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==[[Manx]]==
 
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* {{manx details|1,21509|VT8-E High Speed Video Display Terminal and Control option}}, May, 1973
 
* {{manx details|1,21509|VT8-E High Speed Video Display Terminal and Control option}}, May, 1973
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* {{manx details|1,21510|VT8-E video display control engineering drawings}}, January, 1973
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==Images==
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File:DEC_VT8-E.png|Display housing
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File:DEC_VT8-E_font.png|Character font
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{{References}}
 
{{References}}
  
 
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[[Category:DEC VT0x]]
 
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Latest revision as of 01:19, 30 July 2019

DEC VT8-E
DEC VT8-E.png
Manufacturer DEC
Model VT8-E
Lifetime
Introduced June, 1972
Introductory Price $1,900
Display
Phosphor P4 white
Refresh Rates 60 Hz, 50 Hz
Character Modes
Resolutions 32x20, 64x20
Matrix 5x7
Graphic Modes
Type Monochrome
Resolution 189x200

The DEC VT8-E was a low-cost alphanumeric and graphics display terminal introduced in June, 1972 at a price of $1,900.[1] The VT8-E consists of a PDP-8 and the raster display control modules M8335 (printer/keyboard control module), M8336 (clock and frequency divider) and M8337 (line buffer module), and a monitor and keyboard package that looks like a DEC VT05.[2]

Features:

  • keyboard
  • interface to LA30 or LS8-E line printer

Manx

Images

References