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Sharp PC-4700 (4741)

Sharp PC-4700 (4741)

Speed10 MHz
Memory640 KB
Hard Drive40  MB

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Release Date: 1/1/1990
Manufacturer: Sharp
Original Retail Price:
Adjusted Inflation Price:
$3,995.00
$7,298.53*
 
Donated By: Jon Paddon
 
It was in 1990 that Sharp introduced three new PC XT type laptops that would replace the old PC-4602 and PC-4641 models. The new laptops were much lighter than more than their predecessors and sport TST LCD displays capable of displaying 25 lines of 80 characters in CGA mode at a resolution of 640~400 pixels. The V40 CPU runs at 10 MHz and the computer has 640 Kb of memory. Data storage comprises of two 1.44 floppy drives and a 40 Mb hard disk with preinstalled MS-DOS 3.3.

User Comments
Abdelmajid on Saturday, December 2, 2017
i have this pc who want Buy ?
Юрий on Friday, August 22, 2014
До сих пор у меня такой компьютер.Сгорела одна микросхема. Внутреннего HDD нет, только два 1,44.Теперь это реликт,может кого-нибудь заинтересует.Мой E-mail:yusikola@yandex.ru
Jose Ingojo on Monday, April 16, 2012
This was my first laptop ever, bought around 1991 for my birthday, and still the best laptop I ever had. Even though it was just a DOS system, I did amazing things (at that time) with it. I was incredibly attached to it, and hated when it finally died. Using it was such a revelation to me.
sharp pc 4700 on Wednesday, September 29, 2010
i have this pc
Anonymous on Saturday, March 6, 2010
The one I have has one internal FDD. I saw a manual once, you can turn the lappy off by pressing Alt-Crtl-Setup, one of the DIP switches stops it turning on, thats all I can remember.
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