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North Star HORIZON

See below for specifications and information on this system.

Specifications and information

Introduced: November 1977
Original Price: Single drive $1599 kit, $1899 assembled
Dual drive $1999 kit, $2349 assembled
CPU: S-100 card (stock CPU: North Star Z-80A card)
Memory: S-100 cards (stock 16K, up to 64K)
Operating System: North Star DOS (NSDOS), CP/M
Input/Output: 2 serial ports, 1 parallel port on backplane
Bus: S-100 bus
Cards Installed: North Star MPU-A Z-80A CPU, 3-16K RAM boards, North Star MDC-2D floppy disk controller
Other Items in Collection: Second unit
Items Needed: Original documentation, early brochures, spare parts

North Star Advertisements

Here are some classic advertisements for the Horizon. Click a thumbnail to see a larger version of the picture.

"Look To The North Star HORIZON Computer." November 1977

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