|Manufacturer||Sinclair Research Limited|
|Date Announced||July 1982|
|Number Produced||Hundreds of thousands to millions|
|Country of Origin||United Kingdom|
|Current Value||$10 +/-|
|Expansion||Expansion bus usually for RAM expansion|
|OS Options||Cassette BASIC|
|Notes||The TS-1000 was the American version of the Sinclair ZX-81 which followed the successful Sinclair ZX-80. The popularity of these machines was driven by their low price. In an era of $1,000 computers a machine that came in at $100 to start was noticed.|
|Related Items in Collection||Another TS-1000, books, etc.|
|Related Items Wanted||Printer, additional RAM and software.|
The TS-1000s in my collection are not yet tested.
Included in the collection are the machines, manuals, at least one RAM expansion (16K) and some software on cassette.
Thank you to Eric Lakin for the generous donation of a TS-1000 with docs, etc.