Welcome to Uttar Pradesh (UP) Free Laptop Scheme 2014 Section. In this section you will find here How students can avail the Laptop Scheme 2014. 10,000 students get free laptops at a function in Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mr. Akhilesh Yadav said that by providing free laptops to students, the state government had brought the students from poor and farmer background at par with the students from affluent families and those who were resourceful. The decision to distribute free laptops taken to connect the youth of the state to the fast changing world.
The proposal to purchase 15 lakh laptops and tablets. These laptops are to be given free to students who have passed class 10th and 12th exams, to fulfill the Samajwadi Party’s election promise made in its manifesto last year. The laptops would cost Rupees 19,058 per unit and total government expenditure on the scheme will be Rupees 2,858 crore.
Mr. Akhilesh Yadav Said, "Laptop and internet has changed everything, whether it is government functioning or field of education. We want that tomorrow the world should not say that we have not provided internet-based progressive education."
The scheme would cover students of UP Madhyamik Shiksha Board, Allahabad, UP Madhyamik Sanskrit Shiksha Parishad, UP Madarsa Shiksha Parishad, CBSE and ICSE who have passed in 2012, the letter added.
UP Laptop Eligibility Criteria:
Students can get the offline application form in your college/University. Students no need to pay any application fee for this scheme. BA, B.com, B.sc 1st year candidates can apply for this free laptop scheme. Also note down the required support documents, high school, intermediate mark sheet, color photograph. Students can submit the filled application form to your school where you have done your intermediate / 12th Class.
Students who have passed their Xth (12th Class) will get free laptop. Those who have passed their Xth (10th Class) will get free tablet.
UP Laptop Details/Specification:
|1||Construction and Externals||Metal/ Allaoy/ Reignforced hinges for display. The casing ABS plastic of Black or Gray Color Display screen back with Government Approved Logo|
|2||Processor||Latest Generation 64 bit multicore X86 Intel Pentium or equivalent AMD processor|
|3||Memory||2 GB DDR 1333 MHz RAM expandable to 4 GB|
|4||Display||LED HD 14" with 1366x768 resolution or higher|
|5||Hard Disk Drive||500 GB SATA 5400 RPM or Higher|
|6||Audio||Dual In-built Speakers|
|8||Qualifying Benchmark||BAPCO Sysmark 2007 overall score of 112 or Higher with Windows 7 Professional and 2 GB Memory|
|9||Graphics Card||Integrated Graphics Minimum 128 MB VRAM or higher|
|10||Ports||I/O ports, Minimum 3 USB 2.0 ports, Microphone Jack, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, Headphone/ Speaker out, RJ-45, AC Power|
|11||LAN||Ethernet Controller 10/100 Mbps or higher|
|12||Wireless||Wireless 802.11 q/b/g or higher and standard Bluetooth|
|13||Keyboard||Standard Full size keyboard with touch pad|
|14||Operating System||Preloaded Dual Boot - Primary boot : Windows 7 Starter with Antivirus, Secondary Boot : Linux/Ubuntu|
|15||Optical Drive||DVD R/W|
|16||AC Power Adapter||Input Voltage Range : 110-250 V, 50 Hz with necessary cables|
|17||Standard Accesories||Power Cable, Power Adapter and Charger, User Manual, Backpack etc|
|18||Operation Temprature||0-55 Degree Centograde|
|19||Battery Type||Standard Re-chargeable 6 Cell Li-Ion ( 45 WHr ) with min 3 Hrs backup|
|1||Suitability||To Accommodate Laptop Computer|
|2||Material||Polyester fabric, nylon bonded thread, branded zippers and sliders|
|3||Compartments||Three Compartment Bag ( Laptop, Textbook, Power Adapter, Utility Pocket ) with padded sleeves, Utility Pocket in front and side pockets|
|4||Padding||Padded Handle, Padding on back for comfort and air flow curved and padded contoured shoulder straps|
|5||Logo and Images||Government Image and Scheme Logo and Scheme name|
UP Tablet Details/Specification:
|1||Operating system (OS)||Android 4.0 ICS or Later/Higher or Windows OS|
|2||Display size and Technology||9.7 inch Diagonal Size or Higher Capacitive LCD, Multi touch Display intensity to support at least three level of intensity. Display should be readable in daylight in-room lighting conditions. Preferably also readable in shade outdoor in daylight|
|3||Display resolution||1024 x 768 pixels or Higher, 24 bit true colour or better display|
|4||Front camera||VGA (0.3 MP) or Higher|
|5||Rear camera||2.0 MP or Higher|
|6||Memory||8 GB Internal Flash (NAND) Memory 32GB Memory SD Card in SD Card slot|
|7||Audio Support||Mono audio (stereo preferable), with external 3.5 mm stereo jack for headphone and with built-in speaker. (Line- in optional)|
|8||Processor||Cortex A8 / Multi Core / Intel or equivalent 1.0 GHz Processor or Higher|
|9||RAM||1 GB DDR3|
|11||Wi-Fi||IEEE 802.11 b/g support with WPA 2. 15 meters range minimum with a throughput of at least 1MB per second of file transfer between unloaded server and the tablet|
|12||Ports||1 USB (Port type A) or Micro USB to USB Cable, 1 Micro USB + GPRS + SIM Card Slot + 1 Micro SD Card slot|
|13||Battery||4000 mAh Li-Ion or Higher (Minimum 6 Hours Battery Backup), Replaceable Battery Pack|
|14||Bluetooth||Standard Bluetooth 2.0 or Higher|
|15||AC Power adapter||Input Voltage Range: 110V-250V, 50 Hz AC power adapter with necessary cables|
|16||Sensor Gravity||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Light Sensor|
|17||Protection||Cover case Press shut Packaging without Screws for the Plastic enclosure.|
|18||Warranty||100% comprehensive warranty for One Year|