BYOD Device Specifications

All Year Levels

Students are required to have a device that is/has:

* Windows laptops, Windows tablets or Apple laptops.

* Windows version 10 64bit with update 1809 completed.

* Mac OS Version 10.13 or higher, preferably 10.14 fully updated.

* Minimum 12 inch screen.

* Has at least 6‐8 hours battery life.

* 4GB of RAM minimum.

* Internal solid state hard drive (SSD) greater than 120GB.

* We recommend Intel i5 or i7 processors over Core M, Core M3, Celron or AMD

* A laptop bag or sleeve and, if possible, a hard shell case.


* Android Tablets, iPads, Chromebooks, or Windows RT Tablets will NOT be accepted.


The Waiuku College IT Department will be offering a free software setup service for student laptops during the two weeks prior to school commencing.

Location: Based at the school in T5 (IT) and the common room.

Dates/Times: Monday 14th to Friday 25th January – 8:30am – 5:00pm (excluding weekends)

If you are unable to get the device to us during this time, please arrange for a family member or friend to drop off.