Current PC Models

The Office of Information Technology has compiled a list of recommended hardware for UC Merced Staff and Faculty. The list which includes, laptops, desktops, monitors, and docking stations, includes specifications for each item.

Department purchasing agents may obtain a “preferred pricing quote,” by using the links below:

HP System Quote: Copy and paste this passphrase to access: 5cG635$DGm

Dell System Quote: A Dell Premier login is required, please contact your department purchasing agent as they can access and create a quote via Dell Premier.

 

Laptops – Mobility + Power

Intended for laptop users who prefer a lightweight machine over a heavier machine which could potentially be more powerful. All HP and Dell systems in this Mobility category have 14” screens and are quoted with a 3-year – next business day onsite protection warranty. See the “Docking Stations” section to pair a laptop with the appropriate docking station.

HP Dell
High Power Folio 1040 G3
CPU: Intel i7-6600U
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 256 GB
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Weight: 3.15 lb
Dimensions: 13.27w x 9.23d x 0.62h in
Latitude E7470
CPU: Intel i7-6600U
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 256 GB
Graphics: Full HD (1920×1080)
Weight: 3.13 lb
Dimensions: 13.19w x 9.13d x 0.74h in
Mid-Range Power Folio 1040 G3
CPU: Intel i7-6500U
RAM: 8 GB
SSD*: 256 GB
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Weight: 3.15 lb
Dimensions: 13.27w x 9.23d x 0.62h in
Latitude E7470
CPU: Intel i5-6300U
RAM: 8 GB
SSD*: 128 GB
Graphics: Full HD (1920×1080)
Weight: 3.13 lb
Dimensions: 13.19w x 9.13d x 0.74h

* SSD (Solid State Drive) is similar to a hard disk (HD), but instead of storing data on magnetic platters, they store data using flash memory. Essentially, this technology enables SSD’s to access data faster than HD’s, which speeds up overall performance.

Laptops – Power Focused

Intended for laptop users who will forgo a more lightweight machine while focusing on power. The Elitebook 840 and Latitude E5440 models are 14” screen systems, while the Elitebook 850 and Latitude E5540 models are 15” screen systems. All systems in this Power category are quoted with a 3-year – next business day onsite protection warranty. See the “Docking Stations” section to pair a laptop with the appropriate docking station.

HP DELL
Powerful 14” Elitebook 840 G3
CPU: i7-6500U
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 512 GB
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Weight: 3.41 lb
Dimensions: 13.3w x 9.3d x 0.74h in
Latitude E5470
CPU: Intel i7-6U820HQ
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 256 GB
Graphics: HD (1366×768)
Weight: 3.88 lb
Dimensions: 13.2w x 9.1d x 0.9h in
Powerful 15” Elitebook 850 G3
CPU: i7-6500U
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 512 GB
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Weight: 4.10 lb
Dimensions: 15.09l x 10.1d x 0.76h in
Latitude E5570
CPU: i7-6820HQ
RAM: 16 GB
SSD*: 256 GB
Graphics: Full HD (1920×1080)
Weight: 4.61 lb
Dimensions: 14.8w x 9.9d x 1h in

Laptops – Entry Level

Intended for basic computer users who will not travel much and may not have a high power demand from a machine. These systems have 15.6” screens and are quoted with a 3 year – next business day onsite protection warranty. See the “Docking Stations ” section to pair a laptop with the appropriate docking station.

HP DELL
Entry Level w/10-key number pad Probook 650 G2
CPU: i5-6300U
RAM: 8 GB
HD: 500 GB
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Weight: 5.1 lb
Dimensions: 14.88w x 10.11d x 27.4h in
Latitude E5470
CPU: i5-6300U
RAM: 8 GB
HD: 500 GB
Graphics: HD (1920×1080)
Weight: 3.88 lb
Dimensions: 13.2w x 9.1d x 0.9h in

Desktops

Intended for users that do not travel from their office. For new users, a monitor purchase may also be required. These systems are quoted with a 5-year – next business day onsite warranty. See the “Monitor” section to select a monitor.

HP DELL
Small Form Factor EliteDesk 800 G2 SFF
CPU: i7-6700
RAM: 16 GB
HD: 1 TB
Graphics: Intel HD 530 Graphics
OptiPlex 7040 SFF
CPU: i7-6700
RAM: 16 GB
HD: 1TB
Graphics: AMD Radeon™ R5 340X (2GB DP/DVI-I)
Mini EliteDesk 800 G2
CPU: i5-6500
RAM: 8 GB
HD: 500 GB
Graphics: Intel HD 530 Graphics
OptiPlex 7040 SFF
CPU: i5-6600
RAM: 16 GB
HD: 250 GB 
Graphics: Intel® Integrated Graphics

Monitors

HP DELL
24-inch Monitor EliteDisplay E241i
Resolution: Up to 1920 x 1200
Ports: 1 VGA, 1 DVI-D, 1 DisplayPort, 3 USB 2.0
P2414H
Resolution: Up to 1920 x 1080
Ports: 1 VGA, 1 DVI-D, 1 DisplayPort, 4 USB 2.0
22-inch Monitor EliteDisplay E222
Resolution: Up to 1920 x 1080
Ports: 1 VGA, 1 DVI-D, 1 DisplayPort, 3 USB 2.0
P2214H
Resolution: Up to 1920 x 1080
Ports: 1 VGA, 1 DVI-D, 1 DisplayPort, 4 USB 2.0

Docking Stations

HP DELL
UltraSlim Docking Station
Compatibility: For all Folio and Elitebook, and Probook Laptops
Ports: 4 USB 3.0, 1 Network, 1 DisplayPort, 1 VGA,1 Audio-in, 1 Audio-out
E-Series Port Replicator
Compatibility: For all Latitude E-Series Laptops
Ports: 2 USB 3.0, 3 USB 2.0, 1 Network, 2 DisplayPort,1 VGA, 2 DVI-D, 1 eSATA, 1 Audio-in, 1 Audio-out