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Toshiba SLC-8200

Date of introduction:  1978 Display technology:  LCD (yellow)
New price:   Display size:  8 + 2
Size:  5.0" x 2.8" x 0.30"
 126 x 70 x 8 mm3
   
Weight:  2.2 ounces, 63 grams Serial No:  F15087
Batteries:  2*LR44  Date of manufacture:  mth 01 year 1978
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Japan
Precision:  9 Integrated circuits:  NEC SC43300
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

This Toshiba SLC-8200 was introduced together with the SLC-8100 and followed the legendary SLC-8300. It was introduced in the year 1978 and predates even the TI-25.


The calculator chip located with the SLC-8200 was manufactured by NEC in Japan and running Mike Sebastian's calculator forensics reveals with 8.99844408 a rather disappointing result. Nevertheless a huge improvement compared to the result of 8.9789682 calculated by Toshiba's T3636 design located in the SLC-8300. 

 

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Joerg Woerner, December 26, 2016. No reprints without written permission.