DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
Texas Instruments TI-1606
|Date of introduction:||1985||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||8|
|Size:|| 3.9" x 2.4" x 0.25"
98 x 62 x 6 mm3
|Weight:||1.0 ounces, 29 grams||Serial No:|
|Batteries:||n.a.||Date of manufacture:||mth 05 year 1985|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||Taiwan (C)|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
The TI-1606 could be called one of the smallest, thinnest and lightest "landscape-style" solar powered calculator manufactured by Texas Instruments. Compare it with the TI-1626 introduced in the same year and the later TI CARD calculator TI-1786.
the TI-1606 - a non-reversable process - reveals a simple construction known
from other calculators of the mid-80's.
With the TI-1505 a sibbling powered with a thin coin shaped battery was introduced in the same time frame.
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© Joerg Woerner, December 5, 2001. No reprints without written permission.