Undergraduate and transfer students at the J. B. Speed School of Engineering are required to have a mobile computer with an active digital pen meeting the minimum specifications below. Graduate students should have a laptop.
Minimum Tablet Specification
|OS||Windows 7 or 8.1 Pro, 64-bit version|
|Memory (RAM)||8 Gigabytes|
|Hard Disk Drive||250 GB HDD or 128 GB SSD (Solid State Drive)|
|Input Device||Integrated Wacom, N-trig or S Pen active stylus that supports digital inking|
For more information regarding tablet options and evaluations performed by JB Speed School please visit their page: https://louisville.edu/speed/academics/tablet-pc
Speed staff gave high marks to the Lenovo and Fujitsu models. In addition, GovConnection, the Lenovo vendor, has a history of solid service and help for financial aid students.To place an order for a reviewed and approved tablet:
For detailed information regarding software, please visit Speed School's Software page.