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Texas Instruments TI-1756

Date of introduction:  1982 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  3.9" x 2.4" x 0.25"
 100 x 60 x 6 mm3 
   
Weight:  1.6 ounces, 44 grams Serial No:  
Batteries:  2*LR54 Date of manufacture:  
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Taiwan
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner
    Download manual:   (US: 2.8 MByte)

In 1982 Texas Instruments introduced not only cheap looking calculators manufactured in Taiwan like the TI-1015 or TI-1006 but some very stylish and thin calculators. 

The line covers the TI-1754 (credit card sized), TI-1755 (golden edition) and TI-1756. All three models got an audible instead of a tactile feedback of the entries.

Dismantling this TI-1756 manufactured in 1982 by an unknown OEM (original equipment manufacturer) doesn't reveal its genes.



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Joerg Woerner, January 3, 2002. No reprints without written permission.