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Olivetti M18P System


Description
Manufacturer Olivetti
Model M18P Portable Computer
Date Announced 1983
Date Canceled Unknown
Number Produced Unknown
Country of Origin Italy
Price Unknown
Current Value $25-$100
Specifications
Processor Intel 8088
Speed 4.77 MHz
RAM 128-640K
ROM Unknown
Storage 5.25" floppy drives, various hard drive options
Expansion None
Bus IBM PC
Video IBM Compatible Monochrome CGA video
I/O Parallel, Serial (x2)
OS Options MS DOS
Notes The M18 was Olivetti's portable IBM PC Clone.
Related Items in Collection IBM PC, IBM Portable PC, Compaq Portable Computer and a variety of others.
Related Items Wanted Machine specific software.


The M18 in my collection has docs and mostly works. The hard drive is likely hosed (causing the error message below) but can probably be fixed.

Olivetti M18P boot failure
Olivetti M18P Open
Olivetti M18P Open
OlivettiM18P

(Submitted October 12, 2011 12:15:54 by Russell Krake)

I have an identical machine and have an external 10gig hard drive as well. Does anyone have any interest in this antique unit??


(Submitted December 3, 2009 08:57:28 by alker33)

this machine looks exactly like a Corona Portable Computer - seems to be a clone.

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