Dell 316SX

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Our Dell 316SX has a model no. of SYS316SX 041990 and a serial number of S316SX016379 and was kindly donated by Peter Chandler. This is in excellent condition and complete with original packaging, software and manuals. The 316SX was introduced in 1988 and sold for $1,699.

Microprocessor type 80386SX at 6 or 8 MHz
Math coprocessor speeds 16 MHz
Installed RAM 512 KB
SIMM capacities 64 KB, 256 KB, 1 MB
SIMM type 9 bit, parity
Maximum system board RAM8 MB
Maximum system RAM14/16 MB
Video RAM 256 KB
Video controller Paradise PVGA1A
xtended Video Modes
Text132 columns x 25 rows
132 columns x 43 rows
Graphics 800 x 600 pixels, 16 colours
Height4.0 inches
Width 15.12 inches
Depth 15.63 inches
Weight 21.7 lb

Manufacturer: Dell
Date: 1988

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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH6677. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.


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