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Texas Instruments TI-40 Collège
|Date of introduction:||1997||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||10 (6+2)|
|Size:||5.6" x 2.8" x 0.45"|
|Weight:||2.4 ounces||Serial No:|
|Batteries:||2*LR44||Date of manufacture:||mth 06 year 1997|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||China (N)|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
The French TI-40 Collège is very similar to the TI-32 Explorer Plus sold in US but lacks the solar cells. The housing itself is unique within the scientific line, the TI-40 Collège combines the keyboard arrangement of the TI-32 Explorer Plus with the shape of the TI-30Xa Solar.
this calculator manufactured by Nam
Tai Electronics, Inc. in June 1997 reveals a typical "far-east" design with a single-chip
calculator circuit in COB-technology.
In 1999 Texas Instruments introduced a complete line of advanced two-line calculators and once again France got an unique model sporting the "French fractions", don't miss the TI-40 Collège II.
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