DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
Texas Instruments TI-606
|Date of introduction:||1988||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||8|
|Size:|| 4.6" x 2.6" x 0.30"
117 x 67 x 8 mm3
|Weight:||1.8 ounces, 50 grams||Serial No:|
|Batteries:||n.a.||Date of manufacture:||mth 08 year 1991|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||Thailand (C)|
|Precision:||8||Integrated circuits:||Sharp LI3135MR|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Stefan Klaes|
|Download manual:||(EU: 0.8 MByte)|
This TI-606 was manufactured in Thailand and sports a different layout of the solar cells and the display compared with its two predecessors introduced in 1986 resp. 1987, Don't miss the original design of the TI-606. In some countries an identical but silver calculator was available with the TI-1768.
Dismantling the final edition of the TI-606 reveals a Sharp LI3135MR single-chip calculator circuit probably used in all three versions of the calculator.
Recently fellow collector Ulrik Nørgaard from Denmark located
a TI-606 with the Date code C-0888
manufactured in Taiwan.
The successor of the TI-606 was introduced in 1989 with the stylish TI-607.
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© Joerg Woerner, October 18, 2004. No reprints without written permission.