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IBM Personal System/2 Model 30 286


Type 8530-H21
Serial 55-8002397
Manufacturer IBM Corp., United Kingdom
FCC ID ANO9SA853O
Date September 1988

Physical description

Type Desktop (13 SEP 1988 print inside top cvr, cables 36/88)
Dimensions (HxWxD) 102 x 406 x 397 mm
Weight 8.6 Kg
Drive bays 2 x 3.5" half-height, both accessible
Power supply 90 W, 110-220VAC switchable (8829)

Main board

BIOS IBM
Processor Intel 80286-10 MHz (16-bit) PQFP
Coprocessor DIP socket for 80287 coprocessor
Memory 4 sockets for 100-150ns 30-pin SIMMs (PS/2 type), parity checked (*)
Max on system board 4 Mb (4 x 1 Mb)
Bus AT 16-bit
Expansion slots 3 (AT 16-bit)
Interface HDD (type ST-506, 2 units), FDD (2 units)
Video Integrated 16-bit VGA display adapter (256 Kb, max. 320x200, 256 colours or 640x480, 16 colours)
Ports PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, serial (16450), parallel, VGA

Cards

Installed RAM 4 x 256 Kb 120ns SIMMs
Ethernet 3Com Etherlink II 8-bit AT-bus adapt. (9152) ADDITION

Storage

Diskette drive 1.44 Mb, 3.5" slim (Alps DFR723, 92-03) REPLACEMENT
Hard disk Model WDI-325QP (20 Mb), 3.5"

Trivia

Acquisition July 2002, paid a few $ together w. some other appliances
Condition Very good, working
Installed O.S. IBM PC-DOS 5.02 (Italian)
Repairs/modifications Added ethernet card
Current status All hw working
Current O.S. IBM PC-DOS 3.30 (Italian)
Spare parts Almost everything

Notes

(*) All SIMMs must have the same capacity and speed and must be populated in pairs.


Peripherals: KEYBOARDS, MONITORS, MICES, PRINTERS


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Last revised May 24, 2004
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