Standard IT Recommend / Supported Equipment List

An Approved list of equipment recommendations from the Extension IT Team.

          1.) Computers - Laptops (Windows) / Desktops (Windows) / Docks / Monitors –

a.       *Purchased through the university (IT / ERC / iBuy)

         2.) iPads

a.       *Purchased through the university (IT / ERC / iBuy)

         3.) Peripherals

a.       Headsets

                                                               i.      *USB preferred (Plantronics/Logitech/Jabra)

                                                             ii.      Bluetooth

1.       Jabra

a.       Evolve 75

2.       *Logitech

a.       H600 / H800

3.       Plantronics

a.       Voyager Focus

4. Dell 

b. Dell Premier Wireless ANC Headset

b.       Keyboards / Mice

                                                               i.      *Dell (wired)

                                                             ii.      *Logitech (wired & wireless)

                                                           iii.      Microsoft

c.       Printers – minimal scan support

                                                               i.      Wired (USB) - not all printers supply USB cable in box

1.       Brother

a.       MFC-L2710dw

2.       Canon

a.       PIXMA TS3520

b.       PIXMA TR8520

3.       *HP Multi-Function

a.       M280 series

4.       Label printers

a.       Brother QL600 / QL800

b.       *Dymo LabelWriter 450

                                                             ii.      Wireless

1.       None.

d.       Webcams

                                                               i.      *Logitech C930e / Brio

*Denotes IT preferred equipment.

**Any item without a specific model or model #, please contact for approval / recommendations.

***Anything not on this list or not in stock, please contact for approval / recommendations.


Please note that Ext. IT will cover the cost of the following. All other items are the responsibility of the UNIT. 

  • Laptop Computers - Outside of the yearly ERC, Ext. IT will purchase new computers for NEW positions. Existing positions with new hires must use existing equipment or be purchased via UNIT funds.
  • Monitors -Up to two monitors per employee MAIN workstation. Does not include second office location or work from home office, those should be funded via UNIT funds.  
  • ONE Current Docking Station.  Extra docking stations for extra working locations such as second office or work from home office should be funded via UNIT funds. (Current Docking Station is the Dell WD19)
  • Peripherals- Mouse & Keyboard, wired headset.  (one time purchase)

Links to items 


·         Logitech C930E $130.00 

·         Logitech Brio Ultro HD $199.00  



·         Logitech H600 Wireless Headset (USB Dongle) $40.00

·         Wireless (USB) Plantronics Voyager Focus UC (USB Bluetooth Dongle) $207.47 

·         USB Plantronics Blackwire 3210 $34.90

·         Jabra Evolve 75 $293.00 

       Dell Premier Wireless ANC Headset - WL7022 $221.99



·         HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M283fdw $449.99 

·         Brothers MFCL2710DW All in One Compact USB Printer $199.99 

·         Cannon PIXMA TS3520 All-in-One Printer USB $79.99

·         Cannon PIXMA TS8520 All-in-One Printer USB $149.99


Label Printers

·         Dymo LabelWriter 450 $89.99

·         Brothers QL600 Economic Desktop Label Printer $59.99 

·         Brothers QL800 High Speed Professional Label Printer $99.99 

Keywords:Approved, Equipment, Computers, Mics, Cameras, Webcams, Headphones, Headsets, Earbuds, Mice, Keyboards, Printers.   Doc ID:110865
Owner:Wil B.Group:University of Illinois Extension KB
Created:2021-05-17 14:54 CSTUpdated:2022-03-23 13:56 CST
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