Students enrolled in a DISCOVERe Tablet class who already own a tablet can use their tablet as long as it meets the minimum tablet specifications listed below.

They can also purchase a tablet from the Kennel Bookstore 

Students that purchase their tablet through the bookstore will receive a $500 grant toward the price of their tablet and includes a year of Cellular Data bundled with their tablet. Each of the tablets also comes with a 2 year warranty.

Minimum System Requirements for Fresno State Tablet Program:

  • 9.5" (10" class) screen or larger
  • 1024x768 minimum resolution (XGA or better)
  • Android 4.0+ or better
  • Windows 8+ (excluding RT)
  • iOS
  • Front facing web camera
  • Minimum 32GB Capacity
  • 1GB RAM or greater
  • LTE capable
  • 802.11n Wireless
  • Must be able to add a mechanical keyboard, headphones

Device Example Recommendations

  • Apple
  1. iPad Air
  • Android
  1. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
  2. Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
  3. ASUS MeMO Pad FHD 10 LTE
  • Windows
  1. Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2
  2. HP ElitePad Tablet 2
  3. Dell Latitude 10 Tablet
  4. Samsung ATIV Smart PC 700 TC
  5. ASUS Transformer Book

Devices That Do Not Meet System Requirements

  • Apple
  1. iPad Mini
  2. iPad 1st or 2nd Generation
  • Android
  1. Kindle Fire
  2. Nook
  3. Nook HD
  • Windows
  1. Surface RT

If you have questions about device selection due to concerns about accessibility or you utilize assistive technology, please contact the Assistive Technology Coordinator at the Services for Students with Disabilities office; call # 559-278-2811.