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Laptop Specification Recommendation for CEAT

Required

 

CPU: Intel i5 
RAM: 8GBytes of memory
Hard Drive: 500GB HDD or 256GB SSD
Screen: 14 inch or larger
Graphics:

Graphics card with at least 2GB of video memory

It is recommended that you verify the video card is certified to work with:

AutoCAD on the AutoDesk website
and/or
SolidWorks on the SolidWorks website

Network: Wireless capability with 802.11 b/g/n or ac/n
Operating System: Windows 7 x64 bit or Windows 8 x64 bit (NOTE: Windows is required for MOST applications used within CEAT!)

 Preferred

 

CPU: Intel i7
RAM: 16GBytes of memory
Hard Drive: 1TB HDD or 512GB SSD
Screen: 15 inch or larger
Graphics:

Graphics card with at least 4GB of video memory

It is recommended that you verify the video card is certified to work with:

AutoCAD on the AutoDesk website
and/or
SolidWorks on the SolidWorks website

Network: Wireless capability with 802.11 b/g/n or ac/n
Operating System: Windows 10 x64 bit (NOTE: Windows is required for MOST applications used within CEAT!)
 


For a list of laptops approved by CEAT and available at Orange Tech (the OSU Student Union Bookstore’s technology store), please click here.

Due to the need for Architecture students to have a computer with higher specs Architecture computer specifications can be found here.

As of 6-29-17, CEAT no longer recommends Mac computers as an option for the required laptop. CEAT IT will, however, continue to support students with Macs.