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Timex Sinclair 2068 (1983) Home Computer (1982)
“Family” picture taken from Box

“Family” picture taken from Box

TIMEX SINCLAIR 2068 PERSONAL COMPUTER

FEATURES:

  • One-touch keyword entry
  • Immediate error checks
  • 72K onboard memory expandable with 56K ROM software cartridge
  • Uses Timex Command Cartridges
  • BASIC language programming
  • Colorized text and graphics display
  • Word processing color and sound capability
  • Plug in “Smart” peripherals
  • 42 key typewriter style keyboard
  • 3 free cassette software titles included

Excerpts taken from a Timex Sinclair “2068” Sales Brochure.

“Timex Command Cartridge” logo taken from Box

“Timex Command Cartridge” logo taken from Box

TIMEX COMMAND CARTRIDGES PROVIDE UP TO 56K OF INSTANT PROGRAMMING POWER.

Information

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983)

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983)

Box

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983) Box

Multi-Function Keys

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983) Multi-Function Keys

Guide Book

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983) Multi-Function Keys

Nothing so smart was ever so simple.

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Type

Timex/Sinclair

Home Computer

Year:

1983

Built-in Language

TS 2068 Basic

Original Price

$199.00

Origin:

U.S.A

Model #:

2068

My Serial #:

H633476

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

Z80A

8 Bit

3.58 Mhz

24 KB

48 KB

Co-Processors

Video

Video

Sound

I/O

-

-

AY-3-8912

-

Text Modes

Graphic Modes

1 Text Mode

32 x 24

-

16 Colors - 256 x 192 (32x24 or 32x192 attributes), 512 x 192

Sound

Cartridge Slot

Joystick Plugs

Power Supply

3 Channels

7 Octaves

1

2

External PSU

I/O Port:

Composite Video

I/O Port:

RGB Video Output

I/O Port:

RF Out

Peripherals

Spectrum 48K Emulator

Program Recorder

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983) Multi-Function Keys

Timex Sinclair 2068 Computer (1983) Multi-Function Keys

Chess Software

The following Spectrum 48K chess software has been tested as working successfully with the Timex Sinclair 2068 using the Spectrum 48K Emulator card which can be slotted into the “Timex Command Cartridge” slot. Prior to loading any Spectrum 48K software the Timex Sinclair 2068 needs to be told to switch to Spectrum 48K mode which resides on the Spectrum 48K Emulator Card by typing the command “OUT 244,3”

The Spectrum 48K Emulator card can be obtained from http://yarek.com

1982

1983

1984

1986

ZX Spectrum Chess

Superchess II v. 2.1

Death Chess 5000

Colossus Chess 4

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spectrum_48k_superchess_ii_small

spectrum_48k_deathchess5000_small

spectrum_48k_colossus4_small

Cassette

Cassette

Cassette

Cassette

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