Hardware Specs

These specs will help ensure that your laptop sees you through your academic journey:


Windows 10




or

 

 


Mac OS 10.15

Chromebooks, iPads, other tablets, and mobile devices DO NOT meet the laptop requirement.


Recommended


Processor

 


Core i7 Processor or higher


Memory

 

16 GB RAM or higher 


Hard Drive

 

512 GB or higher


Add-Ons

 

Camera, Microphone, Speakers
(included with most laptops) 


Microsoft Office

 

Download FREE Microsoft Office software: Visit software.uncc.edu.



Warranty

 


4-year parts and labor 


Virus Protection

 

Download FREE antivirus software: Visit software.uncc.edu.


 

Click here for a printable version of hardware specifications.

You are not required to buy a new laptop if you already have one. In addition to the specs above, be sure to check for any IT needs specific to your college.