Click Here to visit our Sponsor
The Latest News ! The History of Computing The Magazine Have Fun there ! Buy books and goodies
  Click here to loginLogin Click here to print the pagePrinter ViewClick here to send a link to this page to a friendTell a FriendTell us what you think about this pageRate this PageMistake ? You have mr info ? Click here !Add Info     Search     Click here use the advanced search engine
Browse console museumBrowse pong museum


C64 maze generator T-shirts!

see details
Ready prompt T-shirts!

see details
Spiral program T-shirts!

see details
Pixel Deer T-shirts!

see details
BASIC code T-shirts!

see details
Shooting gallery T-shirts!

see details
Vector ship T-shirts!

see details
Pak Pak Monster T-shirts!

see details
Pixel adventure T-shirts!

see details
Breakout T-shirts!

see details

R > ROBOTRON > KC 87   

KC 87

The KC87 is the successor of the KC85/1. The main difference between the two systems is the built-in BASIC interpreter. Thus it was software and hardware compatible to its predecessor.

This model existed in two different versions: KC87.30 and KC87.31. Latter had the RGB option already included.

Text and info kindly provided by Stefan Goehler.

TYPE  Home Computer
ORIGIN  Germany
YEAR  1986
END OF PRODUCTION  around 1990
KEYBOARD  Built into Unit, QWERTZ-Layout, 65 keys
VERY hard to write with
CPU  U880 D (Z80 clone)
SPEED  1,75 Mhz
RAM  17 KB (useable: 16), expandable to 64 KB max.
ROM  16 KB (4 KB OS, 10 KB BASIC, 2 KB character map)
TEXT MODES  40x24 characters (switchable to 40x20)
GRAPHIC MODES  Graphics only possible with 128 pre-defined graphic and 96 text symbols in text mode (8x8 pixels size)
COLORS  B/W, color module available as an option (then 8 foreground and 8 background colors)
SOUND  Integrated beeper. Mono sound module with 8 volumes and 6 octaves available as an option
SIZE / WEIGHT  400x300x85 mm / 4,1 Kg
I/O PORTS  B/W TV output through HF-modulator, DIN connector for cassette drive, DIN connector for special tasks (I/O), 2 connectors for 2 Joysticks, 4 x module slots (K1520-Bus)
After RGB-Upgrade: 1 connector for 2 Joysticks, 1 connector for RGB color output
OS  KC 87 OS
PERIPHERALS  Colour addon, Sound module, Basic on ROM, 16 KB RAM modules, 10 KB module with room for self-programmed ROM’s, ADC module, DAC module
PRICE  KC 87.30: 3000 Marks (1986), 960 Marks (1989)
KC 87.31: 1300 Marks (1989)

retro computing t-shirts and goodies
3D Cubes
BASIC code
C64 maze generator
Pak Pak Monster
Pixel adventure
Pixel Deer
Ready prompt
Shooting gallery
Spiral program
Vector ship

Related Ebay auctions in real time - click to buy yours

Click here to go to the top of the page   
Contact us | members | about | donate old-systems | FAQ
OLD-COMPUTERS.COM is hosted by - NYI (New York Internet) -