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Texas Instruments TI-1706 III

Date of introduction:  1989 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.4" x 2.8" x 0.35"    
Weight:  1.6 ounces Serial No:  
Batteries:  n.a. Date of manufacture:  mth 11 year 1990
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Thailand (C)
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  Sharp LI3135MS
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

TI-1706III_1.jpg (215528 Byte)The TI-1706 III got a rounder shape and different keys compared to the earlier TI-1706-II introduced two years earlier. The design was continued with the TI-106.

TI-1706-III_UC_PCB.jpg (78017 Byte)The inside technology of the TI-1706 III is not very exciting and relies on a Sharp LI3135MS single-chip calculator circuit.

A similar calculator housing was used with the related TI-1766 III.

The next step in the evolution could be found in the TI-1706+ featuring a slightly changed housing. Don't miss the final TI-1706SV introduced in 1998.

Don't miss the special edition of the TI-1706 III with the UNOCAL logo printed on the sliding cover.



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If you have additions to the above article please email: joerg@datamath.org.

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