Apple new product summary
Author: from AppleLink
Date: September, 1987
Keywords: hypercard multifinder imagewriter lq faxmodem ethertalk afs apple file exchange
Text: *HyperCard is a personal toolkit that gives users the power to use, customize, and create new information on their Macintosh. It will be included with all new Macintosh computers starting in August. HyperCard will also be available to current Macintosh owners for $49. *MultiFinder is the first generation multitasking operating system for the Macintosh family of computers. It will be included with all new Macintosh computers starting in September. MultiFinder will also be available to current Macintosh owners for $49. *ImageWriter LQ is a versatile letter-quality, wide-carriage dot-matrix printer, compatible with both Macintosh and Apple II systems. It will be available in the fourth calendar quarter of 1987, and priced as follows: ImageWriter LQ Printer $1399 Sheet Feeder $299 Additional Bins $169 Envelope Feed $49 Color Ribbon $150 (pack of 6) *AppleFax Modem $ 699 The AppleFax Modem is a desktop-sized modem that lets Macintosh users share information with the worldwide installed base of facsimile machines. AppleFax Modem will be available in the fourth calendar quarter of 1987. *EtherTalk Interface Card $ 699 The EtherTalk Interface Card provides the Macintosh II with a direct connection to existing Ethernet-based networks. The EtherTalk Card will be available in the fourth calendar quarter of 1987. *AppleShare PC AppleShare PC software, when used with the AppleTalk PC Card, lets MS-DOS PCs share or gain information stored in the AppleShare File Server. AppleShare PC will be available in the first calendar quarter of 1988, at which time the price will be announced. *Apple File Exchange Software Apple File Exchange translates files of documents created by an application into the format required by another application. Apple File Exchange, projected for delivery in the third calendar quarter of 1987, will be included in the system software of all new Macintosh computers. Current Macintosh users can purchase it as part of a System Software Update. It will also be included with the Macintosh SE-Bus PC Drive Card and the Macintosh II PC Drive Card.
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