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University & IPPP Provided Devices

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The university can only provide 1 device per student or staff member; we currently recommend the use of a laptop. All desks should have a monitor with a HDMI or USB-C connection available.

Upon receiving a device, you are accepting that you will return the device upon leaving the university.

Please note there is a long lead times for some devices, please get in touch if long lead times may be an issue.

Laptops

Students – Undergrad

We currently cannot provide anything for Undergraduate Students. Please discuss options with your supervisor.

Students – Postgrad

The IPPP supported students can choose the following:

Standard – HP ProBook (CIS)

  • Intel Core i5
  • 8GB RAM
  • 14″ (1920×1080) Display
  • 256GB SSD
  • OS – Microsoft Windows 10 (MDS)

Standard – Dell Latitude

  • Intel Core i5
  • 16GB RAM
  • 14″ (1920×1080) Display
  • 512GB SSD
  • OS – IPPP Fedora Linux
  • Notes: This is the laptop we suggest for Linux and quickest delivery.

Staff & Researchers

The IPPP supported staff can choose from the above and additionally the following:

Standard – Apple Macbook Pro Laptop

  • Apple M1
  • 8GB RAM
  • 13″ (2560×1600) Display
  • 512GB SSD
  • OS – Apple Mac OS

High End – Dell XPS – Requires Grant Funding

  • Intel Core i7
  • 32GB RAM
  • 15″ (3840×2400) Display
  • 1TB SSD
  • NVIDIA GPU
  • OS – IPPP Fedora Linux (Windows 10 MDS can be requested)

High End – Apple Macbook Pro – Requires Grant Funding

  • Apple M1 Pro
  • 16GB RAM
  • 14″ (3024×1964) Display
  • 1TB SSD
  • OS – Apple Mac OS  

Desktops

We currently have a limited supply of desktops at the IPPP which are provided upon special request; these currently do not go against your 1 device per-person (although this may change).

You will require an IPPP user account to use these but everyone is welcome to one if they’re affiliated with the IPPP.

Our two typical desktop specifications are:

Standard

  • Intel Core i5
  • 8GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD or upto 4TB HDD
  • IPPP Fedora Linux

High End

  • Intel Core i7
  • 16GB RAM (upto 32GB)
  • 256GB SSD or upto 4TB HDD
  • IPPP Fedora Linux

Monitors

We currently have a varied mix of monitors that are already deployed but any new monitors requested will be one of the following:

Students

iiyama Prolite 27″ FHD Monitor (XUB2792HSU-B1)

  • 27 Inch
  • IPS Panel
  • 1080×1920 (FHD) Resolution
  • Speakers
  • VGA/DVI/HDMI

Staff & Researchers

iiyama Prolite 27″ FHD Monitor (XUB2792HSU-B1)

  • 27 Inch
  • IPS Panel
  • 1080×1920 (FHD) Resolution
  • Speakers
  • VGA/DVI/HDMI

iiyama Prolite 27″ WQHD USB-C Monitor (XUB2792QSN-B1) – Untested

  • 27 Inch
  • IPS Panel
  • 2560×1400 (WQHD) Resolution
  • Speakers
  • DP/HDMI
  • USB-C Dock build in

UltraSharp 27 4K USB-C Monitor (U2723QE) Typically Requires Grant Funding

  • 27 Inch
  • IPS Panel
  • 3840×2160 (4k) Resolution
  • DP/HDMI/USB-C
  • USB-C Dock built in with Power Delivery

Unsuitable?

If the above do not meet your requirements then please get in touch.

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