Pocket Computer

2003/001
Sharp PC-1500A pocket electronic programmable computer (c.1985)

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Description

Sharp PC-1500A pocket electronic programmable computer (c.1985).

The Sharp PC-1500 is an 8-bit pocket computer introduced in 1982. It is capable of running programs written in BASIC or can be used as a calculator. It can also be programmed in LH-5801 machine code. The Radio Shack Tandy TRS-80 PC-2 is the same machine but with a different keyboard layout. An interface was available for this model to allow for printing and external storage on tape (not present with this item).

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2003/001

Item Type

Short Description

Sharp PC-1500A pocket electronic programmable computer

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1985

Sub-items

Carrying case

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

57136357

Marks

"CBP 37"

Dimensions (mm)

192 x 85 x 25

Donor

Date Donated

August 2003

Materials

Metals and plastic

Condition

Good (not tested)

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