In order to profit from the selected offer, you must confirm that you are currently a student or teacher, or enrolled or employed by an educational or research institution and therefore entitled to order. Please choose one of the following validation methods:

SWITCHaai / eduID Authentication

Members of institutions with SWITCHaai / eduID authentication proceed here.

Validation by Code

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Are you replacing a laptop that is less than 8 years old and still working?

We support the project "Offener Hörsaal" at the Universities of Basel and Berne and refurbish older, but still working notebooks. If you would like to give such a device a meaningful second life, please contact us at

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