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Bit CorporationBIT 90

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A bad quality picture scanned from an old low-circulation magazine. It's here because it shows the keyboard better — you can almost read the key functions and you can clearly see how many symbols each key issues.
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No known owners (I still own one | I used to own one). I have seen one.
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Emphasis Gaming, Home computing, Programming
Hardware compatibility Coleco
Timeline Released: 1983
CPU type Z80
CPU word length 8 bits
CPU clock rate 3.58 MHz
ROM Size 24 KiB
RAM Size 18 KiB
Maximum RAM Size 64 KiB
Keyboard Chicklet keyboard
Number of keys 66
Graphics chip TMS9929
Graphics modes 256x192, 64x48x16
Text modes 32x24x16, 40x24x2
Total number of colours 16
Sound channels 3
White noise channels 1
Sound output Mono
Cassette tape speed 2,400 bps
I/O Ports 2x Joystick, Audio output, Cartridge, Expansion, RGB, TV output, Tape recorder

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