BYOD – Device Information

Year 9 – 13

Basic

Specifications

– 10 Inch Screen
– Keyboard
– IE, Firefox, Safari or Google Chrome web browsers
– Windows or Mac operation system
– 4GB RAM (minimum)

Examples

Windows Laptop or Mac
Note about Chromebooks: Whilst Chromebooks are acceptable devices for years 9 & 10, they are not recommended. Freyberg High School is a Microsoft School and some apps may not work as intended.

Your child will most likely have this laptop for 4-5 years before needing an upgrade or replacement. One thing to consider when purchasing a laptop is its durability. Consider buying a laptop that is more durable and purchasing a laptop bag to help protect their laptop over this time. You will need to talk to a sales rep to check the durability.