DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
|Date of introduction:||1979||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||8|
|Size:|| 2.3" x 3.7" x
54 x 86 x 4 mm3
|Weight:||1.6 ounces, 30 grams||Serial No:||H11287|
|Batteries:||2*LR54||Date of manufacture:||year 1979|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||Japan|
|Precision:||8||Integrated circuits:||Toshiba T3922S|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
introduced in 1979 with the LC-855W a tiny combination of a basic calculator
and a clock while the similar LC-854WA added even an
alarm function and stop watch.
Dismantling the LC-855W reveals a conventional construction with a Toshiba T3922S integrated circuit soldered on a flexible printed circuit board (PCB).
Don't miss the special edition of the LC-855W manufactured for American Express.
The LC-855W was soon replaced with the LC-859WA
sporting a traditional (portrait) housing.
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© Joerg Woerner, January 4, 2011. No reprints without written permission.