Artifact Details

Title

Toshiba-Apple multimedia player prototype

Catalog Number

102718244

Type

Physical object

Date

1990 ca.

Manufacturer

Toshiba Corporation

Place Manufactured

Japan

Identifying Numbers

Model number MM-PI

Dimensions

overall: 2 in x 9 1/2 in x 7 in

Description

Object has a compact disk-type media player with a screen and a built-in stylus. There are several connectors for attaching various types of external devices. The nameplate indicates that the manufacturer is Toshiba, however, there is a prominent multicolor Apple logo on the retractable cover over the screen.

Category

Fixed-application digital computer/media player

Credit

Gift of Allen Baum

Lot Number

X6856.2013