Specifications for Sharp EL-8

Manufacturer: Sharp Electronics Corp.
Model Number: EL-8
Serial Number: 1067912
Date of Manufacture: February, 1971
Manufactured In: Japan
Original Price: $345
Weight: 1 5/8 Pounds
Size: 6 1/2" Deep, 4" Wide, 2 3/4" High
Power Requirement: 3.1 Watts, 120VAC 50/60Hz, External Power Pack, Internal NiCd Rechargeable Batteries
Display Technology: Itron 8-Segment Vacuum-Fluorescent Tubes
Logic Technology: Rockwell LSI, 4 Chip Set
2256, 2261, 2266, 2271
Small Scale Clock Generator and "Glue" Logic IC's
Digits of Capacity: 8
Decimal Modes: Automatic Floating Decimal
Arithmetic Logic: Arithmetic for addition/subtraction
Algebraic for multiplication/division
Unique Dual Function Multiply/Divide Key
Math Functions: Four Function
Constant: No
Memories: None
Notes: First "Handheld" rechargeble electronic calculator
Advertising: Video: Early TV Ad [30.3M MPEG-2]
Video: Another Early TV Ad [27.8M MPEG-2]

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