SHU Selects 2009 Laptop Models for the Mobile Computing Program

Seton Hall University has selected the 2009 laptop and tablet PC models for the Mobile Computing Program. The laptop model will be the Lenovo ThinkPad T500, featuring a 15.4″ wide screen monitor and the ATI Radeon Mobility video card. The tablet PC model will be the Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Tablet with a 12″ LED backlit screen.

Full sepcifications for the 2009 models can be found in the document:

2009 SHU Mobile Computing Standard Models.doc

Sophomore refresh will begin in mid April and continue through the end of final exams. All sophomore students who have registered for the fall semester are eligible to upgrade their current laptop or tablet computers before the summer.

Steve Landry, CIO

About Stephen Landry

Stephen Landry, Ph.D., is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Seton Hall University. You can follow him on Twitter at: @landryst ( His LinkedIn profile can be found at: and his EDUCAUSE profile can be found at:
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One Response to SHU Selects 2009 Laptop Models for the Mobile Computing Program

  1. ripjans says:

    Excellent choice. The ThinkPad T500 is quite powerfull for modern day standards. At my Uni over here in Holland, they recommend a laptop with similair specifications.

    Especially the ATi Mobility card is a plus on this laptop; way more powerfull than the Intel on-board GMA’s.

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