Texas Instruments TI-605

Date of introduction:  1986 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.6" x 2.6" x 0.30"
 117 x 67 x 8 mm3
Weight:  1.8 ounces, 50 grams Serial No:  
Batteries:  n.a. Date of manufacture:  mth 04 year 1987
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Taiwan (C)
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner
    Download manual: (EU: 0.8 MByte)

TI-605_T_Back.jpg (120565 Byte)The design of the original TI-605 was slightly changed to accommodate smaller solar cells. 

TI-605_T_PCB.jpg (262235 Byte)Dismantling the TI-605 reveals a standard design of a far-east design of the 80's and reveals the manufacturer of both the calculator and the single-chip calculator circuit. Deciphering the date code "C-0487" points to Compal Electronics, Taiwan.



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Joerg Woerner, April 29, 2008. No reprints without written permission.