Computer [Apple Macintosh Plus]

Apple Inc., Manufacturer

1989
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Maker and Role
Apple Inc., Manufacturer
Production Date
1989
Description
Apple Macintosh Plus computer. Consist of: 1 = Monitor; 2 = Hard drive; 3 = Cable; 4 = Mouse; 5 = Keyboard; 6 = Box. The Macintosh Plus computer was the third model in the Macintosh line, introduced two years after the original Macintosh and a little more than a year after the Macintosh 512K. As an evolutionary improvement over the 512K, it introduced RAM expansion from 1 MB to 4 MB, and the SCSI peripheral bus, among smaller improvements. It originally had the same generally beige-coloured case as the original Macintosh ("Pantone 453"), but in 1987, the case Colour was changed to the long-lived, warm grey "Platinum" Colour. Although the Mac Plus became overshadowed by two new Macs in March 1987 (the Macintosh SE and the Macintosh II), it remained in production as a cheaper alternative until the introduction of Macintosh Classic on 15 October 1990. This makes the Macintosh Plus the longest-produced Macintosh ever. It continued to be supported by versions of the Mac OS up to version 7.5.5
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
Macintosh Plus / Apple Computer, Inc / Cupertino, California / Model Number: MOOOO1A / 220 - 240V / 50-60 Hz / 0.5A / 60W / To prevent electrical shock, do not remove cover. / No user-serviceable parts inside. Refer servicing / to qualified service personnel. / This product complies with DHHS Rules, 21 CFR / Subchapter J, applicable at date of manufacture. / FCC ID: BCG6DSM0001A / Assembled in Singapore. / Certified to comply with Class B limits, Part 15 / of FCC Rules. See instructions if interference to / radio reception is suspected / c.1986 Apple Computer Inc. Maker's Plate
Frances Gillott Hand-written
Apple Computer Inc / Model Number: M0110A / Made in Malaysia / Serial Number: / M939M0110A0334
Model Number: M0100 / Made in Malaysia / Serial Number: / M923M010052153
Serial#: E937OQSM5880X / M5880X / 1 MB RAM 1-800K Drive / 220V MAC PLUS / AUSTRALIA
Apple Computer Australia Pty Ltd / Ship Date: 6/12/89 / Customer Number: 021220 / CON-NOTE Number: AC000002 / Box Count: 362 of 522 / Product Number: M5880X / Ship To: CED Distributors (1988) Ltd / 7 College Hill / Ponsonby / Auckland / NZ /
Accession No
2008.25
Credit Line
Apple Inc.. 1989. Computer [Apple Macintosh Plus], 2008.25. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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