Texas Instruments Le Super Livre Magique

Date of introduction:  1989 Display technology:  n.a.
New price:    Display size:  
Size:  11.5" x 10.5" x 2.6"    
Weight:  30 ounces Serial No:  
Batteries:  4*AA cells Date of manufacture:  wk 38 year 1990
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  USA
Precision:   Integrated circuits:  TSP50C42/CSM42023,
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

Nothing else than a blue-green colored Touch & Discover with French voices stored in the Speech-ROM's.

The toy is intended for players ages 2 to 5.

LeSuperLivreMagique_PCB.jpg (83279 Byte)The Le Super Livre Magique makes use of the TSP50C42 standard voice synthesizer chip and an external Speech- ROM TSP60C19. We know this architecture from the Super Speak & Spell introduced in 1989, too.

LeSuperLivreMagique_1.jpg (20174 Byte)Two extension modules with 16 additional activities, each were available in France:
#1 Les animaux (red)
#2 Les sports (purple)

LeSuperLivreMagique_IC.jpg (14839 Byte)It is based on a TSP60C21 Speech-ROM.

Don't miss the El Super Libro Mágico with its wonderful Spanish language and the Italian speaking Super Libro Parlante.

The Le Super Livre Magique is featured in the Texas Instruments France SA leaflet Magiques et Intelligents dated 1991.

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