Hyperion computer system

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Date Introduced
1982
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
in box: 14 in x 19 in x 21 in; overall: 8 1/2 in x 18 in x 10 1/2 in
Manufacturer
Bytec-Comterm, Inc
Credit Line
Gift of R.A. Murch
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
Canada
Keywords
portable computer; DOS; Clones
Object ID
102662819
Speed
4.77 MHz
Memory Type
Semiconductor
Memory Size
256K
Memory Width
8-bit
Cost
$4,995

Hyperion was an IBM PC-compatible portable that shipped before the more famous Compaq Portable. It lost out, however, by being more expensive, less reliable and unable to run all of the PC’s programs.