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Family Computing Issue 15 1984 Nov

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n o w
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l o w e r
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n e w
o p t i o n
t h a t
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g i v e
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a
d r a m a t i c
b o o s t .
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a n d
p e r s o n a l
p r o g r a m s
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l i b r a r y
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f i n a n c i a l
a d v i s o r
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m a n a g e r
T u r n y o u r
s c r e e n
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a
c a n v a s .
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n e w
c a r t r i d g e
p r o g r a m .P C j r
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o r
P a
i n t .
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y o n
c r e a t e w i t h
t h e
a d d e d
d i m e n s i o n
o fc o l o r .
A l l
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w h i c h
c a n
m a k e
P C j r
t h e
m o s t
u s e f u l
c o m p u t e ! " a
l i t t l e
m o n e y
c a n
b u y .
I t
c o m e s
s t a n d a r d
w i t h
1 2 8 K B
o f
u s e r
m e m o r y — t w i c e
t h e
m e m o r y
o f
i t s
m o s t
p o p u l a r
c o m p e t i t o r .
A n
a d v a n c e d
1 6 - b i t
p r o c e s s o r .
A n d
a d o u b l e - s i d e d
d i s k e t t ed r i v e
t h a t
c a n
s t o r eo v e rt w i c e
a s
m u c h
i n f o r m a t i o n a s
m o s t
s i n g l e - s i d e d
d r i v e s .
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a l l
t h e s e
f e a t u r e s .
P Q V
c a n
r u n
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a
t h o u s a n d
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t h e
m o s t
p o p u l a r
p i ' o g r a m s
w r i t t e n
f o r
t h e
I B M
P C .
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w i t h
t h e
n e w
o p t i o n a l
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d i s k e t t e s ,
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d o n ' t
t a k e
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b i t
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u s e r
m e m o r y . T h e
t h r e e
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b e i n g
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i t s
l i b r a r y
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g r o w i n g .
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k e e p s
g r o w i n g ,
t o o .
B y
l e a p s
a n d
b o u n d s .
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I B M
d e s i g n e d
i t
w i t h
1 3
p o r t sf o r
a d d - o n
o p t i o n s .
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a
m o d u l a r
c o n s t r u c t i o n
t h a t
w i l l
a c c e p t
n e w
c a p a b i l i t i e s
d o w n
t h e
r o a d .
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t h o s e
t h a t h a v e n ' t
b e e n
i n v e n t e d
y e t .
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c a n g i v e
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a l l
t h e
w a y
t o
a
h e f t y
5 1 2 K B .
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c a n
r u n
o v e ra
t h o u s a n d
m o r e .
P C j r a l s o r u n s a
g r o w i n g
n u m b e r
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p o w e r f u l c a r t r i d g e
p r o g r a m s .
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w o r k
f a s t e r
t h a n
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Y o u r
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i s
a
t r a d e m a r k
o f
M E C A
1 - 2 - 3
a n d
L o t u s a r e
t r a d e m a r k s
o f
L o t u s
D e v e l o p m e n t
C o r p o r a t i o n .
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d o e s
n o t i n c l u d e
p o w e r p a c k a n d
m o n i t o r .
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P r o d u c t
C e n t e r
p r i c e .
c o m p u t e r
t h a t
w e i g h s
a
m e r e
1 0
p o u n d s . "
T a k e s
u p
j u s t
a
b i t
o v e r
as q u a r e
f o o t
o f
d e s k
s p a c e .
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c o s t s
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t h a n $ l , ( X M R
w i t h o u t
m o n i t o r .
P i c t u r e
y o u r s e l f
w i t h a
P C j r .
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o u t
a n d
s e e w h a t ' s
n e w
a t
a n
a u t h o r i z e d
I B M
P C j r
d e a l e r
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t h e
n a m e
o ft h e
s t o r e
n e a r e s t
y o u .
c a l l
1 - 8 0 0 - I B M - P C J R .
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a n d
H a w a i i ,
c a l l
1 - 8 0 0 - 4 4 7 - 0 8 9 0 .
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M o r e
c o m p u t e r
f o r
y o u rm o n e y -
S e e
h o w
P C ; '
c o m p a r e s
w i t h o t h e r
c o m p u t e r s
a t
i t s
p r i c e
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J s e r
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( R A M )
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d o u b l e
d e n s i t yC a p a c i t y :
3 6 0 K B
' r o c e s s o r
1 6 - b i i 8 D 8 8
( e yb o a r d
T y p e w r i t e r - s t y l e
J e t a c h e d ; c o r d l e s sW a r r a n t y
- y e a r
l i m i t e d
w a r r a n t , '
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o v e r
1 , 0 0 0
p r o g r a m s
w r i t t e n
f o r
t h e
I B M
P C
R u n s
b o t hd i s k e t t e
a n d
c a r t r i d g e
p r o g r a m s
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a n d 8 0 - c o l u m n
R e s o l u t i o n ;4 - c o l o r :
6 4 0 h
x
2 0 0 v
1 6 - c o l o r :
3 2 0 H
x
2 0 0 v
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a r c h i t e c t u r e
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1 2 8 K B
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A t t a c h m e n t ( s )
1 3 p o r t s
f o r
a d d - o n s ,
i n c l u d i n g
b u i l t - i ns e r i a l
i n t e r l a c e
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n e w
t y p e w r i t e r -
s t y l e
k e y b o a r d
a c i d s an i c e
t o u c h
t o b u s i n e s s ,
h o m e
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c o m p u t i n g .
I B M
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G r o w i n g
b y
l e a p s
a n d
b o u n d s .
L i r t l e T r a m p
c h a r a c t e r l i c e n s e d
b y B u b b l e s
I n c . ,
s . a .

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