Specifications of Free Laptops for Punjab Youth

Chief Minister e-Youth Initiative is taken by Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif, the education lover of Punjab. Punjab Govt. is awarding 100,000 Laptops/Notebooks among brilliant students on merit based. The initiative is welcomed by the students of Punjab. More than 50 thousand candidates have successfully registered for the Laptop Awards on the Punjab Government Youth Website at the present.

Govt released a Bidding Document which contained the specifications (minimum) for the provision of laptops by the companies. Interested parties have contacted Punjab Govt. and the tender was opened on 9th December, 2011.
These are the minimum Technical Specifications for the Free LAPTOPS / NOTE BOOKS

1. Construction and Externals Metal / Alloy / reinforced hinges for Display, Customized Color LCD screen back with designed Logo
2.      Intel Pentium Processor Intel Pentium Dual Core B950 (2.10 GHz or higher, 2MB cache)
3.      Mother Board
Intel HM65 chipset or higher
4.      Memory 2 GB of DDR-III or higher
5.      Hard Disk Drive Min 320 GB SATA Hard Drive or Higher
6.      Super Drive CD+/-RW and 8X DVD R or higher, compatible with Microsoft Windows 2000/Xp/2003/Vista/7 and Red Hat Linux.
7.      Video/Display Card On-board Graphics Controller
8.      Sound Card Standard
9.      Network Adapter On-Board 10/100/1000 base-T Ethernet card (Microsoft Windows 2000/Xp/Vista/7, 2003, Red Hat Linux Supportive)
10.  LCD Display 14-15″ SXGA TFT Active Matrix Display
11.  Integrated I/O Interfaces like 2 USB 2.0 Port. 1 RJ45 Jack for Ethernet, External VGA Port, and 4-1 Card Reader and other standard features
12.  Wireless LAN Wireless 802.11abg 54 Mbps or higher, Microsoft Windows 2000/Xp/2003, Red Hat Linux Supportive.
13.  Web Cam Built in Web cam
14.  Batteries & Power Adopter Li-ion Re-chargeable Battery pack with estimated 2 hours battery life or higher
15.  PC Card Slots One Type I or II
16.  Mouse & Key Board 84/85 keys pad and integrated Touch Pad/Pointing Device
17.  Carrying bag Polyester fabric Soft back pack Carrying bag Government Logo, image and Scheme name shall be screen printed on the front pocket as per the designed Logo
18.  Mouse (External) 2.0 USB 2-Button Optical Mouse with Scroll
19.  Operating System & Antivirus Pre-Loaded Windows 7 Home Edition & Antivirus with media Kit
20.  Customized Bios Customized project logo in Bios
21.  Standard accessories Power cable with two/ three pin socket and plug, Interface cable, Power adopter and charger, User manual.
22.  Warranty (Certificate from the manufacturer) Minimum1 year comprehensive warranty including battery.

The tender was published in daily Newspapers of Pakistan.

Bid for Companies for Laptops Scheme

Free Laptop bags will also be given.  The proposed bag is as under:

Free Laptop Bag Govt of Punjab

Comments

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47 Comments

  1. sanaullah says:

    sir i got 437 marks with 92% in 9 th class can i am eligible for getting a laptop?

    • Waqas says:

      Aree Nehi Bhai Ye Bachelors Aur Iss Se Uper Walo Ke Liye Han

      • Hassan Butt says:

        Nop brother. Laptop is not only for bachelors and higher level but also for Intermediate students who got position in districts and also for those university 1st semester students who got 60% marks in intermediate.

      • shahid says:

        brother ye un ke liye jin i CNIC bune howe hain or jo vote ke liye ehl…
        simply for votes aginst PTI

  2. amber ilyas says:

    AoA.. sir Punjab govt shall consider the semi govt universities as well…as we are also the future of this country…n that much eligible and deserving like others….i m doing BSSE maintaining 3.9 CGPA from the first semester haven’t got the scholarship of even 1 rupee till now..its unfair to us 🙁

  3. Zm says:

    .Aoa.sir i m the student of msc applied psychology, punjab university and i am eligible for the laptop but being a replica student, i am disqualified and thats not a fair thing. this act will degrade students likes me. i need a laptop for study purpose so sir please i am thankful if u include my name in those students

  4. usman says:

    boht acha prgrm a agar mje b lap tp dn to!!!!!
    wese ye mile ga kb tk?

  5. afia abid says:

    sir i have got 77%marks in i com .this is my humble request that give me a laptop
    because i am enable for this offer

    • abid says:

      leave laptop yeh tax kay maal kaa inaam hai dont know why politician have to distribute. why not simple post nane on board and you just go and get from office. jo girls iuss awara maryam say laptop lein gee unn kay character ka kiya hoga. khud bhi ghar say bhaagi now she want to be a leader

  6. zubair says:

    jo b ho yar vote nawaz sharif ka hai chahy wo laptop dy ya na dy cos k yeh he hain wo jo pakistan ko taraki dela skty hain imran khan british govet k sath mil ker aaj yaha tak aya hai jo b ho nawaz sharif bros ko sencir hona pary ga paksitan k sath ni toh koi b is mulk ko agy ly ker ni chaly ga

  7. numan javed says:

    sir i got 875 marks in matric in2011 under roll no 746257 so i need a laptop my contect no is,03327146742

  8. .AoA.sir i got 882 marks in F.Sc so i need a laptop for my further study .sir now i m medical student of Bahawalpur Medical College.

  9. marriam dar says:

    a-o-a! sir my name was in list of lap-top…. kindly tell us when u give us the lap-top…. plz

  10. salima says:

    respected sir i am preparing css and i hav pas MA in 2nd position in dpt of history but now im not studying in any university but i need a laptop so what i have to do in this situation?please help me in this regard

  11. KAMRAN Q says:

    dear sir I am a student of BZU university in computer engineering dept 2nd year .Sir i have applied in laptop scheme on FSC marks base but my name and my class fellows name is not present in list .Sir i am a student of computer engineering ,so i need a laptop so that i can procedue my engineering .If u take steap in this situation then i will be very grateful to u for this regard .May Allah bless you.

  12. Majid Latif says:

    Dear sir
    Assalam o Aleikum

    what is the distribution system of laptop if the registered candidates up to 100,000?

  13. M.IBRAHIM says:

    Muhammad Ibrahim Main Sh Allah Bless u good health. laptop scheme is excellent. I request to award these laptop to Research Classes Students of M.Phil Ph. D, Although may be government sevant. many students not abilty to purchase of own. M. Ibrahim. M.Phil Pol.Sc. IUB

  14. kamran says:

    Sir i got 914 marks in matric. can i eligible for geting the laptop?

  15. Habib Ur Rehman Mughal says:

    Dear Sir,

    I am gratuated last year from punjab univercity through gift college gujranwala.
    Thereforeg, it is my request to you to award me a laptop.

  16. Usman says:

    Laptops should hv been given to top students only.
    Professional degree students should be given on merit.

  17. Hasan says:

    Kya accountants (acca,ca) wale iss mulk ka future nahe han?

  18. syed ahtisham hussain says:

    dear brothers and sisters!
    ap jis b field k student hain jo kuch b parh rahy hain ap he is mulk ka future hain,agar ap logon ko laptop nahi mil raha to plz dis hurt na hon abi to just starting thi 1st step tha jo 1 lakh laptops se liya gaya isi liye is main specific students ko he diya ja raha hai insha allah next year 3 lakh laptops distribute kiye jayen gay or distribution criteria increase ho jaye ga,
    ap isi tarah dill laga kar mehnat jari rakhen
    ragards

    • SHamsa says:

      salaam bhai ap mujhy kindly mail kardijyega jab is ki distribution hoge tou im in studying process kindly koi inhenn samjhay k hum bhi mehnat se parhty hain hamary parents bhi apna paisa lagaty hain to hamara bhi haq hai k hamy laptop mily i got 63% in b.com now im doing M.com from commerce college Bahawalpur

  19. Hassan Butt says:

    INSHALLAH i will have got my prize after next week.

  20. SONI says:

    Dobara registration kab sa ho gi

  21. HIRA JAVED says:

    AOA.
    SIR MY REGISTRATION IS COMPLETED.IN FIRST MY NAME WAS ADDED BUT IN THIS LIST MY NAME IS NOT ADDED.KINDLY INFORM ME THE REASON?

  22. Saddiqa Wajid says:

    ASALAM O ALIKM SIR
    APART FROM BEING ON MERIT I WAS NOT GIVEN ENCOURAGING AWARD..PLEASE GIVE ME MY GIFT
    THANKS
    IUB

  23. Qaisar says:

    May God Bless with best of vision to all of Pakistani Leaders like CM Shahbaz Shrif.

  24. Afarna says:

    Yes, One of my cousins got this one.

  25. sadi says:

    hi c.m punjab
    yeh lap top scheme b students ko zalil kernay ka way ha..jinko mil gae they r hapy r jo merit py honay k bawajod baithy hn bus vo chakar py chakar laga re hn..clirks b thk say guide ni krty kbi kis offic k chaker lago tu kbi in lower clas clrks ki teeciya kro…..

  26. ihsan says:

    i got my laptop to day grt programmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

  27. nabeel says:

    sir why repeater are not eligible we waste 1 year for good result and passed the exam this year we deserve for laptop plzzzzz give us laptop for our better future

    • Niaz Ali says:

      Dear they r curript and not act upon their announcement i want to inform u that my name is include in final merit list but not award the laptop
      From NIAZ ALI MSC IT UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION LAHORE

  28. Omer says:

    Hahaha….jerks…!
    I refused to accept the laptop on stage from nawaz sharif…told him that u keep it…im not going to vote for u in any case….u cheapsters r begging…

  29. meerab khan says:

    sir mai ne 10 mai 831 marks lye hain or ab mai fsc medical kr rhi hn plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz ap sai rqst hai k mjhy b leptop dai ta k mai acha acha prho or agy ja k mulak ka naam roshan karo plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz sir mjhy laptop dy dain.

    • shahid says:

      brother ye laptop un k liye hain jin k CNIC bune hwe hai or jo registerd voters hain…
      simply for votes against PTI..

      30 october se pehle de dete na…lolzzz

  30. kamran says:

    a.o.a
    bhi free laptop kana ko da ja ra ha/

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  31. kamran says:

    i am student of BEE?
    “”””””””””””””””” “”””””””””””””””””””””””””””
    “””””””””””””””””””” “”””””””””””””””””””””””””””
    C++ PROGRAMMING

  32. Ali says:

    Sir I am getting a laptop but this message is to inform you that, my vote is for IMRAN KHAN!
    You and Ur stupid party have done enough harm to this country, Its time to move on brother, and let some1 new come in, even if he has to be a pathan 😮

  33. SHamsa says:

    dobara registrtion kab hoge???????????

  34. Muhammad Hssan says:

    laptop nahi chai da bijli chai di a

  35. aoa yar laptop par to hamara b haq hai but laptop letay howay dar lagta hai anay walay dor se aj ye laptop de rahay hai kal jab president ban gay to es se double amount en k accout main jaye ge.wasey b laptop se dar nahi lagta mian sb any walay dor se lagta hai.ab ap batao keya anay walay dor main laptop se pait bhar jaye ga shahbaz shrif sb agher ap ye amount laptop ke jagha bijli par laga de to hum khush hai keyu k bili ho ge to pakistan roshan ho ga or bijli na hoi to laptop kaha charge karain gay hahahahaha……………………..