Recommended Higher-End Dell Computer Purchases for Departments

These recommendations are for developers, engineers, or other employees who need high-end models to run very large applications. For typical University of Iowa employees, see our Recommended Dell Computers

Desktop Computers

Dell OptiPlex 7450 All-in-One

  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Intel Core i7-7700 processor (QC, 8MB, 8T, 3.6GHz, 65W)
  • 512 GB hard drive
  • 16 GB memory
  • Intel Integrated Graphics

OptiPlex 7050 Desktop

  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Intel Core i7-7700 (QC/8MB/8T/3.6GHz/65W)
  • 512 GB hard drive
  • 16 GB memory
  • Intel Integrated Graphics

Precision 3000 Tower 3420, 3620

  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6 (Quad Core 3.7GHz, 4.1Ghz Turbo, 8MB)
  • 512 GB hard drive
  • 16 GB memory
  • Intel Integrated Graphics

Dell U2717D Monitor

  • 27 inch size
  • 2560 x 1440 resolution
  • HDMI/MHL, DisplayPort, Mini DisplayPort
  • USB 3.0 port - Upstream

Laptop Computers

Dell Latitude 7480

  • Intel Core i5-7300U Processor (2.6 GHz)
  • 256 GB SSD hard drive
  • 8 GB memory
  • HD Graphics
  • Intel Dual-Band Wireless-AC 8265
  • 14 inch display
  • 2560 x 1440 resolution

Dell Latitude 7480 THUNDERBOLT

  • Intel Core i7-7600U Processor (2.8 GHz)
  • 512 GB SSD hard drive
  • 8 GB memory
  • HD Graphics
  • Intel Dual-Band Wireless-AC 8265
  • 14 inch display

How to Purchase (or view prices)

Please contact your IT support person for guidance on purchasing a computer. 

  1. Log in to One Stop e-Procurement.
  2. Select eBuy from the menu in the center of the page.
  3. Select Dell then click PunchOut from the overlay.
  4. The Dell Premier Dashboard store catalog will open in a new window. If you have pop-ups blocked, you may need enable pop-ups.
  5. Browse the list of available models or use the search to find the model you would like. 
  6. Add selections to your cart.
  7. Once you have your model choices in your cart, select "Create Order Requisition"

Note: Please visit eBuy to view a complete list of available models and accessories.