Sharp MZ-80A

The Sharp MZ 80A was the "enhanced" version of the Sharp MZ 80K. It had about the same technical features but offered a typewriter keyboard, better display, enhanced text mode and a Parallel printer port.

Like the MZ 80K and the MZ 80B, it had no language in ROM. The disavantage was that user had to load a language from tape each time he switched the machine on, on the other hand, any language or machine code program could be loaded instead of the standard BASIC.

The MZ-80A was the last evolution of the all-in-one MZ-80 serie and the predecessor of the MZ 700 serie. It was sold in Japan under the name SHARP MZ 1200.

YEAR   1982 CPU   Zilog Z80
 
Our unit is in excellent condition with a serial number of 1RA01047 and was kindly donated by Jim Austin see http://www.computermuseum.org.uk/

Imaculate condition

Manufacturer: Sharp
Date: 1982

Magazines RELATED to Sharp MZ-80A in our Library

Item Manufacturer Date
Personal Computer World - June 1982 01-06-1982

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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH3879. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

 

Sharp MZ-80A


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