Vector Graphic Inc. (Thousand Oaks, Calif.)

Like many other early microcomputer vendors, Vector Graphic started out selling S-100 boards of its own design. The Vector 1 was a well-regarded S-100-based system. A later Vector 1+ model came with an internal 5.25-inch floppy drive.

The Memorite was sold as a text processing system for the office. The System 3005 was one of the better 8-bit business class micros made in the early 1980s. Although not a PC-compatible system, the Vector 4-S could read PC-format floppy disks.

Vector Graphic Vector 1 (1977, early micro)
Base Configuration: 8080A CPU, S-100 bus

Vector Graphic Memorite (1977, early micro)
Original Retail Price: $7.950
Base Configuration: 8080A CPU, S-100 bus, 5.25-inch floppy disk drive

Vector Graphic System B (1979, desktop)
Base Configuration: Z80A CPU, CP/M, ?? S-100 slots, 56K RAM, integral 12-inch monochrome CRT, integral keyboard/keypad, RS-232C and parallel ports, BASIC
Video: 24-line x 80-column text, 160 x 72 graphics

Vector Graphic System 3005 (1981, desktop)
Original Retail Price: $7.950
Base Configuration: 4MHz Z80A CPU, CP/M 2.2, six S-100 slots (four open), 56K RAM, 5.25-inch floppy disk drive, 5MB hard disk drive, integral monochrome CRT, integral keyboard/keypad, RS-232C and parallel ports, BASIC-80
Video: 24-line x 80-column text
Important Options: external dual 5.25-inch floppy disk drives

Vector Graphic Vector 3 (desktop)
Original Retail Price: $3,695
Base Configuration: Z80 CPU, CP/M, ?? S-100 slots, 56K RAM, 12-inch monochrome CRT, RS-232C and parallel ports, BASIC
Video: 24-line x 80-column text, 160 x 72 graphics

Vector Graphic Vector 4/Vector 4-S (1982 [4]/1984 [4-S], desktop)
Original Retail Price: $3,295 to $9,995 (4-S)
Base Configuration: Z-80 and 8088 CPUs, CP/M (4)/CP/M-86 with GSX-86 (4-S); two S-100 slots (4-S); 128K RAM (256K max); floppy disk drive, integral monochrome CRT; keyboard; RS-232C, serial, and two parallel ports
Important Options: MS-DOS or Oasis, second floppy disk drive, 5MB to 36MB hard disk drive, color monitor, communications card

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