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DECRainbow 100

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Meet the DECmate_II with its VT220 monitor and no keyboard. Note the futuristic RX50 dual floppy drive. Actually, this is a photo of the Rainbow 100, but, trust me, you wouldn't know the difference unless you magnified the badge!
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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 Business, Programming, Telecommunications
Software compatibility CP/M 2, CP/M 86, Concurrent CP/M, MS-DOS 2
Timeline Released: 1982
CPU type 8088, Z80
CPU clock rate 3.5 MHz
RAM Size 128 KiB, 192 KiB, 384 KiB, 448 KiB, 640 KiB, 704 KiB, 896 KiB
Maximum RAM Size 896 KiB
Graphics modes 640x400
Text modes 80x25
Total number of colours 2, 4,096
I/O Ports 2x RS-232, Keyboard, Monitor

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