Recommended Devices for Students

Fulton Schools of Engineering recommends a minimum set of computer specifications for most entry-level courses. As you advance through your program, your computing needs may increase. Speak to your faculty member(s) about specifications for your program.

Minimum Recommendations

RAM 16GB
Storage 500GB SSD
Graphics 4GB
Operating System Windows 11 64-bit
Multimedia Camera, Microphone
Ports USB 2.0 or USB 3.0
Processor/CPU (Central Processing Units) 1 Ghz or faster with 2 or more cores and appearing on this list of approved CPUs.* *Higher powered CPU’s will be required for uses such as CAD software

Dell and Microsoft Recommendations

Dell and Microsoft recommend specific computer systems to suit the needs of ASU engineering students. These products may include discount pricing.