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Acorn Electron (Trial ROM)

This early model Acorn Electron contains an issue one board with a 16K EPROM marked "ELK 036" replacing the lower BASIC ROM. It has serial number 06-ALA01-0000087, marking it as the 87th machine produced by Acorn's Malaysian plant. When the machine turns on, the usual "Acorn Electron" banner is instead replaced by "Electron Trial".

Manufacturer: Acorn Computers Ltd
Date: July 1983

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Acorn Electron (Trial ROM) Manuals:

Item Manufacturer Date
Acornsoft VIEW Guide Acornsoft 1984
Acornsoft Into VIEW An introduction to word processing on the BBC Micro Acornsoft 1984

Magazines RELATED to Acorn Electron (Trial ROM) in our Library

Item Manufacturer Date
BBC Micro User - March 1983 - FIRST EDITION Database Publications Ltd Mar 1983
BBC Micro User - May 1983 - Vol 1 No 3 Database Publications Ltd May 1983
The Micro User - June 1983 - Vol 1 No 4 Database Publications Ltd Jun 1983
The Micro User - July 1983 - Vol 1 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1983
The Micro User - September 1983 - Vol 1 No 7 Database Publications Ltd Sep 1983
Personal Computer World - October 1983 Oct 1983
Electron User - October 1983 - Vol 1 No 1 - First Edition Oct 1983
Practical Computing - October 1983 Oct 1983
The Micro User - October 1983 - Vol 1 No 8 Database Publications Ltd Oct 1983
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 2, Number 5 - October 1983 Beebug Oct 1983
Electron User - November 1983 - Vol 1 No 2 Nov 1983
Electron User - December 1983 - Vol 1 No 3 Dec 1983
The Micro User - January 1984 - Vol 1 No 11 Database Publications Ltd Jan 1984
Personal Computer World - September 1984 Sep 1984
The Micro User - March 1988 - Vol 6 No 1 Database Publications Ltd Mar 1988
Electron User - June 1990 Jun 1990
Electron User - July 1990 Jul 1990

Other Systems Related To Acorn Electron (Trial ROM):

Item Manufacturer Date
Acorn 6502 Microcomputer Board Acorn Computers Ltd 1979
Acorn System 1 Acorn Computers Ltd March 1979
Acorn BBC Micro Model A (Issue 2 Board) Acorn Computers Ltd 1981
Busicomputers Prophet 3 Acorn Computers Ltd 1982
Acorn System 4 Acorn Computers Ltd 1982
Acorn System 5 Acorn Computers Ltd 1983
Acorn Electron (Trial ROM From Astec) Acorn Computers Ltd May 1983
Acorn Econet Terminal Acorn Computers Ltd 1986
Acorn AEH02 Archimedes NSM Acorn Computers Ltd 1987
Acorn Stork Notebook Acorn Computers Ltd 1996
Acorn Fast NC - Serial Number 1 Acorn Computers Ltd 1996

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH44649. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.


Acorn Electron (Trial ROM)

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