Artifact Details

Title

Portable computer prototype

Catalog Number

102703663

Type

Physical Object

Date

circa 1990

Manufacturer

Compaq Computer Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Model number SLT/286 Model of future computer cited in the acquisition record

Dimensions

overall: 3 5/8 in x 12 3/4 in x 8 in

Description

Object is a mock-up of a Compaq Portable SLT/286. The keyboard piece sits under the foldup/down cover, and is attached by a cable. This is meant to show that the keyboard would pull out and sit on the workspace when in use.

Category

Digital computer/personal computer/portable / luggable

Credit

Gift of Edward Marrow

Lot Number

X7759.2016