Texas Instruments E.T. Calculator

Date of introduction:  1982 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.6" x 2.6" x 0.35"
 116 x 66 x 9 mm3
Weight:  1.9 ounces, 54 grams Serial No:  
Batteries:  2*LR43  Date of manufacture:  wk 37 year 1982
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  USA
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  TP0311
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

ET_1.jpg (148775 Byte)The funny E.T. Calculator was introduced together with Steven Spielberg's summer blockbuster, E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial

ET_PCB.jpg (37342 Byte)From the technical view it is another design of the original TI-1030 calculator. You should compare it with the TI-1031 and the TI-1750-III, too.

This calculator was produced both in Italy and US.


The E.T. Calculator is featured in the Texas Instruments Incorporated leaflet CL-199M dated 1983.


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Joerg Woerner, December 5, 2001. No reprints without written permission.