VT100 terminal

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Date Introduced
1978
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
14 1/2 x 18 x 14 1/4 in.
Manufacturer
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
United States
Keywords
Graphic; Text; 8080; Intel; Output; Input
Object ID
102647895

An Intel 8080 CPU provided the VT100 with advanced features such as bold characters and multiple text and graphic character sets. Its success inspired other terminal makers to emulate those features.