Muchen He

This page outlines the hardware/software and other things I use regularly.


I use a MacBook Pro 13 inch M1 2020 nearly all of the time to get my work done. Apps/software I use:


For more powerful tasks (which is not that common) such as gaming, rendering, and more demanding video editing, I use my Windows PC. Here are the specs:



I use an iPad Mini (5th generation) along with Apple Pencil (1st generation) to take notes. The app I use to take notes is Goodnotes 5 as it has excellent feel, tracking, document organization, and document export – something OneNote has been lacking. I also use Garageband app to make “original” music for some of my projects (such as my Capstone project).