Computer Model Selections

This article reviews LITS' standard computer models for the purpose of new purchases and computer replacements. This page is updated each spring


Overview

All new purchases will be equipped with Windows 11 or macOS 11 (Big Sur).

The computer models listed below are LITS' standard configurations, please contact the Help Desk if:

  • you require pricing or a formal quote
  • your needs differ from the provided options


Windows laptop

Dell Latitude 5420

  • Display: 14" FHD (1920x1080) Non-Touch, Anti-Glare, IPS, WLAN/WWAN, HD Camera
  • CPU: 11th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7 (4 Core, 8M cache, Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics)
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • Weight: Approximately 3lbs
  • Warranty: 4 year with accidental damage protection
  • Accessories: USB-C Dock with power cable


Apple laptop

13" MacBook Pro (space grey)

Requires additional funding

  • Display: 13.3” Retina display with True Tone
  • CPU: Apple M2 chip with 8-core CPU, 10-core GPU, 16-core Neural Engine
  • RAM: 16GB (cannot be upgraded after purchase)
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • Weight: Approximately 3lbs
  • Warranty: 4 year AppleCare+ Protection Plan
  • Accessories: USB-C Dock with power cable
  • Other features:
    • 2 Thunderbolt 3 (USB 4) Ports
    • Touch Bar and Touch ID


Other configurations

Extended warranties are required on all College computer purchases.

Custom configurations

Additional funding may be required for non-standard specifications, and some models may not be available. Customizations can include:

  • Additional storage space
  • Additional system RAM
  • A discrete GPU
  • ...and more!

Desktops

Please contact the Help Desk for a consultation, to determine a configuration that will meet you computing needs.

Other devices

  • Not all models are supportable by LITS
  • Non-standard models are priced at the time of purchase
  • Please contact the Help Desk regarding tablets or 2-in-1 laptops


Questions?

If you have any additional questions or problems, don't hesitate to reach out to the Help Desk!

Phone: 610-526-7440 | Library and Help Desk hours
Email: help@brynmawr.eduService catalog
Location: Canaday Library 1st floor