Epson Geneva PX-8, 1984
The Epson PX-8 aka Geneva was manufactured in 1984 and was considered a huge improvement on its predecessor the Epson HX-20.
Geneva had a Z80 compatible microprocessor, and ran a customized version of the CP/M-80 operating system as well as various applications from a pair of ROM cartridge slots which were treated as drives. For file storage it had a built-in microcassette drive.
The Epson Geneva PX-8 came with the following specs:
- 4 MHz CMOS Z80
- 64K RAM
- 32K ROM
- Built-in micro cassette, Optional external 3.5 floppy drive, optional “RAM disk”
- Add-ons for RAM disk, modem, printer, etc.
- 480×64 pixel LCD screen (built-in)