DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
Texas Instruments TI-308 Elle
|Date of introduction:||1988||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||8|
|Size:||4.5" x 2.6" x 0.4"|
|Weight:||1.3 ounces||Serial No:|
|Batteries:||LR1130||Date of manufacture:||mth 02 year 1988|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||Taiwan (C)|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
The rare TI-308 Elle was introduced together with its three sibbling TI-305, TI-306 and TI-307. All four calculators share a similar design with a valuable "look and feel".
Dismantling a TI-308 Elle reveals an identical printed circuit board (PCB) with the TI-305, the only differences are some removed keys. If you know that the TI-308 Elle was designed to attack womans handbag and TI's engineers omitted both the Memory and the [+/-] keys you may ask yourself...
Don't miss the wonderful TI-309 Nuance introducing a real eye catcher.
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