Panasonic JR 200 UP

Panasonic JR-200 was not very common in Finland or anywhere else except maybe Japan. I have found very few references on the Internet.

Panasonic JR-200UP
CPU MN 1800A (similar to 6802)
RAM 32 Kb
ROM 16 Kb
Video memory 2Kb + 2Kb character memory
Text mode 24*32, 8 colors
Graphics: 64*48 pixels, colours could be chosen from 8 different possibilities..
Sound: 3 channels 5 octaves.
Storage: Tape (600/2400 baud speed could be chosen)
Connectors: Tape,TV,video,RGB,Centronics, joystick.
Operating systems/programs: Basic in ROM.
Size: 360 mm * 220 mm * 60 mm / 3,5 kg (!).
Target customers: Homes.
Price/year: 2490FIM / 1984.
Misc: Rubber keys, built-in power supply. A very heavy and well built machine. The specifications did not match the price when it was sold in Finland so it never became popular.The keyboard is very good compared to many other rubber keyboards.

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Panasonic JR-200 Panasonic JR-200 seen from below, the speed of the tape recorder could be chosen with a switch.
Panasonic JR-200 Panasonic JR-200 connectors