DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
Texas Instruments TI-5028
|Date of introduction:||1994||Display technology:||LCD|
|New price:||Display size:||8 + 3 lines * 10|
|Size:||5.5" x 2.9" x 0.5"|
|Weight:||3.0 ounces||Serial No:|
|Batteries:||CR2025||Date of manufacture:||mth 09 year 1994|
|AC-Adapter:||Origin of manufacture:||Malaysia (I)|
|Precision:||10||Integrated circuits:||Toshiba T6A82-5100|
|Memories:||1 + 45 lines|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
The TI-5028 uses a much simpler hardware than the original TI-2800 Paperless Printer.
Instead an external RAM to store up to 99 lines of calculation results the TI-5028 uses a single-chip microcomputer. The drawback is the reduced storage capacity of only 45 lines.
Like its predecessor makes the TI-5028 use of two individual LC-displays.
The TI-5038 received the same cost optimization, compare it with the later TI-5038 II.
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© Joerg Woerner, June 24, 2002. No reprints without written permission.