceTime HD camera

Warranty

4 Year On-site