April of 1984, Apple Computer unveils the Apple IIc with an intense publicity extravaganza, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Priced at US$1300, 2,000 dealers place orders for more than 52,000 units on the day of its introduction.
The IIc weighs 7.5 pounds, includes a 5 1/4-inch floppy drive, supports 40 or 80 column screens, and allows both QWERTY and Dvorak keyboard layouts.
- 65C02A processor running at 1.4 MHz.
- 128k RAM, (expandable to 1MB)
- 1 printer port
- 1 ext. disk port
- 1 serial port
- 1 mouse or joystick port
- 1 Video out port (RGB digital)
- Model; A2S4000 Ser; D450FDS
- Model; A2S4000C Ser; 2A2S4-075033