Windows 7 Minimum Hardware Requirements

Minimum Requirements to install 32-bit Windows 7 on an NJIT PC:
  • CPU: 2.4 GHz Pentium 4 class CPU. Hyper-threading or dual-core CPU's STRONGLY recommended; No celeron or duron processors
  • RAM: 2 GB. 4GB STRONGLY recommended
  • Video Card: 256MB ¬†supporting DirectX 10.0 STRONGLY recommended, no on-board video cards
  • Hard Drive: 120GB Serial-ATA or better with at least 20GB free
  • Media drives: DVD-ROM, DVD/CD-Writer recommended
  • USB: USB 2.0
  • Multimedia Card Reader: optional
  • Floppy: optional
  • Firewire: optional
  • Sound Card: optional
  • PC MUST pass the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor test without ANY issues.

Information and hardware requirements for 64-bit Windows 7 are available on the 64-bit Windows 7 Information Page.

Last Updated: June 29, 2017