Sharp's PC-1500A is a versatile and sophisticated computer system designed to help professionals perform their work more effectively and with greater efficiency. Together with its accessories, the PC-1500A provides personal automation that goes with you anywhere.
The PC-1500A delivers sophisticated data processing for a wide variety of users. For the businessperson, estimates, billings and balance sheets can be provided anywhere as required. For the engineer at a job site, complex technical computations can be performed quickly and accurately while in the field. Applications for the PC-1500A range from insurance quotations to weight and balance calculations for aircraft.
Expandable through the use of Pygmy EPROM cards or Sharp RAM cards, the PC-1500A can be programmed in Basic and provides a generous amount of external memory for data or program applications. Programs that previously required a larger lap-top or desk-top personal computer can now be run on a pocket computer.
Specifications and information
|Memory:||PC-1500: 3.5K RAM, expandable to 7.5K; 16K ROM
PC-1500A: 8.5K RAM, expandable to 24.5K; 16K ROM
|Display:||Built-in Monochrome LCD, 7x156 resolution; single 26-character line of text|
|Operating System:||ROM BASIC|
|Input/Output:||Built-in 65-key alphanumeric keyboard;|
|Bus:||Proprietary expansion bus for printer/cassette interface (model CE-150)|
|Power:||6.0V DC, 4 AA batteries or AC adapter; 50 hour run time (.13W)|
|Size/Weight:||7 11/16" W x 3 3/8" D x 1" H|
|Other Items in Collection:||Documentation; cases; printer/cassette interface; memory expansion modules|