shortcut to content

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

System requirements

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/its/restech/requirements/

You may have trouble connecting to the network in your residence hall room if your machine does not meet the minimum system requirements. If that is the case, ResTech Services may be able to assist you, but reserves the right to refuse service.

Minimum supported systems

Windows desktop/laptop

  • Duo Core 2.20 GHz or i3 350m
  • 4GB RAM
  • 80GB hard drive or 128GB Solid State Drive
  • CD/DVD-ROM
  • Ethernet (10/100Base-T)
  • Windows 7 or higher

Mac desktop/laptop   

  • 27" LED Cinema Display
  • 3.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor
  • 6 GB RAM
  • 1TB 7200-rpm Serial ATA 3GB Hard Drive
  • ATI Radeon HD 5770 1GB
  • 18X SuperDrive
  • Keyboard & Magic Mouse
  • Mac OS X
  • 1 Year AppleCare Warranty

Minimum recommended systems

Please consider the minimum recommended system parameters when purchasing a new computer.

Windows desktop

       
  • Duo Core 2.20 GHz or i3 350m
  • 4GB RAM
  • 80GB hard drive or 128GB Solid State Drive
  • CD/DVD-ROM
  • Ethernet (10/100Base-T)
  • 64MB video RAM
  • Ethernet (10/100Base-T)
  • Windows 7 or higher

Windows laptop

       
  • Duo Core 2.20 GHz or i3 350m
  • 4GB RAM
  • 80GB hard drive or 128GB Solid State Drive
  • CD/DVD-ROM
  • Ethernet (10/100Base-T)
  • Wireless Network Card
  • Windows 7 or higher

Mac desktop   

  • 27" LED Cinema Display
  • 3.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon Processor
  • 6 GB RAM
  • 1TB  7200-rpm Serial ATA 3GB Hard Drive
  • ATI Radeon HD 5770 1GB
  • 18X SuperDrive
  • Keyboard & Magic Mouse
  • Mac OS X
  • 1 Year AppleCare Warranty
     

Mac laptop

  • MacBook Air
  • 1,8 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5
  • Turbo Boost up to 2.8 GHz
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB Flash Storage 
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • USB SuperDrive
  • Backlit Keyboard
  • 13" active matrix display
  • Ethernet (gigabit Base-T)
  • Mac OS X
  • Wireless Network Card/Airport