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Panasonic Co. (Japan)

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Name JD-850M Panasonic Co. 
Manufacturer Panasonic Co. (Japan) Type Desktop
Production start (mm-yyyy) 1982 Production end (mm-yyyy) -
RAM 64Kb ROM 2Kb (bootloader and bios)
CPU 8085 - 2 Mhz
Operating System CP/M 2.2 or Microsoft Stand-alone BASIC
Text (Cols x Rows) 80 x 25
Graphics 160x50 Text Mosaic graphics
Sound Beeper
Storage memory Floppy 8" 1.2Mb x 2, optional internal HD 10MB, optional external drives
Serial port RS232 (up to 19200 bps, async or bisync Parallel port none
Others port External bus connector
Original price   Currency original price 8000 USD
Units sold
Note Very solid construction. weights 220 pounds. Nice keyboard with 20 function keys and keypad. The chips were on a huge 12 inch by 14 inch circuit board in the bottom of the computer. A similar but smaller model ( JD700 ) with a smaller screen and 5.25 inch floppies was also sold.  
Configurations Various combinations of 1 or 2 floppy drives with internal or external hard drive. 
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