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Year 7-9, 10-12 BYO Device Program

 

2018 Bring Your Own Device Year Levels

 

Year 7 to 8 - iPad

Year 9 - iPad or Laptop

Year 10-11 - Laptop

 

2017-18 Minimum Specifications

 (updated May 9th, 2017

 

 Note: There is no additional school fee for joining BYO devices to the school network  
  • Windows Laptops/Tablets: Windows 7, i3, 5Ghz Wireless, 4GB RAM
    • NOTE: Equivalent AMD processors are acceptable.
    • Graphics/Multimedia Laptops will need: 8GB RAM, i5 and a 2Gb Graphics Card
    • NOTE: Wireless card must support 5Ghz
  • Macbook Pro, MacBook Air: Mac OSX 10.X, 5Ghz Wireless, Core i5, 4GB RAM,
    • NOTE: Wireless card must support 5Ghz *
  • iPad Air , 9.7" for new students in 2017, Protective Case with Integrated Keyboard, 32 GB
  • Office suite or equivalent
  • Antivirus software on laptops

*Example 5Ghz USB Wireless Adaptor (if needed)

 http://www.msy.com.au/qld/brendale/peripherals/16810-tp-link-archer-t1u-ac450-wireless-nano-usb-adapter.html

A protective case and home insurance should be included. Antivirus software is mandatory. The following links through to a departmental offer. Students needs their school network username and password to access it.

 
Office is free to download for ALL state school students:
 
Adobe Creative Cloud: Design & Web Collection:
Now free for all BYOx students - see the ICT Helpdesk in the Library or view School Notices for more information!

BYOD Portals - 2016-18

 

  

Parents have the option of using the following portals for Years 9-12 Windows Device purchasing.

 

https://myschoolshop-qld.datacom.com.au/gapshs

 

Access Key: gapshs                 PIN: parent

 
 

Families may still choose to source their own device that match the school specifications.

 
 

Last updated: 21 June, 2017