Southern State recommends that all students buy a laptop with with the following specifications:


Laptop Requirements
Minimum
Recommended
Processor
i3
i5
Ram Memory
4 GB
8 GB
Hard drive (solid state preferred)
256 GB
500 GB
Screen size
13 inch
15 inch
Optical drive
DVD / CD
DVD / CD
USB have one 2.0 and 3.0
3 usb ports
4 usb ports
Wireless network adapter
802.11 b /g
802.11 b/g 802.11 a/g/n



Engineering Students

Southern State Engineering Students are required have these Minimum Requirements:


Laptop Requirements
Minimum Requirements
Processor
Intel or AMD Processor with SSE2 support
Ram Memory
8GB RAM or more
Operating System
Windows 7 SP1, 8.1, or 10
Optical drive
DVD / CD
Software
Software varies - most versions will be downloadable for free
Video Card
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