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Type Year Function Calculator Comments
         
First TI chip set produced for Canon Inc. This set of 3 Integrated Circuits was streamlined to the Pocketronic with its thermal printer. 
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline Ceramic or Plastic (DIC/DIP) packages with 40 pins and 28 pins
 
TMC1730 1970   Canon Pocketronic (Monroe 10)  
TMC1731        
TMC1732         
         
Second TI chip set produced for Canon Inc. The second chipset supported displays instead the thermal printer of the Pocketronic. Two different Data Chips are known, the Arithmetic Chip was later replaced.
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline-Ceramic or Plastic (DIC/DIP) cases with 40 pins and 28 pins.
 
TMC1733 1971 Data Chip Canon L121 (Monroe 620)  
TMC1733A 1971 Data Chip Canon L120  
TMC1734 1971 Data Chip Canon L160 (Monroe 610)  
TMC1737 1971 Data Chip Canon L100  
TMC1753 1971 Timing Chip    
TMC1754 1971 Entry Chip    
TMC1755 1971 Arithmetic Chip    
TMC1807 1971  Arithmetic Chip   Replaced the TMC1755
         
Third TI chip set produced for Canon Inc. This chipset consists of 6 Integrated Circuits, one of them was later replaced.
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline-Plastic (DIP) cases with 40 pins.
 
TMC1761 1971   Canon L163 (Monroe 650)  
TMC1763 1971   Canon L163, L167P  
TMC1764 1971   Canon L163  
TMC1765 1971   Canon L163, L167P  
TMC1765 1971   Canon L167P  
TMC1767 1971   Canon L163  
TMC1768 1971    Canon L163  
TMC1793 1971   Canon L163 Replaced the TMC1768
TMC1812 1971   Canon L167P  
TMC1816 1971   Canon L167P  
         
TMC1771SC        
TMC1772SC        
 TMC1773SC        
Forth TI chip set produced for Canon Inc.Compared with the previous chipsets the trend goes toward single-chip solutions. Both chips contain together 512*13-bit read-only program memory, a 19*16-bit random-access memory and support calculators with up to 14 digits display width.
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline- Plastic (DIP) cases with 40 pins. 
TMC1824 1971 Data Chip Canon L100A, LE-10   
TMC1825 1971 ROM Chip    
         
First TI chip set produced for Sumlock-Compucorp.This large chipset was developed by the engineers of Compucorp and produced by AMI. Later TI qualified as a second source to AMI. The chipset forms one of the first programmable calculators, the Compucorp 324G Scientist. 
TMC1864 1971 TCL08 - Display Compucorp 324G Replaced by TMC1884
TMC1866 1971 TCL06 - Data   Processor board
TMC1867 1971 TCL05 - Data   Processor board
TMC1868 1971 TCL01 - Printer Compucorp 325 Printer driver
TMC1869 1971 TCL02 - Keyboard   Keyboard-scanning electronic
TMC1870 1971 TCL04 - Data   Processor board
TMC1871 1971 TCL03 - ROM   Interface to RAM and ROM
TMC1872 1971 TCL07 - Data   Processor board
TMC1884 1971 TCL08 - Display    Display multiplexer
         
First TI chip set produced for Olivetti.This rare chipset was found in October 2010 by fellow collector Miguel from Argentina in an Olivetti Logos 270 desktop printing calculator. The keyboard of the calculator sports unusual [*=] [/=] [Q], [P], [R] keys and [S] and [T]memories.
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline- Plastic (DIP) cases with 28 pins (TMC1829) and 16 pins (TMC1827, TMC1828).
 
TMC1827 1972 not yet discovered Olivetti Logos 270  
TMC1828 1972 not yet discovered    
TMC1829 1972 not yet discovered    
         
Second TI chip set produced for Olivetti.This rare chipset was found recently in an Olivetti 55 desktop printing calculator from the Logos 50/60 series. The keyboard of the calculator sports additional [00][000] keys, unusual [*=] [/=] keys and a memory.
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline- Plastic (DIP) cases with 28 pins (TMC1876) and 16 pins (TMC1828, TMC1877).
 
TMC1828 1972 not yet discovered Olivetti 55 , Logos 59  
TMC1876 1972 not yet discovered  Logos 59  
TMC1877 1972 not yet discovered    
TMC1878  1972    Logos 59  
TMCX01NC 1977    Logos 40  
TMCX02NC 1977    Logos 40  
TMCX03NC 1977    Logos 40  
         
First commercial available single chip calculator.The first commercial available "calculator-on-a-chip" was an MOS integrated circuit announced by TI in September 17, 1971. Find the original press release here. The chip contains 3520-bit read-only program memory, a 182-bit serial-access memory and a decimal arithmetic logic unit as well as control, timing, and output decoders but no drivers for the display. This results in an overall complexity of roughly 5,000 transistors. The typical supply voltage of this chip is ±7.2 V at roughly 15 mA power consumption. 
These chips are manufactured in a "state of the art" 10-micron 1-metal PMOS process and using Dual-Inline- Plastic (DIP) cases with 28 pins.
It took about a year till the first copy of the original design appeared. US based company MOSTEK introduced the MK5020P December, 1972.
 
TMS1802 1971 Single chip, Basic unknown Renamed to TMS0102
TMS1875 1972 Single chip, Basic Heathkit IC-2008 Renamed to ???
TMS0101 1972 Single chip, Basic Canon Palmtronic LE-83 +,-,= keys,  8 digits
TMS0102 1972 Single chip, Basic Columbia II [+=],[-=] keys,  8 digits
TMS0103 1972 Single chip, Basic Bowmar 901B, 905, Summit K16, Commodore 301, C110, Eldorado 8C, 8K , Montgomery Ward TXI8642A, K83, K86 [+=],[-=] keys,  8 digits
TMS0105 1972 Single chip, Basic Canon L800, XAM TE-8000, Aristo M27 [+=],[-=] keys,  8 digits
TMS0106 1972 Single chip, Basic TI-3500, Canon L100S [+=],[-=] keys,  10 digits, Panaplex
TMS0107 1972 Single chip, Basic Bowmar 901D, TX1000, K106, A100 [+=],[-=] keys,  10 digits
TMS0109 1972 Single chip, Basic TI-3000 [+=],[-=] keys,  8 digits, Panaplex
TMS0110 1972 Single chip, Basic TI-2500 Preseries  +,-,= keys,  8 digits
TMS0111 1972 Single chip, Basic Minimath prototypes  +,-,= keys,  8 digits, LCD
TMS0112 1972 Single chip, Basic Toshiba BC-0802 [+=],-,= keys,  8 digits
TMS0115 1972 Single chip, Basic Panasonic JE-850U +,-,= keys,  8 digits
TMS0118 1972 Single chip, Basic   +,-,= keys,  10 digits
TMS0119 1972 Single chip, Basic TI-2500, Heathkit IC-2108 +,-,= keys,  8 digits
         
First commercial available single chip scientific calculator.The original single-chip calculator was limited to basic calculators. The TMS0120 added to the 8 digit mantissa a two digit exponent display but still uses external display drivers.   
TMS0120 1972 Single chip, Sci SR-10, EC-425 +,-,= keys, x2,1/x,sqr(x), 8+2 digits
         
Later single chip calculators.There are some later single-chip calculators using external drivers for the display. One calculator, the Exactra 20 used only digit drivers, the segment drivers of the calculators were connected directly to the display. The TMS0135 e.g. contains 8,192 Bits ROM (Read-only program Memory), a 256 Bit RAM (Random-access Memory) and a decimal arithmetic logic unit as well as control, timing, and output decoders and the segment drivers for the display. This gives an overall complexity of roughly 8800 transistors.  
TMS0121 1973 Single chip, Basic Olympia CD101 +,-,= keys, 10 digits
TMS0122 1974 Single chip, Basic Olympia CD80 +,-,= keys, 8 digits
TMS0123 1973 Single chip, Basic   [+=],[-=] keys, x2, sqr(x), 10 digits
TMS0125 1973 Single chip, Basic Canon LE-100 +,-,= keys,  10 digits
TMS0126 1973 Single chip, Basic

Canon LE-80R, Commodore 3101, Kings Point EC-8413 , Casio ROOT-8,

Casio root 8S

[+=],[-=] keys, x2, sqr(x),  8 digits
TMS0127 1973 Single chip, Basic Bowmar MX-80, K-106P [+=],[-=] keys, %, 10 digits
TMS0128 1973 Single chip, Basic Canon LE-82, JCE Percent, montgomery ward p8p [+=],[-=] keys, %, 8 digits
TMS0130 1973 Single chip, Basic Panasonic JE-860U +,-,= keys, sqr(x), PI
TMS0131 1973 Single chip, Basic Panasonic JE-855U  
TMS0132 1974 Single chip, Basic APF Mark VII, Craig 4510, EMG hunor 88 [+=],- keys, Memory, 8 digits
TMS0135 1974 Single chip, Basic Exactra 20, Exactra TI-2000 +,-,= keys, 8 digits
TMS0137 1974 Single chip, Basic Sears 8 +,-,= keys, %, 8 digits
TMS0137 1974 Single chip, Basic Canon Pocketronic II uses Printer chip TMS0641
         
Chip set for 12 digit calculators. One limitation of the 28-pin packages of the TMS01xx was the maximum number of 10 or 8+2 digits for the results. For desktop calculators Texas Instruments developed chipsets with 40-pin packages for the integrated circuits.     
TMS0201 1973 Data chip, Basic TI-4000, Canon L121F, L1210 12 digits, Panaplex
TMS0202 1973 Data chip, Sci SR-20 10+2 digits, Panaplex
TMS0203 1973 Data chip, Basic TI-450, TI-500, TI-620, TEAL 6121D 12 digits, Panaplex
TMS0206 1973 Data chip Olympia CD401A   
TMS0207 1973 Data chip, HEX SR-22 10+2 digits, Panaplex  
TMS0221 1974 Not yet discovered TI-500 Used together with TMS0203
TMS0301 1973 ROM chip, Basic TI-4000 [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, K
TMS0302 1973 ROM chip, Basic Canon L121F [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, K
TMS0304 1973 ROM chip, Sci SR-20 +,-,= keys, x2,1/x,sqr(x),x!,PI,e
TMS0305 1974 ROM chip, Basic TI-500 Printing only
TMS0306 1974 ROM chip, Basic TI-620 Printing only
TMS0318 1973 ROM chip, Basic Olympia CD401A   
TMS0320 1973 ROM chip, Basic TEAL 6121D [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, EX, K,sqr(x)
TMC0321 1973 Two chip, Basic Canon L1210 [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, K,sqr(x)
TMC0322 1973 Two chip, Basic TI-450 [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, K
TMC0323 1973 ROM chip, HEX SR-22  
TMC0404 1973 2nd ROM chip, HEX SR-22   
TMC0406 1974 2nd ROM chip TI-620 Printing only
 TMC1073NL       Aristo R4000  
Chip set for scientifical calculators. With the TMC0500 building blocks Texas Instruments created a novel architecture for scalable scientific calculators. The architecture used minimum a 2-chip design with the Arithmetic chip and the SCOM (scanning read only memory) but was expandable to a maximum of 8 SCOMs, additional RAM as program memory for programmable calculators, additional RAM for general purpose registers and even a chip driving a printer borrowed from the TMS0200 family. Most scientific and programmable calculators manufactured by Texas Instruments between the years 1974 and 1982 (SR-50..TI-59) are based on these chips. 
TMC0501 1974 ARITH SR-50(A),51(A),51-II,52,56,
60, TI-5230
10+2 digits
TMC0501E 1979 Enhanced ARITH SR-60A, TI-58(C),TI-59, PTK-1096 = TI59 10+2 digits
TMC0521 1974 SCOM SR-50, SR-50A Basic system: TMC0501 + TMC0521
TMC0522 1974 SCOM1 SR-51, SR-51A Adds statistical functions (ROM) and conversion constants
TMC0523 1974 SCOM2 SR-51, SR-51A
TMC0524 1975 SCOM SR-52  
TMC0526 1976 SCOM SR-60  
TMC0531 1976 SCOM SR-50A Differences to TMC0521 not known
TMC0532 1976 SCOM1 SR-51A Found in late models
TMC0533 1976 SCOM2 SR-51A
TMC0534 1976 SCOM SR-52 Differences to TMC0524 not known
TMC0537 1976 SCOM1 SR-56 Adds statistical functions (ROM) and programmability
TMC0538 1976 SCOM2 SR-56
TMC0561 1975 BROM SR-52, PC-100A  
TMC0562 1975 BROM SR-52 2 chips piggy back in SR-52
TMC0569 1975 BROM PC-100A  
TMC0571 1977 BROM TI-58, TI-59 see TMC0582
TMC0572 1978 BROM TI-5230 see TMC0587
TMC0573 1979 BROM TI-58C see TMC0580
TMC0580
/CD2400
1979 DSCOM TI-58C Instead of TMC0582 on TI-58/59
TMC0580
/CD2401
1979 DSCOM TI-58C Instead of TMC0583 on TI-58/59
TMC0581 1976 DSCOM SR-51-II combines TMC0522 + TMC0523
TMC0582 1977 DSCOM TI-58, TI-59, TI-58C (1), SR-60(A) 2 DSCOM + BROM adds to 6k*13 instruction memory for the TI-59
TMC0583 1977 DSCOM TI-58, TI-59, TI-58C (1), SR-60(A)
TMC0584 1977 DSCOM SR-60(A) Enhanced instructions of SR-60(A)
TMC0587 1978 DSCOM TI-5230 2 DSCOM + BROM adds to 6k*13 instruction memory for the TI-5230
TMC0588 1978 DSCOM TI-5230
TMC0591 1979   TI-58C Interface to S-RAM  
TMC0594 1977 MAGNETIC I/O TI-59 only  
TMC0595 1975 MAGNETIC I/O SR-52 adds programmability to TMC0524
TMC0596 1977 MAGNETIC I/O SR-60A  
TMC0598 1977 PRAM TI-58 (2), TI-59 (4), TI-5230 (7) 240*8 RAM (240 program steps or 30 data registers) each
TMC0599 1975 PRAM SR-52 (2), SR-56 (1), SR-60A (13) 240*8 RAM (240 program steps or 30 data registers) each
TMC0251 1976 Printer PC-100A,B,C Drives PC-100 printer
TMC0253 1976 Display SR-60(A) Drives alphanumeric display
TMC0254 1976 Printer SR-60(A) Drives thermal printer
TMC0255 1978 Printer TI-5230 Drives thermal printer
TMC0261 1976 Display, Printer TI-5040 Single-chip printing calculator
TMC0262 1978 Display, Printer TI-5025 Single-chip printing calculator
TMC0263 1980 Display, Printer TI-5135 Single-chip printing calculator
TMC0540 1977 PROM -Customer- TI-58(C), TI-59 List of all known ROM-Codes here
TMC0541 1977 PROM -1- TI-58(C), TI-59 Master Library
TMC0542 1977 PROM -2- TI-58(C), TI-59 Applied Statistics
TMC0543 1977 PROM -3- TI-58(C), TI-59 Real Estate Investment
TMC0544 1977 PROM -4- TI-58(C), TI-59 Surveying
TMC0545 1977 PROM -5- TI-58(C), TI-59 Marine Navigation
TMC0546 1977 PROM -6- TI-58(C), TI-59 Aviation
TMC0547 1977 PROM -7- TI-58(C), TI-59 Leisure Library
TMC0548 1977 PROM -8- TI-58(C), TI-59 Securities Analysis
TMC0549 1977 PROM -9- TI-58(C), TI-59 Business Decisions
TMC0550 1977 PROM -10- TI-58(C), TI-59 Math Utilities
TMC0551 1977 PROM -11- TI-58(C), TI-59 Electrical Engineering
TMC0553 1977 PROM -SE- TI-58(C), TI-59 Structural Engineering
TMC0554 1977 PROM -12- TI-58(C), TI-59 Agriculture
TMC0555 1977 PROM -13- TI-58(C), TI-59 RPN Simulator
         
Second generation single chip calculators. Texas Instruments introduced with the TMS0600 and TMS0800 single-chip calculator circuits about two years after the introduction of the TMS0100 family a two-tier approach: The TMS0600 adding enhancements like a memory register and additional functionality while keeping the need for external segment- and digit-drivers and the TMS0800 for cost sensitive applications, reducing the feature set but integrating both a clock driver and segment drivers. 
TMS0601 1974 Single chip, Basic TI-2550, montgomery ward p200, P8m +,-,= keys, Memory, 8 digits
TMS0602 1973 Single chip, Sci SR-11 +,-,= keys, x2,1/x,sqr(x),PI
TMC0605 1974 Single chip, Basic Canon LE-81M +,-,= keys, ±%, sqr(x), 8 digits
TMS0801 1973 Single chip, Basic Canon LE-84, Sinclair Cambridge +,-,= keys, Constant, 8 digits
TMS0803 1974 Single chip, Basic TI-1500, Kovac 808 +,-,= keys, %, 8 digits
TMC0805 1974 Single chip, Sci Sinclair Scientific UPN, log, sin..., 8 digits
TMS0806 1974 Single chip, Basic Exactra 19 +,-,= keys, 6 (8) digits
TMS0807 1974 Single chip, Basic Canon LE-85 [+=],[-=] keys, sqr(x)  8 digits
TMS0833 1974   MBO Expert  
TMS0851 1974   Privileg 804D  
TMS0852 1974 Single chip, Basic TI-150 +,-,= keys, %, 8 digits
TMS0855 1975 Single chip, Basic Canon LD-80, Canon LD-81, Silver-Reed 8 +,-,= keys, %, sqr(x)
TMS0893 1976? Single chip, Basic Tabulex alpha   

TMC1170NL/ZA0541

 1977  rom chip Kosmos 1

 

TMC1172NL 1977 rom chip Kosmos 2  
TMS1470NL/MP1133 1979 rom chip Kosmos Astro  

Third generation single chip calculators. With the TMS1001 Texas Instruments introduced the first member of the famous TMS1000 Microcomputer family. The chip contains a microcomputer complete with a program ROM having 1,024 8-bit Words; a temporary storage RAM; input (from keypad); output (to control keypad scan and LED display); and an oscillator (clock). The TMS1000 chip was designed to span a range of hand-held calculator products (from four-function up through simple memory calculators). Since the chip had to be customized with the ROM program appropriate to a product, other programmable features were included to improve the chip's flexibility. Today we know 13 different chips used in TI calculators. These chips vary in implementation technology, number of I/O lines, display drive, amount of ROM (up to 26.6k Bits) and amount of RAM (up to 1,280 Bits). Calculator applications range from simple four-function calculators to the 50-step programmable TI-57. As of mid 1979, over 35 million TMS1000 chips were deployed in both calculator and non-calculator applications, establishing the TMS1000 as the computer architecture with the largest installed base. The internal clock rate varies from 200 to 450 kHz, depending on technology. Die photos courtesy of Sean Riddle. RAM-size determination courtesy of Ken Shirriff.

 
TMS1001 1974 Single chip, Sci SR-16 Full scientific (w/o trig), 8+2 digits
TMC1014/1214       TI-5050  
ZA0535 1975 Single chip, Sci Canon F-2 Full scientific, 8+2 digits
TMS1016 1975 Single chip, Sci SR-16-II Full scientific (w/o trig), 8+2 digits
TMS1042   Single chip, Basic Olympia CD45A, Canon LD-8Ms  
TMS1043 1975 Single chip, Basic TI-2550-III +,-,= keys, %, x2,1/x,sqr(x)
TMS1044  1975   Unisonic 1040  
TMS1045   Single chip, Basic  Toshiba BC-8111B, BC-8112SL, Canon L813, F-31 +,-,= keys, %, x2,1/x,sqr(x)
TMS1071 1975 Single chip, Basic TI-2550-II, Homeland 8105 +,-,= keys, %, x2,1/x,sqr(x)
TMS1073 1976 Single chip, Basic TI-5100, Toshiba BC-1015  
TMS1079 1979 Single chip, Basic Canon MD-8 Two-line display, 8+8 digits
TMS1115 1976 Single chip, Printing TI-5050M  
TMS1273 1976 Single chip, Basic Toshiba BC1270 [+=],[-=] keys, Memory, K,sqr(x), 12 digits
TMC1278 1976  Single chip, Basic TI-5200   
TMC1309 1977  Single chip, Printing TI-5220 Drives thermal printhead
TMC1312 1977  Single chip, Printing TI-5225 Drives thermal printhead
TMC1372 1977  Single chip, Printing TI-5220, TI-5225 (ZA0396) Drives VF-Display
TMC1376 1977  Single chip, Printing TI-5230 Drives VF-Display
ZA0552 1976 Single chip, Basic Canon L1010, LD-10M 10 digits
ZA0571 1976 Single chip, Basic Adman L-0830T %, K, 8 digits
TMS0952 1975 Single chip, Basic TI-1200, TI-1250, western auto (Citation, Electronic wizard) +,-,= keys, Memory, sign + 8 digits
TMS0954 1976 Single chip, Basic TI-1260 +,-,= keys, Memory, conversions
TMS0972 1976   TI-1250, National 835A (!), Binatone memory, RJP3000, Bhosei 3000, radioshack EC-201, Texet 2001, Texet 880, Zayre Concept II, LJG 880, Privileg 842M, Conic EL-601, Sears 82 8 digits, minor changes to TMS0952
TMS0974 1976 Single chip, Basic TI-1270 +,-,= keys, x2,1/x,sqr(x),PI, 8 digits
TMS0975 1976 Single chip, Toy Little Professor  
TMC0907 1977 Toy Wiz-A-Tron  
TMC0921 1977 Single chip, Basic TI-1050, Western Auto Citation (66-4986-7) +,-,= keys, Memory, srq(x), %
TMC0923 1977 Single chip, Basic TI-1025, Hema 1025, Western Auto Citation +,-,= keys, Memory, %
TMC1981 1977 Single chip, Basic TI-1680 uses TMC0999
TMC1982 1977 Toy TI Dataman  
TMC1983 1978 Single chip, Sci TI-45 Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TMC1984 1978 Toy Spelling B (original) uses TMC0272
TMC1986 1980 Toy Math Marvel  
TMC1991 1977 Single chip, Basic TI-1000 +,-,= keys, %
TMC1992 1977 Single chip, Basic TI-1000 Version 2 +,-,= keys, %
TMC0980 1978 Custom design Goulds Pumpulator ROM code CD9801
TMC0981 1976 Single chip, Sci TI-30, SR-40, Privileg SR35nc Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TMC0982 1976 Single chip, Fin Business Analyst Full financial, 8 (5+2) digits
TMC0983  1978 Single chip, HEX TI Programmer HEX calculator, ROM code ZA0675
TMC0984 1976 Single chip, Sci TI-33 Full scientific, 3 mem., 8 (5+2) digits
TMC0985 1977 Single chip, Sci OEM, TEXET 2001 scinetific Full scientific, no AOS, 8 (5+2) digits
TMC1501 1977 Single chip, Sci TI-57 Programmable, Hiradastechnika PTK1050 = TI57, radio shack EC-4000 Full scientific, programm.,8+2 digits
TMC1081 1978   Panasonic JE170U  
TMC1502 1977 Single chip, Fin The MBA Full financial, huge mem.,8+2 digits
TMC1503 1977 Single chip, Sci TI-55,PTK-1030 = SR-51 II Full scientific, huge mem.,8+2 digits
TMC0271 1978 Toy Speak & Spell (1978)  
TMC0272 1978 Toy Spelling B (UK) Uses TMC1984
TMC0273 1980 Toy Mr. Challenger  
TMC0274 1978 Toy Spelling B  
TMC0270/CD2702 1980 Toy La dictee magique  
TMC0270/CD2705 1980 Toy Speak & Read  
TMC0270/CD2708 1980 Toy Speak & Math (UK)  
TMS1000 / MP0271 1984 Toy Mr MUS-I-CAL, Monkey see  
First generation C-MOS single chip calculators. 

In 1978 Texas Instruments introduced the first CMOS calculator chips based on the TMS1000 Microcomputer family. The TP0320 architecture is similar to the TMC0980 chips introduced two years earlier for the TI-30 calculator. The main difference – beside the manufacturing process – is the permanent connection of the internal memory (12*64 Bits RAM + 64 Bits Display RAM) to the supply voltage. This feature allowed the „Constant Memory“ found on the calculators based on the TP0320 family like the TI-50 or TI-53. Even after you turn off the calculator its user memory is stored inside the chip. The supply current is low enough to buffer the memory more than a year from two small button cells. The program memory with 2k*9 Bits ROM allowed the conversion of most calculating features known from Majestic calculators (Scientific, Statistical and Financial calculator or even Flight computers). Die photo courtesy of Sean Riddle. RAM-size determination courtesy of Ken Shirriff.

Remember that the first LCD-calculators sold by Texas Instruments used foreign calculator chips manufactured by Toshiba. Find more information about them here.

Together with the CMOS process the employees of Texas Instruments changed the nomenclature of the chips. Instead of the leading characters TMS (Texas MOS Standard) or TMC (Texas MOS Custom) the abbreviation TP appeared for the new device families. These Microcomputers got both ROM programmability and Gate programmability (e.g. segment decoder). The derivatives were either numbered like TP0320, TP0321... or got a CD (Custom Design) number, e.g. CD3202.

TP0320/CD3201 1978 Single chip, Fin TI Investment Analyst  Full financial, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0320/CD3202 1980 Single chip, Fin TI-30-II, TI-30 LCD Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0321 1978 Single chip, Sci TI-50 Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0322 1978 Single chip, Fin TI Business Analyst II Full financial, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0323 1978 Single chip, Sci TI-53 Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0324 1978 Single chip, Sci TI-35 Full scientific, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0325 1979 Single chip, Fin Business Card Full financial, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0326 1979 Single chip, Sci TI-38, TI-20 TI-35 w/o statistics
TP0327 1979 Single chip, Sci Sharp EL-503 Reduced keyboard, 8 (5+2) digits
TP0328 1980 Flight Computer Jeppesen avstar Conversions and calculations
Simplified C-MOS single chip calculators. During the calculator war (about 1976 to 1978) a lot of customized chip architectures appeared even from Texas Instruments. Instead using the TMS1000 device with the large ROM and RAM amount some "area optimized“ architectures appeared. Don’t forget that in the early days of IC-Technology the yield of designs with some thousands of transistors was poor! The TP0310 introduced in the year 1978 based on the serial architecture of the TMS0920 optimized for the TMS1050 calculator. This was the most compact design with only 511*9 Bits ROM and 40*5 Bits RAM using a one-bit serial adder. Only few calculators make use of the TP0310 devices. Die photo courtesy of Sean Riddle. RAM-size determination courtesy of Ken Shirriff. 
TP0311 1978 Single chip, Basic TI-1030 +,-,= keys, Memory, srq(x), %
TP0314 1978 Single chip, Basic TI-1070 +,-,= keys, Memory, x2,1/x,sqr(x),PI
Enhanced C-MOS calculator chips. 

The TP0320 architecture with only 28-pin housings, 2k*9 Bits ROM and (12+1)*64 Bits RAM limited calculator designs to simple Scientific (TI-50), Statistical (TI-35) and Financial (Business Analyst II) calculators driving displays with only 8 digits (or 5 digits + 2 exponents) resolution. The "programmable" TI-53 stored as much as 32 key entries in the memory, that’s it!Texas Instruments introduced with the TP0455 architecture a new design to overcome these limitations. It is related to the TMS1000 architecture but added time-keeping capabilities, a more flexible display driver and a different RAM architecture with 128*4 Bits capacity. The TP0455 is still gate-programmable. The first use of the TP0455 was the CD4501 design found in the Time Card introduced end of the year 1981. The TI-55 II demonstrated the flexibility of the TP0455 architecture, two chips formed a powerful Master-Slave architecture. The Master uses a 40-pin housing and scans the keyboard, drives a huge display with 8+2 digits and performs the math capabilities. The Slave in the well known 28-pin housing doubles the memory capacity of the calculator. This allows e.g. 56 program steps compared to the 32 steps of the TI-53.The TP0455 design was soon replaced with the TP0456 and most designs were converted. The CD numbers were incremented 50 units to distinguish the difference between TP0455 (e.g. CD4515) and TP0456 e.g. CD4565). The TP0456 seems to be upward compatible to the TP0320, we know with the TI-30 LCD and TI-30-II calculators using either the CD3202 or CD4565 design. Die photo courtesy of Sean Riddle. RAM-size determination courtesy of Ken Shirriff.

TP0455/CD4501C 1981 Single chip, Basic Time Card not yet discovered
TP0455/CD4505A 1981 Dual chip, Sci TI-55 II Slave Full scientific, 56 steps
TP0455/CD4506A 1981 Dual chip, Sci TI-55 II Master Full scientific, 56 steps
TP0455/CD4507B 1981 Single chip, Sci TI-35, TI-40 Replaces TP0324
TP0455/CD4508C 1982 Single chip, Clock TI-2000 (Time Manager) Full Alarm Clock
TP0455/CD4509B 1982 Single chip TI-1890 (Converter) US/ISO converter
TP0455/CD4511A 1982 Single chip CA-800 Cassette Interface for TI-88
TP0455/CD4512 1982 Dual chip AC-II Master not yet discovered
TP0455/CD4513 1982 Dual chip AC-II Slave not yet discovered
TP0455/CD4514B 1982 Single chip TI-2001GTI Car computer 
TP0455/CD4515 1982 Single chip, Sci TI-30 LCD Replaces TP0320-2
TP0455/CD4518 1982 Single chip CMF not yet discovered
TP0455/CD4519 1982 Single chip LCD Programmer base-8 and base-16 calculator
TP0456/CD4551 1981 Dual chip, Sci TI-54 Master Scientific with complex numbers
TP0456/CD4553 1983 Dual chip, Fin BA-54, BA-55 Full financial, 40 steps
TP0456/CD4554 1983 Dual chip, Fin BA-54, BA-55 Full financial, 40 steps
TP0456/CD4555 1981 Dual chip, Sci TI-54, TI-55II, TI-57 LCD Slave Full scientific
TP0456/CD4556 1981 Dual chip, Sci TI-55 II Master Full scientific, 56 steps
TP0456/CD4557 1982 Single chip, Sci TI-35 Replaces TP0324
TP0456/CD4557A 1986 Single chip, Sci TI-30 Stat Replaces TP0324
TP0456/CD4558A 1982 Single chip, Clock TI-2000 (Time Manager) Full Alarm Clock
TP0456/CD4559A 1982 Single chip TI-1890 (Converter) US/ISO converter
TP0456/CD4560 1982 Single chip TI-?? not yet discovered
TP0456/CD4561D 1982 Single chip CA-800 Cassette Interface for TI-88
TP0456/CD4562 1982 Dual chip AC-II Master not yet discovered
TP0456/CD4563 1982 Dual chip AC-II Slave not yet discovered
TP0456/CD4564 1982 Single chip TI-2001GTI Car computer 
TP0456/CD4565 1982 Single chip, Sci TI-30 LCD, TI-30 III Replaces TP0320-2
TP0456/CD4566 1982 Single chip Microwave Controller Oops
TP0456/CD4568 1982 Single chip CMF not yet discovered
TP0456/CD4569 1982 Single chip LCD Programmer base-8 and base-16 calculator
TP0456/CD4570 1982 Single chip LCD Little Professor Educational toy
TP0456/CD4571 1982 Single chip, Fin BA-35 Full financial
TP0456/CD4572 1982 Dual chip, Sci TI-57 LCD Master Full scientific, 40 steps
TP0456/CD4573 1983 Dual chip PC-200 Printer for TI-66 and BA-55
TP0456/CD4574 1983 Dual chip PC-200 Printer for TI-66 and BA-55
TP0456/CD4614 1986 Dual chip, Sci TI-60 Slave Full scientific, 84 steps
TP0456/CD4616 1986 Single chip MathStar Educational toy
TP0456/CD4617 1987 Dual chip TI Spelling B Educational toy
TP0456/CD4618 1987 Dual chip TI Spelling B Educational toy
TP0456/CD4631 1989 Single chip Math...ToGo!, Professor 1.2.3 Educational toy
TP0456/CD4632 1989 Single chip Time...ToGo!, Professor Time Educational toy
TP0456/CD4633 1989 Single chip Words...ToGo! Educational toy
TP0456/CD4634 1989 Single chip Professor ABC Educational toy
TP0458/CD4805 1987 Dual chip, Sci TI-65 Slave Full scientific, 100 steps, Timer
TP0458/CD4806 1987 Dual chip, Sci TI-65 Master Full scientific, 100 steps, Timer
TP0458/CD4808 1986 Dual chip, Sci TI-30 Galaxy Full scientific
TP0458/CD4810 1986 Dual chip, Sci TI-62 Galaxy Master Full scientific, 100 steps
TP0458/CD4811 1986 Dual chip, Sci TI-62 Galaxy Slave Full scientific, 100 steps
TP0458/CD4812 1987 Single chip, Fin BA-III Full financial
TP0458/CD4815 1986 Dual chip, Sci TI-60 Master Full scientific, 84 steps
TP0458/CD4816 1988 Single chip, Sci Galaxy Junior Educational calculator
Failed C-MOS single chip calculators  
TP0485/CD2901 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Timekeeping, Key Scan and I/O Controller
Revisions -, C, H, K observed
TP0485/CD2902 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Master Controller
Revisions -, C, H, K observed
TP0485/CD2903 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Arithmetic Controller
No revisions observed
TP0530 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Generic designation for Memory chips
TP0531 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Read/Write Memory (592 program steps or 74 data memories)
Revisions -, A, B, C observed
TP0532/CD5402 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 Read Only Memory (7,500 program memories)
Revisions -, B, C, E observed
TP0532/CD5403 1982 Multi chip, Sci TI-88 CROM Read Only Memory (7,500 program steps)
No revisions observed
display drivers 
SN75491 1972 4 segment driver TI-2500 Introduced with the TMS0102
SN75492 1972 6 digit driver TI-2500 Introduced with the TMS0102
SN75493 1972 4 segment driver SR-10 aka SN27422, SN27915
SN75494 1972 6 digit driver SR-10 aka SN27423, SN27914
SN75497 1974 7 digit driver SR-50 aka SN27882
SN75498 1974 9 digit driver TI-2550-II  
Clock Generation Chips and clock Buffer Chips. Some earlier calculators are using Integrated Circuits instead of discrete electronics to generate the single-phase or dual-phase clock signals of the calculator chips. Die photos courtesy of Sean Riddle.  
 SN97211  1975  192 kHz, opposite phases, TMC0500  SR-52  Ceramic resonator, 384 kHz
 TP0190N  1975  CMOS Clock Buffer  SR-52  Unbuffered CD4011A @ 15.8V

 TP0240,TP0300,

TP0301,TP0355

 1975  192 kHz, opposite phases, TI-58
227.5 kHz, opposite phases, TI-59
 TI-58, TI-59  Ceramic resonator, 384 kHz or 455 kHz
DC/DC Converter Chips. Some earlier calculators are using DC/DC converters to generate the supply voltages of the calculator chips. Die photos courtesy of Sean Riddle. 
SN77203 1980 1-cell, +3 V, -4 V, LBI, SI/O TI-88 Used with TI-88, CA-800, PC-800

 

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