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System Options - Faculty/Staff

Configurations of Desktops/Laptops for Longwood Faculty/Staff Use

Below you will find the Dell and Apple laptop and desktop models and specifications recommended for Longwood departmental purchase. Standard and power user options are available in each category. Standard configurations will meet the needs of most users. Power user options are available for those users with a business need for upgraded hardware specifications. Power user purchases are at the discretion of the department supervisor. Consistency in hardware across campus allows for specialized support for recommended models. Purchases outside of offerings on this page must be approved by the department supervisor as well as Information Technology Services and may not receive the same level of support as recommended models.

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Dell Laptop Configurations for Longwood Faculty/Staff

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- Dell Latitude 6440 w/ 14" Screen: Standard Configuration $1,315.96

Computer

Processor:  4th gen Intel® Core™ i5-4300M Processor
(2.6 GHz, 3M cache)
Screen Size:  14.0" HD (1366x768) Anti-Glare LED-backlit
Memory:  8GB 2x4GB), DDR3L 1600MHz
Webcam: Light Sensitive Webcam and Noise Cancelling Digital Array Mic
Hard Drive:  320GB 7200rpm
DVD:  8X DVD+/-RW, Data Only
Warranty:  3 Year CompleteCare Accidental Damage Protection
Carrying Case:  Dell Executive 14"" Leather Attaché

 

This is our base model laptop which will meet the computing needs of most users.

More details about this model are available here. (pdf)

 

- Dell Latitude E6540 w/ 15.6" Screen: "Power User" Configuration $1,864.66

Computer

Processor: 4th gen Intel® Core™ i7-4600M Processor
(2.9 GHz, 4M cache, Upgradable to Intel® vPro™ technology)
Screen Size: 15.6" HD Anti-Glare LED
Memory: 16GB (2x8GB), DDR3 1600MHz
Webcam: Light Sensitive Webcam and Noise Cancelling Digital Array Mic
Hard Drive: 320GB 7200rpm Hard Drive
DVD: 8X DVD+/-RW Data Only
Warranty: 3 Year CompleteCare Accidental Damage Protection
Carrying Case: Dell 16" Leather Attache

  

This is our Power User model laptop with a faster processor, additional RAM, larger (and sharper) screen and a faster hard drive.

More details about this model are available here. (pdf)

 

Dell Desktop Configurations for Longwood Faculty/Staff

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- Dell OptiPlex 9020MT Desktop: Standard Configuration $781.25

Processor: i5-4570 (Quad Core, 3.20GHz Turbo, 6 MB w/HD Graphics 4600)
Memory: 4.0GB, DDR3
Hard Drive: 320GB 2.5" SATA, 7.200 RPM
Display: Dell 19" Monitor
DVD: 16X DVD+/-RW, SATA
Keyboard: Dell KB212-B USB 104 Quiet Key Keyboard, English
Mouse: Dell MS111 USB Optical Mouse
Speakers: Internal Dell Business Audio Speaker
Warranty: 5 Year Basic Hardware Service with 5 Year NBD Limited Onsite Service After Remote Diagnosis

Dell OptiPlex 790 MT Desktop

This is our base model desktop which will meet the computing needs of most users. 

 

- Dell OptiPlex 9020MT Desktop: Power User Configuration $865.75

Processor: i7-4770 Processor Quad Core
(3.40GHz, 8MB w/ HD4600 Graphics)
Video Card:  512MB AMD Radeon HD 6350 (2 DVI), Full Height
Memory: 8.0GB (2x4GB), Non-ECC, 1600Mhz DDR3
Hard Drive: 500GB (7.200 RPM) 3.5 inch SATA
Display: Dell 19" Monitor
DVD: 16X DVD+/-RW
Keyboard: Dell KB212-B USB 104 Quiet Key Keyboard, English
Mouse: Dell MS111 USB Optical Mouse
Speakers: Internal Dell Business Audio Speaker
Warranty: 5 Year Basic Hardware Service with 5 Year NBD Limited Onsite Service After Remote Diagnosis

Dell OptiPlex 790 MT Desktop

 

This is our Power User model desktop which has a dual monitor configuration. 

 

Mac Laptop Configurations for Longwood Faculty/Staff

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All Mac computers come with OS X Mountain Lion, iLife, iCloud and more!

 

- MacBook w/ 13" Screen: Standard Configuration $1,282.00

Processor: 2.5GHz Dual-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
Screen Size: 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors
Memory: 4GB 1600MHz memory
Webcam: 720p FaceTime HD camera, Omnidirectional microphone
Hard Drive: 500GB 5400-rpm hard drive
DVD: Apple Super Drive
Warranty: 3 years of AppleCare
Carrying Case: None. The Apple cases are a bit pricey and we recommend that you go out and get your own elsewhere. If you need recommendations, contact User Support Services.

MacBook Pro 13" Laptop

This is our base model laptop which will meet the computing needs of most users.

More details about this model are available here. (pdf)

 

- MacBook w/ 13" Screen: "Power User" Standard Configuration $1,582.00

Processor: 2.9GHz Dual-core Intel Core i7, Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz
Screen Size: 13.3-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with support for millions of colors
Memory: 8GB 1600MHz DDR3 onboard memory
Webcam: 720p FaceTime HD camera, Omnidirectional microphone
Hard Drive: 750GB 5400-rpm hard drive
DVD: Apple Super Drive
Warranty: 3 years of AppleCare
Carrying Case: None.  The Apple cases are a bit pricey and we recommend that you go out and get your own elsewhere.  If you need recommendations, contact User Support Services.

MacBook Pro 13" Laptop

This is our "power user" model laptop which should handle your advanced computing needs.

More details about this model are available here. (pdf)

 

Mac Desktop Configurations for Longwood Faculty/Staff

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All Mac computers come with OS X Mountain Lion, iLife, iCloud and more!

 

- iMac w/ 21" Screen: Standard Configuration $1,447.00

Processor: 2.7 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i5
Screen Size: 21.5-inch (viewable) LED-backlit glossy widescreen TFT display
Memory: 8GB (two 4GB) of 1600MHz DDR3 memory
Graphics: Intel Iris Pro Graphics
Audio: Built-in stereo speakers.  Built-in microphone
Webcam: FaceTime HD camera
Hard Drive: 1 TB 5400-rpm hard drive
DVD: Apple Super Drive
Warranty: 3 years of AppleCare
Inputs:
Apple keyboard with numeric keypad
Apple Mouse

iMac Standard Configuration

 More details about this model are available here. (pdf)

 

- Mac Mini: 2.6 GHz Dual -Core Intel Core i5 $837.00

Processor:  2.6 GHz Intel Dual Core i5
Memory: 8GB of 1600 MHz DDR3 SDRAM 2x2GB
Hard Drive: 1TB Serial ATA drive @5400 rpm
DVD: Apple Super Drive
Warranty: 3 years of AppleCare

Also Need:
Apple keyboard with numeric keypad -- $49.00
Apple Mouse -- $49.00