Corona Data Systems (Westlake Village, Calif.)

Corona shipped 5,000 desktop and portable PCs in December 1983 and January 1984. Docutel/Olivetti sold the Corona PC as the Olivetti PC M18. Docutel/Olivetti sold the Portable PC as the Olivetti PC M18 P-1. A PC AT-compatible, the Corona AT Transportable (ATP) was introduced in 1985.

Corona PC (1983, desktop PC)
Original Retail Price: $2,595
Base Configuration: 8088 CPU, MS-DOS, four ISA slots, 128K RAM (512K max), 5.25-inch floppy disk drive, 12-inch monochrome monitor, keyboard/keypad, RS-232C and parallel ports, GW-BASIC, spreadsheet software
Video: 640 x 325 graphics
Important Options: CP/M-86, 10MB hard disk drive

Corona Personal Best PB400 (June 1984, desktop PC)
Original Retail Price: $5,995
Base Configuration: 4.77MHz 8088, MS-DOS 2.0, four ISA slots, 512K RAM (1MB max), two 5.25-inch floppy disk drives, 10MB hard disk drive, 12-inch monochrome monitor, keyboard/keypad, RS-232C and parallel ports, MultiMate word processor, tutorial software
Video: 640 x 400 graphics
Size/Weight: 6.3 x 19.5 x 17 inches

Corona Portable PC (1983, transportable PC)
Original Retail Price: $2,395
Base Configuration: 8088 CPU, MS-DOS, four ISA slots, 5.25-inch floppy disk drive, integral 9-inch monochrome CRT display, keyboard/keypad, RS-232C and parallel ports, spreadsheet software
Video: 640 x 325 graphics
Size/Weight: 9.6 x 18.6 x 19.8, 28 lbs.
Important Options: 10MB hard disk drive, carrying case

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