Notice of Federally Restricted Devices

ITS will make a change to campus networking services on May 2, 2022, that will affect anyone attempting to make a wired connection to the UCR-secure network using a Federally restricted device. Campus units that manage any aspect of the network are required to adhere to the NDAA 889 campus compliance plan, which includes network scanning procedures to detect non-compliant devices and remediation steps. Learn more


Information Technology Solutions (ITS) recommends the following machines when replacing an existing system. A machine is eligible for replacement, budget dependent, if it meets the following criteria:

  • The warranty has expired on the computer
  • The computer has reached the end of its life cycle, specifically when it is approximately 4 years old

These standards have been carefully chosen because of their flexibility, quality, and ability to meet a wide variety of needs.  

ITS Laptop Standards

The following computers will be available as part of the standard models supported by ITS.

All systems include: 16GB RAM, 256GB SolidState Drive, 4-year Hardware Support Warranty.

ThinkPad T14

ThinkPad T14 Gen 2

Features Overview

  • 14" business laptop with powerful Intel® Core™ processing
  • Optional NVIDIA® graphics
  • Blazing-fast WiFi 6E for speed and stability 
  • Optional time-saving features: touch fingerprint reader,
  • Modern Standby, and Wake on Voice
  • Equipped with ThinkShield security solutions
  • Delivers everything you need for work and fun
  • The prefect device for the business or work from home professional

Technical Specifications:

  • Part Number: 20W1S1PH00
  • Hard Drive: 256GB SSD, M.2 2280, PCIe NVMe, OPAL2.0, TLC
  • Warranty: Four year Premier
  • Memory: 16.0GB DDR4-3200 SDRAM Onboard 3200MHz
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 Processor ( 2.80GHz 12MB )
  • Graphics: Intel® UHD Graphics for 11th Gen Intel® Processors
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64
  • Pointing Device: ClickPad with Anti-Microbial

ThinkPad X1Carbon Gen 8

ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9

Features Overview:

  • Designed on Intel® Evo™ vPro® platform
  • Ultrathin & ultralight redesigned chassis
  • A host of new features that add convenience, improved technology
  • An impressive 16:10 display
  • A wider TouchPad
  • A larger battery for more time unplugged
  • Rear ventilation to improve efficiency
  • A super-responsive laptop that’s ready whenever you need it

Technical Specifications:

  • Part Number: 20XXS1FJ00
  • Hard Drive: 256GB SSD, M.2 2280, PCIe NVMe, OPAL2.0, TLC
  • Warranty: Four year Premier
  • Memory: 16.0GB LPDDR4X-4266 SDRAM Onboard 4266MHz
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 Processor ( 2.80GHz 12MB )
  • Graphics: Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64
  • Battery: 4 Cell Li-Polymer
ThinkPad X1 YogaGen5

ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6 

Features Overview: 

  • 14" redesigned 6th generation, 2-in-1 business laptop
  • Designed on Intel® Evo™ vPro® platform
  • Impressive 16:10 display
  • Wider TouchPad
  • Larger battery for more time unplugged
  • A super-responsive device for entertainment, teleconferencing, note taking & sketching
  • New Storm Gray chassis with tone-matched keyboard
  • Equipped with a built-in garaged pen
  • Perfect for business and creative professionals alike

Technical Specifications: 

  • Part Number: 20Y0S10F00
  • Hard Drive: 256GB SSD, M.2 2280, PCIe NVMe, OPAL2.0, TLC
  • Warranty: Four year Premier
  • Memory: 16.0GB LPDDR4X-4266 SDRAM Onboard 4266MHz
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 Processor ( 2.80GHz 12MB )
  • Graphics: Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64
  • Pointing Device: Active Pen
ThinkCentre M720s

(Monitor, Keyboard & Mouse Sold Separately)

ThinkCentre M70s Powerful Compact Small Form Factor (SFF) Desktop  

Features Overview: 

  • 8.2 liter, small form factor desktop PC
  • Powerful 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processing
  • Fast memory and storage options
  • Great selection of top professional graphics
  • Top hardware & software security features
  • Supports up to three different monitors
  • Modern design, extra compact & easy to deploy
  • Eco-friendly & sustainable
  • Includes a USB keyboard and mouse
  • Handles all cutting-edge data operations with ease

Technical Specifications: 

  • Part Number: 11DBS6LM00
  • Hard Drive: 256GB SSD M.2 PCIe NVMe
  • Warranty: Four year Premier
  • Optical Drive: DVD-RW
  • Memory: 16.0GB DDR4-2666 DDR4 UDIMM 2666MHz
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-10700 Processor ( 2.90GHz 16MB )
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64
MacBook Pro 13

(To Be Updated Soon)

MacBook Pro 13" with Touch Bar 

Processor: 1.7GHz quad-core 8th Gen Intel Core i7 Processor, Turbo Boost up to 4.5GHz

Ports & Slots: Two Thunderbolt 3 ports

Touch: Touch Bar and Touch ID

Camera: 720p FaceTime HD Camera

Battery: Built-in 58 watt hour lithium polymer battery

Dimensions: H-0.61", W-11.97", D-8.36"

Weight: 3.1lbs

Color: Space Gray

ThinkVision T27i Monitor

(Alternative Available Soon)

ThinkVision P27h-20 27-inch 16:9 QHD Monitor with USB Type-C

Features Overview:

  • 27.0" QHD (2560 x 1440) 4-side Near-edgeless display
  • USB Type-C one cable solution
  • Ethernet port and built-in speakers
  • Factory calibrated color accuracy with multiple color gamut
  • Easy multi-tasking with daisy chain
  • Ergonomic and space-saving design & UE

Technical Specifications:

  • Brightness: 350 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 1000:1
  • Connection Type:    
    • 1xUSB Type-C Gen1 (DP1.2 Alt Mode)
    • 1xHDMI1.4
    • 1xDP1.2
    • 1xDP1.2 (Out)
    • 1xEthernet
    • 1xUSB 3.1 Gen1 (Upstream, by USB Type-C)
    • 4xUSB 3.1 Gen1 (Downstream, incl. 1 x BC1.2)
    • 1xAudio Out (3.5mm)
  • Panel Type: In-Plane Switching
  • Stand: Tilt Angle (-5° / 35°), Swivel Angle (+45° / -45°), Lift
  • Range: (135 mm), Pivot (-90° / 90°)
  • EU Energy Rating: A
  • Power Requirement: AC 100 to 240 V (50-60 Hz)
  • Antiglare: Yes
  • Color Calibration Accuracy: Yes
ThinkPad USB-C Doc Gen2


ThinkPad Universal USB-C Dock

Features Overview:

  • Broad Compatibility: Lenovo Docking station is compatible with Lenovo and non-Lenovo notebooks to expand data, power, and video.
  • One connection, no limitations: Think of all the time you'd save if you could connect all your peripherals at once, transfer USB data at 10 Gbps speeds, have access to a stable, stress-free wired network connection.
  • Jaw-dropping 4K*: The days of being limited by your notebook's capabilities are over. Now you can experience two vivid 4K screens or triple 1080p displays.
  • Ready for your command: Completely control your ThinkPad systems with PXE Boot, System Wake-on-LAN from sleep mode, hibernate mode, and power off mode. It also supports passing ThinkPad MAC address through the dock. Those features are supported on selected ThinkPad notebooks.
  • Dock has the ability to support DisplayPort 1.4 and HDMI 2.0 for max 2 x 4K @ 60 Hz displays, but the real video output would depend on the system's output.

Technical Specifications: 

  • Color: Black
  • Max Number of External Monitors: 3
  • Weight: 325g
  • Refresh Rate: 3840x2160 @60Hz
  • AC Plug: Slim-tip
  • Warranty Type: CRU
  • Output Power: Max 60W
  • OS Requirements: OS Independent
  • Packed Weight: 960g
Lenovo Wireless KB and Mouse Combo

Lenovo Wireless Keyboard & Mouse Combo 

Features Overview:

  • Reliable 2.4 Ghz wireless connection with multiple pairing protocol
  • Single nano wireless USB receiver for both keyboard and mouse
  • Full size, low-profile 3-zone keyboard layout with island style keys
  • One touch dedicated media controls
  • Full size ambidextrous mouse for left or right hand comfort
  • High precision laser sensor for smooth tracking
  • Up to 24 months battery life (may vary based on usage)

Technical Specifications: 

  • Keyboard Layout: 3 zone layout
  • Keycap Amount: US English
  • Color: Black
  • Battery Life: Up to 24 months
  • Connection Type: 2.4 GHz Wireless via Nano USB
  • Weight: Mouse - 80 g (0.18 lbs), Keyboard - 700 g (1.54 lbs)
  • Mice Button: 3 (left click, right click, scroll click)
  • DPI: 1600 DPI
  • Mouse Sensor: Invisible Laser
  • Hardware Requirements: Supported PC with USB port