ADM Computer Specifications
A laptop computer is required for ALL incoming Apparel Design and Manufacturing freshmen.
These recommendations are designed to provide the student with a computer powerful enough to handle Adobe Creative Suite CS6, as well as other design software.
Specifications are as follows:
A laptop with the following specifications meets our computer requirement.
- Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor
- Windows 7 with Service Pack 1
- 2 GB of RAM (3 GB recommended) for 32 bit; 2 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended) for 64 bit
- 11GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash-based storage devices)
- 1280×800 display (1280×1024 recommended) with 16-bit color and 512 MB of VRAM
- OpenGL 2.0-capable system
- DVD-ROM drive compatible with dual-layer DVDs
- Java™ Runtime Environment 1.6 (included)
- QuickTime7.6.6 software required for HTML5 media playback and multimedia features
- Adobe® Flash® Player 10 software required to export SWF files
- Broadband Internet connection and registration are required for software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.