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The DEC VT50 terminal is a variant of the [[DEC VT52|VT52]] that only provides upper case and has only 12 lines. It was introduced in July, 1974 at a price of $950 in quantities of 100.<ref>[http://books.google.com/books?id=TbImdGlyttkC&lpg=PA29&dq=decscope&pg=PA29#v=onepage&q=decscope&f=false "Decscope Interaction"], Computerworld, July 10, 1974, pg. 29</ref>
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{{infobox terminal
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| manufacturer = DEC
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| model = VT50
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| image = DEC VT50 112311291681-1.jpg
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| intro_month =
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| intro_year = 1975
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| char_resolution = 80x12
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| char_matrix = 7x7
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| baud_rates = 75, 110, 150, 300, 600, 1200, 2400, 4800, 9600
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| phosphor = P4 white
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| display_size = 10-inch
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| interface = RS-232C
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| interface2 = 20 mA current loop
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| refresh_rate = 50
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| refresh_rate2 = 60
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| cpu = discrete logic
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}}
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The {{PAGENAME}} terminal is a variant of the [[DEC VT52|VT52]] that only provides upper case and has only 12 lines.
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It was announced on July, 1974 at a price of $950 in quantities of 100.
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It was available in 1975.{{Computerworld
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| id=TbImdGlyttkC
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| pg=29
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| title="Decscope Interaction"
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| date=July 10, 1974
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}}{{ref handbook|130}}<ref>{{cite web
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| url=http://bitsavers.org/pdf/dec/_Books/DEC_1957_To_The_Present_1978.pdf
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| date=1978
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| accessdate=January 16, 2018
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| title=Digital Equipment Corporation, 1957 to the Present
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}}</ref>
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==[[Manx]]==
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* {{manx details|1,18061|VT50 Video Terminal Programmer's Manual}}, 1974
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* {{manx details|1,18066|VT50 Video Terminal User's Manual}}, 1975
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* {{manx details|1,3006|VT50/VT52 Pocket Service Guide}}, January, 1979
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* {{manx details|1,3015|VT50-Series Copier User's Manual}}, 1976
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* {{manx details|1,3016|DECscope User's Manual}}, March, 1977
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* {{manx details|1,21903|VT50 Field Maintenance Print Set}}, February, 1975
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==Images==
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<gallery>
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File:DECscope-4.jpg|Front
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File:DECscope-1.jpg|Right side
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File:DECscope-2.jpg|Rear
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File:DECscope-3.jpg|Left side
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File:DECscope-5.jpg|Model plate
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File:DEC VT50 351016034159-1.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 351016034159-2.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 351016034159-3.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 351016034159-4.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 112311291681-1.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 112311291681-2.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 112311291681-3.jpg
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File:DEC VT50 112311291681-4.jpg
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</gallery>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 16:52, 12 June 2020

DEC VT50
DEC VT50 112311291681-1.jpg
Manufacturer DEC
Model VT50
Lifetime
Introduced 1975
Communication
Interfaces RS-232C,
20 mA current loop
Baud Rates 75, 110, 150, 300, 600, 1200, 2400, 4800, 9600
Display
Size 10-inch
Phosphor P4 white
Refresh Rates 50 Hz, 60 Hz
Character Modes
Resolution 80x12
Matrix 7x7
Firmware
CPU discrete logic

The DEC VT50 terminal is a variant of the VT52 that only provides upper case and has only 12 lines. It was announced on July, 1974 at a price of $950 in quantities of 100. It was available in 1975.[1][2][3]

Manx

Images

References