HGP Device Minimum Requirements and Recommendations
HGP requires that the device's operating system be Windows 7 or later, but NOT Windows RT nor Windows 10 S. Windows 8 and 8.1 and 10 are acceptable, but not on RT or S devices.
HGP requires that the device have at least 1 USB port.
HGP recommends the Microsoft Surface Pro 4, the Microsoft Surface Book 2, the Surface Pro, or the Surface Laptop (with Windows 10 Pro).
HGP does not recommend the Surface Go
To ensure that the device will last for all four years at HGP, the device should have:
- At least 8GB or RAM (Memory)
- An Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 Proccessor.
*HGP has a Windows-based infrastructure. MacBooks are acceptable, however the student needs to be proficient in transitioning between the school's Windows-based network and Mac OS.
No Chromebooks, Android tablets or iPads will be supported.