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|This TI-83 Plus with the date
code I-0799A was manufactured by Inventec in Taiwan in July 1999.
|The main printed circuit board
(PCB) of the TI-83 Plus manufactured in 1999 is
completely different to the
previous TI-83. The Toshiba T6C79 Application Specific CPU was replaced by a two-chip approach based on
a discrete Zilog Z-80 CPU and a Texas Instruments TI REF 9815455 ASIC.
|The PCB of this TI-83
Plus manufactured in Summer 1999 with the classic Z-80 based
Flash-ROM AM 29F400 stores up to 512k Byte Program and the S-RAM Epson SRM2B256 sports 32k Byte capacity.
|This early TI-83 Plus
hosts the original ASIC TI REF 9815455 in a standard
driver Toshiba T6A04A of the TI-83 Plus manufactured in July 1999.
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