DOH posts a new bidding costing Php1.78 million worth of laptops and desktops


Now that’s more like it. The specs are actually decent for the bidding price this time.

THE DOH posted a new bidding comprising of higher-end laptops and desktops after the organization went under fire by mainstream media after it attempted to purchase Php700K worth of overpriced 2-in-1 laptops. This new bid comprises of 17 laptops and 11 desktops.

The new computer bidding released by the DOH

Below are the specs of the laptops on which the DOH has procured:

  • Intel Core i7-1165G7 (possibly “U” variant)
  • Branded (not specified)
  • Intel Xe integrated graphics
  • 16GB RAM DDR4
  • 15.6in. AMOLED, 4K resolution, AMOLED, multi-touch, touchscreen support, 400 nits brightness
  • 4×4 SSD system: 256GB SSD up to 1TB SSD
  • 69K per laptop

There’s also a second batch of laptops with the following specifications:

  • 14in. IPS LCD FHD+, anti-glare, 360┬░ 2-in-1
  • Quad core processor (likely Intel Core) with Intel UHD graphics
  • 8GB RAM
  • 512GB SSD
  • Anti-virus software with annual subscription

The desktops have the following specs:

  • Intel Core i7 (likely 11th gen), 16 threads
  • Branded (not specified)
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Video Card with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM
  • 23.8in. FHD+ Anti-Glare narrow bezel monitor, unspecified refresh rate
  • 8GB 2666MHz DDR4 RAM
  • 1TB SATA HDD, 7200RPM + 256GB SSD + 256GB SSD + 1TB 5400RPM SATA HDD
  • Ports:
    • 1x USB-A 2.0
    • 3x USB-A 3.1 Gen 1
    • 1x USB-C 3.1 Gen 2
    • 1x RJ-45 Ethernet port
    • 1x SD Card Reader
    • 1x Audio Port
    • 1x DC Power input
    • 1x HDMI-in
    • 1x HDMI-out
  • 65W power supply
  • Cost per piece: Php 61K

Think about it, this new bid is close to reality and what actual high-end desktops and laptops normally cost.

Source: DOH (Desktop) DOH (laptop)