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Toshiba BC-8018B

Date of introduction:  1979 Display technology:  Fluorescent
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  5.6" x 2.9" x 0.8"    
Weight:  3.7 ounces Serial No:  M19880
Batteries:  2*AA Date of manufacture:  year 1979
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Taiwan
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  TMS1045
Memories:      
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

This Toshiba BC-8018B carries a famous name but is otherwise not very exciting. A deeper exploration reveals a BC-8111B missing the 4-key memory in the upper row of the keyboard.

Please notice that the original BC-8018 uses a calculator chip manufactured by NEC.

 



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Joerg Woerner, December 11, 2002. No reprints without written permission.