Name:HEKTor IIIthumb
Manufacturer:Open University
Type:Educational Computer
RAM:64 Kb
Video RAM:
ROM:8 Kb
Available from:1983
Available to:
StorageExternal cassette
CPU:Intel 8085a, 3.024 MHz
Display:TV, Composite Video
Text modes:
Graphics resolution:
Sound:Built in speaker.
Polyphony (voices):
Interfaces:40 pin peripheral port, 24 pin I/O port
Operating System:
Embedded language:Assembly
Other languages:
Power supply:External
Dimensions (cm):27.5 x 31 x 5
Weight (Kg):1.5
Cost (£):

The HEKTor III was an educational computer that was used for a number of Open University courses and was the replacement for the HEKTor II.

The name HEKTor is derived from Home Experiment Kit Computor and was only available on-loan to students studying particular courses.


Old-Computers.com, Colin Barnes

Old-Computers.com link:HEKTor III
Wikipedia link:Not available


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