The AppleColor Monitor 100 is a display that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 1984 to 1985 as part of the Apple Monitor series. The Monitor has been introduced on July 9, 1984, at the National Computer Conference in Las Vegas.
The new Monitor 100 features a 12-inch RGB color monitor, provides a high-quality display of both 80-column text and graphics on the Apple IIe and Apple III. Its features include an adjustable screen tilting mechanism, an anti-reflective screen surface to reduce glare, and a switch that converts the monitor to monochrome for applications that don’t require color.
This monitor has been discontinued on October 1, 1985.
Today AppleColor Monitor 100 is 38 years old!
AppleColor Monitor 100 Release Date and Original Price
|Introduced||July 9, 1984|
|Discontinued||October 1, 1985|
|Dimensions||11.35” H x 14.6” W x 14.76” D|
28.82 cm H x 37.08 cm W x 37.49 cm D
|Colors||16 colors or monochrome|
|Resolutions||600 TV lines at the center|
416 TV lines at corners
|Text Display||80 columns by 24 rows|
|Pixel Pitch||0.38 mm|
|Maximum Continuous Power||70 W|