Supported Hardware-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Supported Hardware

Minimum hardware specifications required for DSP support

  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (2.0 Ghz, 64-bit)
  • Memory: 4 GB of RAM

Recommended hardware specifications for DSP support

  • Processor: Intel Core i5
  • Memory: 8 GB of RAM

New hardware purchase specifications

  • Processor: Intel Core i7
  • Video Card: High Definition
  • Memory: 12GB to 16GB
  • Hard Drive: Solid State

Please see our purchasing recommendations [PDF] for details.

Supported Hardware and Software

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