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The French Thomson MO5 (no, it doesn't mean it can handle 5 Mbytes of memory). Small, dark grey and strange but also good looking, in its own way.
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No known owners (I still own one | I used to own one). I have seen one.
Search Google or Ebay United States for Thomson MO5 (more links, auctions & searches)
Other series members
TO7, TO7-70, MO5, MO5E, MO5NR, MO6, TO8, TO8D, TO9, TO9 Plus.
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Emphasis Education, First contact
Timeline Released: 1984
CPU type 6809E
CPU word length 8 bits
CPU clock rate 1 MHz
ROM Size 16 KiB
RAM Size 48 KiB
Number of keys 58
Graphics modes 320x200x16
Text modes 40x25x16
Total number of colours 16
Sound channels 1
Octave range 5
Sound output Mono
I/O Ports Cartridge, Expansion, Light Pen, SCART, Tape recorder

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