1:1 Program Details

 

2013/2014 [Current] school year MacBook Air Hardware Specifications

 

  • 13.3-inch high-resolution LED-backlit glossy widescreen display
  • 1.3GHz (Turbo Boost up to 2.6GHz) dual-core Intel Core i5 ‘Haswell’ with 3MB shared L3 cache
  • 8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory
  • 128GB PCIe flash storage
  • Intel HD Graphics 5000
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi networking, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n compatible
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology
  • 720p FaceTime HD camera
  • Stereo Speakers/Dual Microphones
  • Ports:
    •     Two USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps) – compatible with USB 2.0 
    •     Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
    •     MagSafe 2 power port
    •     SD memory card slot (including SDXC support)
  • Up to 12 hours battery life
  • Full-size backlit keyboard with ambient light sensor
  • Weight: 2.96 pounds
  • Latest generation, Mid-2013 version

 

More details can be found at:  http://www.apple.com/macbook-air/

 

Current MacBook Air Software Specifications

The software loaded on SRA 1:1 Student MacBooks can change as the needs of the particular teacher, or class, may change over time. One such example is in our Blue Track 7th & 8th robotics classes and our high school biomedical and engineering classes who have additional software like VirtualBox, Windows 7 Pro and Autodesk Inventor. Below is the current minimum list:

Operating System  [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/macosx/]
Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

iLife ’11 Suite  [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/ilife/]
- iPhoto
- iMovie
- GarageBand
- iMovie
- iDVD

iWork ’09 Suite  [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/iwork/]
- Pages  (Word Processing)
- Numbers  (Spreadsheets)
- Keynote  (Presentations)

ComicLife 2  [more details can be found here: http://plasq.com/education/]
- Creative Writing & Art

 

Available Software (designated by class/teacher)

Adobe CC, Design & Web K-12 Collection* [more details can be found here: http://www.adobe.com/education/k12.edu.html]
- Photoshop CC
- Illustrator CC
- InDesign CC
- Dreamweaver CC
- Flash Professional CC
- Fireworks CC
- Acrobat Pro CC
- Edge Animate CC
- Photoshop Elements 11

Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 Suite*  [more details can be found here: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/products]
- Word  (Word Processing)
- Excel  (Spreadsheets)
- PowerPoint  (Presentations)

*Note that Microsoft and Adobe software is licensed specifically for 1:1 Program students for use (on campus and at home) during their time as an active SRA student in the 1:1 Program. We are required to remove this software when the student leaves SRA. Note that all supplemental software (Adobe, Windows, Office, Autodesk Inventor, LoggerPro, etc) are paid for by Santa Rosa Academy and no supplemental software costs are passed on to individuals involved in the lease program. The cost of this supplemental software is paid for completely by Santa Rosa Academy.

 

MacBook Air Coverage Details

Each SRA MacBook is protected by two layers of service coverage: Apple’s AppleCare and Safeware supplemental insurance. An overview of each is provided below.

 

Source [Apple]: MacBook Air 13″ AppleCare

 

 

- Safeware Supplemental Insurance  [included on MacBooks & MacBook Airs]

There are currently two (2) types of Safeware insurance utilized by the SRA 1:1 Program

  1. For policies originating in the 2010, 2011 or 2012 school year: Safeware covers all items listed above with no deductible ($0)
  2. For policies originating in August 2013: Safeware covers all items listed above with a $50 deductible ($50 to be paid by the parent/guardian per claim)

 Source [Safeware]: For more details click here

 

 


For 2012-2013 school year MacBook hardware details click here:

http://www.laptopmag.com/review/laptops/apple-macbook-air-13-inch-2012.aspx


 

 

2010/2011 and 2011/2012 school year MacBook Hardware Specifications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 2GB DDR3 memory
  • 250GB hard drive
  • 8x double-layer SuperDrive
  • NVIDIA GeForce 320M graphics
  • Built-in 7-hour battery
  • Polycarbonate unibody enclosure
  • Model identifier: MacBook7,1
  • Model: A1342 (Mid 2010)

 

  Next-generation NVIDIA graphics. New, high-performance NVIDIA graphics bring more speed and efficiency to just about everything you do on a MacBook.

  Long-lasting 7-hour battery. The built-in battery now lasts up to 7 hours on a single charge. So you can stay online and unplugged for longer than ever.

  Glass Multi-Touch trackpad. The spacious trackpad gives you plenty of room to navigate, use Multi-Touch gestures, and move up and down pages smoothly with inertial scrolling.

  Durable unibody enclosure. Just 1.08 inches thin and weighing only 4.7 pounds, MacBook features a sleek and durable unibody enclosure that slips easily into your bag or backpack.

 

More details can be found here:  http://www.apple.com/macbook

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010/2011 and 2011/2012 school year Software Specifications

The software loaded on SRA 1:1 Student MacBooks can change as the needs of the particular teacher, or class, may change over time. One such example is in our Blue Track 7th & 8th robotics classes and our high school biomedical and engineering classes who have additional software like VMware Fusion, Windows XP and Autodesk Inventor. Below is the current minimum list:

Operating System  [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/macosx/]
Apple OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

iLife ’11 Suite [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/ilife/]
- iPhoto
- iMovie
- GarageBand
- iMovie
- iDVD

iWork ’09 Suite [more details can be found here: http://www.apple.com/iwork/]
- Pages  (Word Processing)
- Numbers  (Spreadsheets)
- Keynote  (Presentations)

ComicLife [more details can be found here: http://plasq.com/education/]
- Creative Writing & Art

 

 

 

MacBook Coverage Details

Each SRA MacBook is protected by two layers of service coverage, Apple’s AppleCare and Safeware supplemental insurance.