Artifact Details

Title

Datamath 2500 calculator

Catalog Number

102711696

Type

Physical object

Date

1972

Manufacturer

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI)

Place Manufactured

US

Identifying Numbers

Other number R1-E-3 TI "Store" number
Other number S00114-S TI Accession number

Dimensions

overall: 1 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 5 1/2 in

Description

Launched in early summer 1972, the TI 2500 "Datamath" was Texas Instruments’ first commercial calculator. Introduced in July 1972 at $149.99, it was very successful and several versions were produced over the next few years. This model was made in 1973 and was recently used by TI in an in-house display for the 50th anniversary of the IC.

Category

Calculator/electronic

Credit

Gift of Texas Instruments

Lot Number

X5447.2009