Laptop Recommendations

Bigelow provides the option between Mac or Windows when purchasing a new computer. Below highlights the two general purpose laptops that we currently recommend to employees. Please reach out for our specific recommendations if you are looking to purchase a desktop or other high-end system. When you are ready to purchase a machine, please submit a HelpDesk ticket here:


13-inch MacBook Air
  • Apple M1 chip (8 core 3.2GHz CPU, 7 core GPU)
  • 16GB memory (upgradeable)
  • 512GB SSD storage (upgradeable)
  • Estimate price: $1400


Lenovo ThinkPad T Series
  • Intel quad-core i7 processor
  • 16GB memory (upgradeable)
  • 512GB SSD storage (upgradeable)
  • Estimated Price: $1350
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9
  • Intel quad-core i5 processor
  • 16GB memory (upgradeable)
  • 512GB SSD storage (upgradeable)
  • Battery life: 13 hours
  • Weight: 2.5lbs
  • Estimated price: $1400

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