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IBM Personal System/2 Model 30


Type 8530-021
Serial 55-2187184
Manufacturer IBM Corp., United Kingdom
FCC ID ANO9SA853O
Date June 1988

Physical description

Type Desktop (01 JUN 1988 print inside top cvr)
Dimensions (HxWxD) 102 x 406 x 397 mm
Weigth Approx. 8 Kg
Drive bays 2 x 3.5" half-height, both accessible
Power supply 70 W, 100-125/200-240VAC switchable (T8819)

Main board

BIOS IBM, May 2, 1987
Processor Siemens SAB 8086-2-P, 8 MHz (16-bit), DIP (8807)
Coprocessor Socket for 8087 math coprocessor (DIP)
Memory 128 Kb on planar, 2 sockets for 150ns 30-pin SIMMs (PS/2 type), parity checked (*)
Max on system board 640 Kb
Expansion slots 3 (ISA 8-bit), on riser card
Interface HDD (type ST-506), FDD (2 units)
Video Integrated 16-bit MCGA Color display adapter (320x200, 256 colors; 640x480, 2 colors)
Ports PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, serial (16450), parallel, Video

Cards

Installed RAM 2 x 256 Kb 150ns SIMMs (8803) (tot. memory 640 Kb) (*)
Controller IBM 50X8827 for external 5.25" drive ADDITION

Storage

Diskette drive 720 Kb, 3.5" (Alps DFL413)
Hard disk Model WDI-325Q (20 Mb), 3.5" (cables 19/88)

Trivia

Acquisition Summer '01, paid a few $ together w. other appliances
Condition Very good, working
Installed O.S. IBM DOS 5.02 (Italian)
Current status All hw working, hard disk has some bad sectors
Spare parts Power supply, planar, floppy drive

Notes

(*) Two 256 Kb modules are standard in every system.


Peripherals: KEYBOARDS, MONITORS, MICES, PRINTERS


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Last revised May 24, 2004
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