Tandy/Radio Shack Advert - June 1983
From Personal Computer World
Introducing the Tandy Micro Executive Workstation
Proving that it's possible to stretch out a model name to any possible extreme, comes the "Micro Executive Work Station" (MEWS), otherwise known as the TRS-80 Model 100 - the TRS-80 being a 1977-vintage desktop actually made by Radio Shack, and the Model 100 being a rebranded portable unit made by Kyocera in Japan. It was an 8-bit machine based on the Intel 80C85 with up to 32KB RAM and went on to shift 6 million units (according to Wikipedia). The advert shows the 24K model selling for £649 - about £2,230 in 2020 terms.
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