M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management
Notebook Computer with:
64-bit Windows 8.1 – 10
Intel Core i5 or i7 (3.0GHz burst speed minimum)
(Note: All software is Windows based. A Mac will require Boot Camp, VirtualBox, or Parallels to install 64-bit Windows 8.1 or 10. Surface Pro 2 and earlier Surface systems WILL NOT run the software because they do no use a standard Windows OS.)
— Guidelines for Revit
300GB (or more) Hard Disk Drive
(Note: On a Mac, the Windows partition must be a minimum of 300 GB)
16 GB RAM (Minimum)
DVD+/-RW <- not a requirement, but can be helpful with some software installs
LCD Display with 1 GB (or greater) Graphics Card.
For AutoDESK, you will want to consider only graphics cards listed here. (select appropriate OS, program, and year)
Display Supports better than 1280 x 1024 resolution.
Built-in Ethernet and Wireless a/b/g/n (Bluetooth 2.0 suggested)