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Student Laptop Requirements

Type Speed (min) Storage Amount RPM (if HDD) Connection Type

HDD (Hard Disk Drive)

100 mbs

500 GB to 1 TB

7200 rpm

USB A 3.0, USB C 3.0 

SSD (Solid State Drive)

400- 500 mbs

500 GB to 1 TB


USB A 3.1, USB C 3.1

Name Type Price Link

Samsung T5



Samsung T5

WD 1 TB My Passport USB 3.1 Gen 2 External SSD



WB 1 TB My Passport SSD

SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD



Sandisk Extreme Portable SSD

G-Technology 500GB G-Drive USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Mobile SSD



G-Tech 500 GB Mobile SSD

LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB External Hard Drive Portable HDD



LaCie Rugged Mini 1 TB Portable HDD