Canon X-07

Canon X-07  is one of the first personal computers available in France manufactured by Canon . This is a laptop  [1]  (or rather hand-held  [2]  [3]  [4]  [5]  ) based around the NSC800 (compatible with Z80 ) shipping Microsoft BASIC .

The specifications included:

  • memory extensions or independent IC card
  • parallel and serial port with an infrared extension X-721  [6]  [7]
  • X-711 thermal printer gold plotter 4-color X-710 gold standard // printer.
  • ROM card software (spreadsheet, monitor …)
  • X-720 video interface for connection to a TV
  • save to cassette
  • Size: 30x30x11cm  [8]

References

  1. Jump up^  Forbes – Volume 132
  2. Jump up^  Popular Science, Jan 1984, p. 56
  3. Jump up^  Popular Science, volume 224
  4. Jump up^  Practical Computing – Volume 7 – p. 100
  5. Jump up^  World Info: July 4 1983 – p.29
  6. Jump up^  Old Computers: Canon X07
  7. Jump up^  Popular Science – Nov 1983 – p. 152
  8. Jump up^  Byte.com, Volume 8, p. 251

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