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Quotations are hereby requested for Supply and Delivery of Laptop according to the specification below:

  • 14-inch
  • 8-core CPU with 6 performance cores
  • and 2 efficiency cores
  • 14-core GPU
  • 16-core Neural Engine
  • 200GB/s memory bandwidth
  • Media engine:
  • Hardware-accelerated H.264, HEVC, ProRes and ProRes RAW
  • Video decode engine
  • Video encode engine
  • ProRes encode and decode engine
  • Configurable to:
  • M1 Pro with 10-core CPU and
  • 14-core GPU, M1 Pro with 10-core
  • CPU and 16-core GPU, M1 Max
  • with 10-core CPU and 24-core GPU, or
  • M1 Max with 10-core CPU and
  • 32-core GPU


  • Liquid Retina XDR display
  • 2-inch (diagonal) Liquid Retina XDR display;1 3024x1964 native
  • resolution at 254 pixels per inch
  • XDR (Extreme Dynamic Range)
  • Up to 1,000 nits sustained (full-screen) brightness, 1,600 nits peak brightness
  • 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio

Refresh rates

  • ProMotion technology for adaptive refresh rates up to 120Hz
  • Fixed refresh rates: 47.95Hz, 48.00Hz, 50.00Hz, 59.94Hz, 60.00Hz


  • 16GB
  • 16GB unified memory

Battery and Power

  • Up to 17 hours Apple TV app movie playback
  • Up to 11 hours wireless web
  • 70-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery
  • 67W USB C Power Adapter (included with M1 Pro with 8-core CPU)
  • 96W USB C Power Adapter (included with M1 Pro with 10-core CPU or M1 Max, configurable with M1 Pro with 8-core CPU)
  • USB C to MagSafe 3 Cable
  • Fast-charge capable with 96W USB C Power Adapter


  • 512GB
  • 512GB SSD

Configurable to:

  • 1TB, 2TB,

Charging and Expansion

  • SDXC card slot
  • HDMI port
  • 5mm headphone jack
  • MagSafe 3 port
  • Three Thunderbolt 4 (USB C) ports with support for:


  • DisplayPort
  • Thunderbolt 4 (up to 40Gb/s)

USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s)

SDXC Thunderbolt 4 HDMIMagSafe 3Thunderbolt 4Headphone jack

Video Support

  • Simultaneously supports full native resolution on the built-in display at 1 billion
  • colours and:
  • Up to two external displays with up to 6K resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colours (M1 Pro) or
  • Up to three external displays with up to 6K resolution and one external display with up to 4K
  • resolution at 60Hz at over a billion colours (M1 Max)
  • Thunderbolt 4 digital video output
  • Native DisplayPort output over USB C
  • VGA, HDMI, DVI and Thunderbolt 2 output supported using adapters (sold separately)
  • HDMI digital video output
  • Support for one display with up to 4K resolution at 60Hz
  • DVI output using HDMI to DVI Adapter (sold separately)

Keyboard and Trackpad

  • Backlit Magic Keyboard with:
  • 78 (US) or 79 (ISO) keys including 12 full-height function keys and 4 arrow keys
  • in an inverted “T” arrangement
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Force Touch trackpad for precise cursor control and pressure-sensing
  • capabilities; enables Force clicks, accelerators, pressure-sensitive drawing and
  • Multi-Touch gestures
  • Force Touch trackpad
  • Size and Weight
  • Height 1.55 cm (0.61 inches)
  • Width: 31.26 cm (12.31 inches)
  • Depth: 22.12 cm (8.71 inches)
  • Weight: 1.6 kg (3.5 pounds)
  • 26 cm
  • (12.31 inches)22.12 cm
  • (8.71 inches)1.55 cm
  • (0.61 inches)
  • Operating System
  • macOS

3Year Warranty


The closing date and time for the submission of quotations is Thursday, 15 September 2022 @12hoo

Proposals/quotations must be emailed to &

Suppliers must take particular note of the following:

  • A written consent that the required laptop will be delivered within 7days after receipt of purchase order must be provided.
  • Submit a copy of the National Treasury Central Supplier Database (CSD) registration summary report.
  • Service providers should also complete & submit the MBD 4 form to declare the interest of the Directors of the Company.
  • Submit the valid B-BBEE certificate
  • Submit a valid Tax Clearance Certificate /Pin
  • If a supplier is not a VAT vendor, VAT must not be included, otherwise all the prices must include VAT.

Evaluation criteria (Only applicable to quotations equal to/ above R 30 000.00)

  • This is an 80/20 preference points system quotation
  • Price is allocated up to 80 points
  • B-BBEE is allocated up to 20 points

Enquiries should be directed to:

Mr K. Hlazo & Ms. B. Makhohliso

Chris Hani Development Agency

15 Warner Street


Tel no. 045 807 4000

Emails: or



Mr A. Hala, Acting Chief Executive Officer

Chris Hani Development Agency

15 Warner Street, Komani, 5320

National Anti-Corruption Hotline (0800 – 701 701)

CHDM Anti-Corruption Hotline (0800 – 100 100)