Toshiba LC-844WA

Date of introduction:  1980 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.5" x 2.7" x 0.35"    
Weight:  2.2 ounces Serial No:  L11004
Batteries:  2*LR44  Date of manufacture:  year 1981
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Japan
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  Toshiba T3939S
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

LC-844WA_PCB.jpg (44992 Byte)You are familiar with this calculator? The housing seems to be similar to the TI-1750. Compare both calculators yourself. The original design of the "basic" Toshiba calculators traces back to the LC-830.

LC-844WA_BAT.jpg (27107 Byte)If we discover the internal construction of the LC-844WA we feel immediately familiar with it. The printed circuit board is once again manufactured by Sansuy and even the battery holder is well known.

Don't miss the earlier LC-854WA and the later LC-859WA. Canon used the Toshiba T3939S single-chip calculator circuit in the LC-34T, too.

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Joerg Woerner, December 5, 2001. No reprints without written permission.