Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Requirements

Eastern Fleurieu School – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Requirements
As there are many models of computers and devices available but as a guide the School recommends the device you purchase should have the following specifications as a minimum: You get what you pay for as a good guide with Computers.

Notebook/Laptop

Windows: MacBook:
Processor: Core i3, i5, i7 (1.5GHz or better) Core i5 (1.5GHz or better)
Memory: 2 GB DDR3 or better 4 GB DDR3
Storage: 320GB 5400rpm or better (could be solid state) 128GB – 512GB Solid state
Screen: 11.6”, 14”, 15.6” WXGA Wide Screen (could be touch) 11”, 13”, 15” WXGA Wide Screen
Network: Gigabit (RJ45) Gigabit (RJ45)
Wireless: a/b/g/N – 2.4 & 5 GHz a/b/g/N – 2.4 & 5 GHz
Usb: USB 2.0 & USB 3.0
HDMI: Micro or full size Micro or full size – Proprietary
Sound: Headphone/Microphone jack Headphone/Microphone jack
SD: SD Card reader
Battery: 6 hour or better 6 hour or better
Price Guide: $550 – $1500 $1050 – $2500

 

Tablet

Windows: Android iPad: Mini & 4th Gen
Processor: Intel Atom Z3740 (1.33GHz)
Memory: 2 GB DDR3 2 GB 16GB – 128GB
Storage: 64 GB Solid state 16GB – 128GB
Screen: 8” or 10” & 10 finger touch 8” or 10” resistive touch 7” or 10” touch
Wireless: a/b/g/N – 2.4 & 5 GHz a/b/g/N – 2.4 & 5 GHz a/b/g/N – 2.4 & 5 GHz
Usb: 1 x Micro of full size Port 1 x Micro of full size Port
HDMI: Micro or full size Micro or full size
Sound: Headphone/Microphone jack Headphone/Microphone jack
SD: Micro SD slot Micro SD slot
Battery: 8 hour 8 hour 8 hour
Price Guide: $350 – $900 $300 – $900 $350 – $920

 

We have worked with suppliers to the school to provide Purchasing Portals provided by suppliers to the school. These are available on line and the arrangements you make are between parents/students and the provider.
IP Partners – Acer and other devices: http://efs.ippartners.com.au - Phone 7200 6080

Harvey Norman – Apple and Windows devices: https://www.harveynormanbusiness.com.au/EFSBYOD2017 – Phone 1300 781 865
Please note there will be a charge of $33.00 to connect any device to the school network. This covers licensing and some software that may be needed.