Hardware Specifications

FILP Laptops LogoThe specifications for the laptops in the Laptop Refresh Progam are listed in the table below.

These are the preliminary specs. The actual models you receive may differ in a few small details. Configurations are being negotiated; the specifications below indicate the likely features and configurations.


FeatureWindows TabletWindows NotebookMac Notebook
Photo A tablet computer, the Dell Latitude 13-7390  Dell E7440 MacBook Air 13 
Model Dell Lattitude 7390 2-in-1 Tablet Dell Lattitude 7490 Apple MacBook Air 13
Operating System Windows 10 Windows 10 OSX
Weight  3.1 lbs 3.0 lbs 2.96 lbs.
Display Size  13" HD 14" HD 13.3" Widescreen Display
Processor  1.7 Ghz Intel Core i5 1.7 GHz Intel Core i5 1.8 (burst to 2.7) GHz Intel Core i5
Memory  8 GB 8 GB 8 GB
Screen/Resolution  HD 1920 x 1080 touch with Stylus        HD 1920 x 1080 (non-touch) HD Widescreen Display
Hard Drive

256 GB Solid State Drive

256 GB Solid State Drive

256 GB Solid State Drive

Optical Drive(s) N/A  N/A N/A
Wireless Integrated 802.11 a/g/n wireless networking card, Bluetooth Integrated 802.11 a/g/n wireless networking card, Bluetooth AirPort Extreme Card 802.11n, Bluetooth
Warranty/Service  3-year parts, labor & service on-site 3-year parts, labor & service on-site 3-year AppleCare
Accident Insurance  Yes Yes N/A
Lithium Ion Battery 8+ Hours  8+ hours 10+ hours
Mouse  Touchscreen Trackpad Trackpad

Hardware FAQ

Can I use a USB key drive/external disk drive with this laptop?
Yes. The USB key drive simply connects to the laptop's USB port and is recognized by the operating system. External drives should also work. You can also store information on the laptop's hard drive, and back up any information on the laptop using the internal DVD burner. You should keep backups of all work you do on the laptop.

What am I responsible for when I use the laptop?
The laptop is University property, and as such you are expected to take reasonable care in keeping it secure and in good condition. For more information, please read the Responsible/Acceptable Use of Computing Services policy. You should also read the Software FAQ for information regarding proper use and responsibilities of software on your laptop.

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