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Tandy Radio ShackTRS-80 Color Computer

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The TRS-80 Color Computer. The keyboard is said to be absolutely horrible.
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TRS-80 Color Computer, TRS-80 Color Computer 2, TRS-80 Color Computer 3.
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Pricing 179.95 GBP (United Kingdom, 1983), 299.95 GBP (United Kingdom, 1983), 599.00 USD (United States, 1981)
Emphasis Gaming, Programming
Timeline Released: 1980
CPU type 6809E
CPU word length 8 bits
CPU clock rate 890 KHz, 1 MHz, 1.78 MHz
ROM Size 8 KiB, 16 KiB
RAM Size 4 KiB, 16 KiB, 32 KiB, 64 KiB
Keyboard Chicklet keyboard
Number of keys 53
Dimensions 36.9 x 34.4 x 94.0 cm (14.5 x 13.5 x 37.0 in)
Graphics chip 6847
Graphics modes 128x192x2, 128x192x4, 128x96x2, 128x96x4, 256x192x2
Text modes 16x16x2, 16x16x4, 16x8x2, 16x8x4, 32x16x2
Total number of colours 9
Volume/DAC resolution 64
Sound output Mono
Cassette tape speed 1,500 bps
I/O Ports 2x Analogue joystick, Cartridge, Expansion, RS-232, TV output, Tape recorder

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References
The Color Computer FAQ by Paul W. Zibaila II.