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COMPAQ portable computer

Joseph K. Rensin

COMPAQ portable computer

users guide

by Joseph K. Rensin

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Published by R.J. Brady Co. in Bowie, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • COMPAQ Portable Computer -- Programming.,
  • BASIC (Computer program language)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesC.O.M.P.A.Q. portable computer.
    StatementJoseph K. Rensin, Larry Joel Goldstein.
    ContributionsGoldstein, Larry Joel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.8.C66 R46 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 383 p. :
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3174776M
    ISBN 100893033898
    LC Control Number83017140
    OCLC/WorldCa9827394

    Compaq Portable used an Intel , MHz which is the faster processor than the IBM Company. Compaq also used K, and K max for their portable RAM, with a 9" monochrome monitor built-in with size 80 x 25 texts, and color graphic card. The kg portables of Compaq were made up into a luggable case the size of a portable sewing machine. Compaq CQbf9WM Notebook PC Choose a different product Warranty status: Unspecified - Check warranty status Manufacturer warranty has expired - See details Covered under Manufacturer warranty Covered under Extended warranty, months remaining month remaining days remaining day remaining - .

    The Compaq Portable III was introduced prior to that as an AT class machine. Related Items in Collection: Guide To Operations Manual, Compaq MS DOS 3 reference manual, Compaq expansion (2 slots), Compaq Portable Computer, IBM PC AT: Related Items Wanted: Other Compaq models with software, manuals, etc. Compaq Setup/Diagnostics Announced:   Septem - Hewlett Packard announced it would buy Compaq. Janu - Compaq acquired Digital Equipment Corporation for $ billion. - Compaq purchased Microcom. March Compaq released the Compaq portable, the first % compatible IBM computer. - Compaq was founded.

    Product Title VU Ryte Computer Monitor Stand Average rating: 0 out of 5 stars, based on 0 reviews Current Price $ $ 04 List List Price $ $ Silicon Cowboys was very well-received at its world premiere at Austin's SXSW Film Festival. Whereas the narrative of the era is usually the competition between Apple and IBM, this film based on a book by Compaq's founder, refocuses the narrative on the competition between IBM .


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Make Offer - Compaq Portable M Portable Vintage Suitcase Computer WORKING Vintage COMPAQ All-in-one Portable Computer Suitcase w/ Power Cord $ The Compaq Portable is an early portable computer which was one of the first % IBM PC compatible systems.

It was Compaq Computer Corporation's first product, to be followed by others in the Compaq portable series and later Compaq Deskpro cturer: Compaq Computer Corporation. Make Offer - Compaq Portable M Portable Vintage Suitcase Computer WORKING Compaq Deskpro /20e Computer Intel 20MHz 4MB RAM MB HDD DOS $ hp compaq p business notebook t/c2dc mb/1-dimm 80gb/rpm dvd out of 5 stars 29 HP Pavilion Inch Laptop (Intel 4-Core iU up to GHz, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB SSD, Intel UHDBacklit KB, WiFi, Bluetooth, HDMI, Webcam, DVD, Windows 10) (Silver).

Battery Replacement for HP Compaq Presario CQ32 CQ42 CQ43 HP Pavilion DM4 G4 G6 G7 ,Fit with MU06 MU09 HP Notebook Battery out of 5 stars The Compaq Portable II was the third product in the Compaq portable series to be brought out by Compaq Computer ed in at a price of US$, the Portable II was much improved upon its predecessors.

It included an 8 MHz processor, and was lighter and smaller than the Compaq were four models of the Compaq Portable : Intel @ 6 or 8MHz (dual-speed). These convertible laptops are perfect if you travel frequently with your computer or if you work in the field.

Our HP Spectre x laptops are some of the most powerful 2-in-1 laptops on the market. Many of them come equipped with an HP Pen so you COMPAQ portable computer book draw precise images on the touch screen, which is COMPAQ portable computer book big plus if you’re a creative professional.

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Refurbished HP Compaq Desktop: Enjoy reliable performance in your home or office with this HP Compaq computer. It has an Intel Core processor and 4GB of RAM to speed up commonly used programs, and its GB hard drive offers plenty of space for digital documents.

This HP Compaq computer has a small form factor that saves space on your desk. Compaq Computer Corporation, former American computer manufacturer that started as the first maker of IBM-compatible portable computers and quickly grew into the world’s best-selling personal computer brand during the late s and ’90s.

Compaq was acquired by the Hewlett-Packard Company in Building IBM PC clones. Compaq was founded in by Joseph R. (“Rod”) Canion, James M. The Compaq Portable was the first % compatible IBM computer clone. Why make an IBM clone. Because the IBM PC was extremely popular, and taken very seriously by businesses looking for a computer system.

Problem: Compaq couldn't just copy IBM's BIOS to make their new machine guaranteed IBM compatible, this would be illegal, and easily proven by IBM. Page 1 Summary of Text This guide contains the following eight chapters: Chapter 1, "Operating and Performance Specifications," provides physical, environmental, and performance specifications for the COMPAQ PORTABLE II Personal Computer.

Chapter 2, "Power On Self Test," describes the internal system diagnostic programs that execute automatically when the system is turned on. Hard Drive Size: GB(HDD). Model Name/Number: Compaq Brand: HP. Screen Size: inch x Processor: Core 2 Duo(Speed GHz).

Operating System: Windows with License Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher. The Compaq Portable was the first clone that could run all of the software of a regular IBM computer.

The sneaky strategy ended the hardware monopoly that IBM held until that time. Thanks to the Compaq Portable, the Compaq company earned over $ million dollars in one year. Compaq Portable October Apart from the Compaq logo, the Compaq Portable was externally identical to the Portable III, but the inside was a true revolution in the portable computers field of the time.

Manufacturer: Compaq Type: Computer. Compaq's first computers were portable 'lunchbox' or 'luggable' computers, and as such belong to the Compaq Portable computers measured approximately 1×1 foot on the side, and were approx. 2½ ft wide.

As the products evolved, laptops and notebooks were created offing a new level of portability that caused the market to explode. An Interview With Compaq Co-Founder and CEO Rod Canion. This Sunday, AMC is premiering a new original series called Halt And Catch in the early s, it tells the story of a band of cowboy entrepreneurs and engineers who join the PC Wars by cloning an IBM machine and taking on Big Blue for control of the nascent personal computer industry.

Tales from 80s Tech: How Compaq’s Clone Computers Skirted IBM’s IP and Gave Rise to EISA Aug by Robin Mitchell In the s, Compaq was the first company to produce a portable IBM-compatible machine legally, but they flirted with breaking copyright law in the process.

Directed by Jason Cohen. With Rod Canion, Jim Harris, Bill Murto, Bill Fargo. Three friends dream up the Compaq portable computer at a Texas diner inand soon find themselves battling mighty IBM for PC supremacy. Their improbable journey altered the future of computing and shaped the world we now know/10(K).

Compaq Portable(コンパック・ポータブル)は、最初のIBM PC互換機のひとつであり、その中でも世界初の持ち運び可能なパーソナルコンピュータである。. コンパック社が年にリリースしたもので、社名の由来は "Compatibility and Quality"(互換性と品質)だが、「コンパクトなコンピュータ」という.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Other Titles: C.O.M.P.A.Q. portable computer: Responsibility.The Compaq Portable was the first in the range of the Compaq Portable series.

Compaq was able to market a legal IBM clone because IBM mostly used "off the shelf" parts for their PC. Furthermore, Microsoft had kept the right to license the operating system to other computer manufacturers.The 'sewing machine' was the very first Compaq this machine came out, there were no clones.

An IBM compatible had the three magic letters on the case. Period. Part of the reason was that IBM had published the source code for their BIOS so that they could claim that anyone who brought out their own BIOS had infringed on IBM's.