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Casio fx-501P

The Casio fx-501P is a programmable calculator with 10 digits precision and algebraic logic. It has an unknown number of functions, 50 keys and one of the early LCD (liquid crystal) displays which incorporated a yellow filter. The power source is 2xCR2032 3V. The calculator was manufactured in Japan.

The fx-501P was included in the list of instruments used in the making of the "Computer World" album by German electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk. The album includes the song "Pocket Calculator" which was also released as a single.‚Äč

Facts at a glance:

Type Programmable
Functions unknown
Keys 50
Precision 10
Logic Algebraic
Display type YLCD
Display size
Printer Ext
Length 152 mm
Width 76 mm
Thickness 12 mm
Weight unknown g
Power Source 2xCR2032 3V
Country Japan
Original price unknown
Est. current value unknown
Year introduced 1979
Year discontinued 1980

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