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1991/003

Sharp PC-1211 pocket electronic programmable computer (c.1980)

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Description

Sharp PC-1211 pocket electronic programmable computer (c.1980). It was also sold as the RadioShack/Tandy TRS80 PC-1. It was the first hand-held pocket computer to allow programming in the BASIC language. It could be connected to a cassette recorder by an adapter cradle which allowed programs to be saved to audio cassettes. A printer and cassette adapter was also available. It was introduced in 1980.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

1991/003

Item Type

Short Description

Sharp PC-1211

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1980

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

9047676

Marks

None

Dimensions (mm)

175 x 71 x 15

Donor

Date Donated

April 1991

Materials

Metals and plastic

Condition

Good

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