Canon F-200

Date of introduction:  1990 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.9" x 2.7" x 0.8"  
Weight:  2.3 ounces Serial No:  
Batteries:  1*AA Date of manufacture:  mth 01 year 1991
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  China
Precision:  8  Integrated circuits:  
Memories:  1    
Program steps:    Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

The Canon F-200 was introduced in 1990 as a Scientifical calculator. To be honest, we would judge it as a Basic calculator. We know similiar functionality from the early Texas Instruments TI-18 and its sibbling TI-1744.

F-200_PCB.jpg (48558 Byte)Dismantling the F-200 gives a common design of a OEM calculator assembled in China. Unfortunately the single-chip calculator circuit is soldered the wrong way, we can't decipher the designation. 

Don't miss the more sophisticated F-300 introduced in the same year.

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Joerg Woerner, March 5, 2006. No reprints without written permission.