Recommended Laptops

 

In order to make it easier for incoming students, we here at the Dartmouth Computer Store have put together a list of recommended laptops. We have organized these by tier: Basic mid, and high for both Mac's and PC's for the student's convenience.

 


 

Apple

 

Basic Mid High

MacBook Air 13"

M1 8 Core CPU 7 Core GPU 8GB RAM 256 GB SSD

MacBook Pro 13" W/ TouchBar

M1 CHIP 16 GB RAM  512 GB SSD

MacBook Pro 16"W/ TouchBar

RADEON PRO 5500M 4GB 2.3GHz 8-Core i9 16GB RAM 1TB SSD

$899 $1,579 $2,599

 


 

Dell

 

Basic Mid High
  • Latitude 14 3420
Dell 14 XPS 15 9000

Dell Latitude 3420

14" FHD Non-Touch

i5-1145G7/ 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD/ 4 Yr ADP Warranty

Dell Latitude 7420

14" FHD Non -Touch

i7-1165G7 / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD/ 4 Yr ADP Warranty

Dell XPS 15 9500

15.6" FHD + Non-Touch 

i7-1070H  / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD/NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 1650TI 4GB/ 4 Yr ADP Warranty

$1,000 $1,400 $2,200