Laptop Model Comparison and Features

 

2017 Laptop Descriptions

 
What if I purchase an Apple MacBook?
  • Warranty: 3 year parts coverage (Applecare) with purchase of laptop 
  • If you purchase Accidental damage protection, you will receive 3 years of coverage with a $25.00 deductible
  • Loaner pool available
  • Families own software licenses for laptop operating system (OS 10.12)
  • School provides Microsoft Office Pro and other software required for the academic program

What if I purchase a Lenovo ThinkPad?

  • Warranty: 4 year parts coverage with purchase of laptop
  • Accidental damage: 4 year accidental damage protection with Lenovo ThinkPad Protection plan (TPP); no deductible
  • Loaner pool available
  • Families own software licenses for laptop operating system (Windows 10 Pro)
  • School provides Microsoft Office Pro and other software required for the academic program
What does the parts warranty cover?
  • Any part failure due to manufacturing defect through the time period of the warranty
  • Special note: the battery warranty is for one year only

 

What does the accidental damage protection cover?

  • Any part failure due to accidental damage; for example, cracked screen, broken case, damage due to liquid spills
  •  No limit on number of claims per year or over the lifetime of the coverage

 What about theft insurance?

  • Optional theft insurance through LaptopSchools.com covers theft, with a $100 deductible
  • Homeowner's insurance may also include theft protection (contact your insurance company)
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