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Sony artifacts
in the Electronics Icons™ collection



We have lots and lots of Sony products in our collection. Some of the items we have are listed here:

TR-63 = 1957/3 (first Japanese shirt pocket radio)
TR-72 = 1956 (second Japanese tr radio)
TR-75 = 1958
TR-84 = 1959/5 (super sensitive)
TR-86 = 1959/1 (8tr shirt pocket)
TR-608 = 1958
TR-609 = 1960/8
TR-610 = 1958/11 (first REAL shirt pocket)
TR-510 = five tr version of the TR-610 (silver grille instead of gold)
TR-620 = cute, even smaller! = 1960
TR-630 = 1960
TR-624 = 1960/12 (desk radio)
TR-724 = 1960/12 pocket radio (MW and SW)
TR-650 = 1962/10 (last historic Sony shirt pocket radio)
TR-6080 = 1961
TR-6081 = 1961
TR-710B = 1959/10
TR-714 = 1959/11 (first pocket shortwave tr radio)
TR-725 = 1960/12
TR-730 = 1960/12
TR-810 = 1959/7 (superthin)
TR-812 = 1959
TR-824 = 1964
TR-826 = 1963 (slide rule dial)
TR-817=1962 (hi-tech!)
TR-751 = 7 transistor MW coat pocket
TR-830 = 1964 (updated version of the TR-817)
TR-842 = 1965/2
TR-910T = 1962/9
TR-911 = 1962
TFM-96 = 1962
TR-1814 = 1964
TR-1815 = 1964/12
TR-1819 = 1967 (cube radio)
TR-1820 = 1964
TR-1823 = 1969 (cube radio)
TR-1824 = 1969 (novelty radio)
TR-1829 = 1969 (novelty radio)
TR-1825 = 1971 (cube radio)
TR-1839 = ? (desk radio)
TR-3550 = 1876 (made in Hong Kong)
TR-7170L = 1971 (table radio)
TR-7350L = ? portable
TRW-621 = 1960/11 (watch radio)
ICR-100 = 1967 (possibly first IC radio on world market)
ICR-200 = 1967 (another early IC radio)
ICR-90 = 1968 (smallest loudspeaker radio ever)
ICR-120 = 1969 (keychain radio)
TFM-151 = 1958 (the first tr FM radio ever produced)
TFM-121A = 1961 (second Sony FM radio)
TFM-122 = early table model = 1959
TFM-95 = 1962
TFM-850W = 1965 (one the first pocket FM sets)
1R-81 = 1966 (micro radio)
2R-21 = 1965 (square shaped)
2R-26 = 1966 (preset tuning)
2R-23 = 1969
2R-29 = 1969
2R-30 = 1969
2R-31 = 1970 (chrome front)
2R-32 = 1970 (chrome front)
3R-67 = ?
6R-24 = 1970
7FC-34W = ? (clock radio)
TPS-L2 = 1979 (first walkman ever)
WM-1 = ? (second walkman ever)
WV-20 = 1983/10 (first audio cassette sized walkman)
CCD-M8 = 1985/09 (first 8mm handycam)
D-50 = 1985 (first personal CD player in the world)
TC-50 = 1969 (first cassette corder to go to the moon)
M-9 = ? (microcassette corder)
ICF-301 = ? (credit card size AM/FM)
ICF-2001 = ? (first PLL short wave receiver)
ICF-7600D ? (PLL short wave receiver)
CRF-150 = 1969 (comunications receiver)
CRF-160 = 1969 (communications receiver)
FD-10B = ? (b/w flat screen TV)
FD-210BE= ? (b/w flat screen TV)
FD-250B = ? (b/w flat screen TV)
FDM-404A = ? (flat screen monitor)
TV8-301W = May 1960 (the first direct view transistor portable set on the world market).
TV5-303W = May 1962 (the first smallest, lightest, transistor portable Tv set at the time).
TV4-203UW = 1965 (the original 4" Walkie-Watchie)
ICF-C670W = ? (clock-radio)
TC-60A = early cassette tape recorder = 1968?
TV9-306UB = ? (portable 9" TV which also appeared on the cover of Beatles' Sergent Pepper album)
TV9-90UB = ? (portable 9" TV)
TC6-300 = ? (stereo cassette corder)
WM-D6C = ? (professional Dolby Walkman)
HB-75B =? (MSX home computer)
CDX-5 = 1984 (first car compact disk player)
AVC-3420CE = ? (videocamera)
CB-901 = 1960 (CB transreceiver)
FX-412UK = TV-FM/SW/MW receiver cassette-corder = ?
TC-MR2 = Stereo microcassette-corder = ?
Powerbook 100 = Made for Apple in = 1991
SONY illuminated changing colour shop sign.
SONY slide rule SONY Boy = figurine
Sony 1995 (40th anniversary) notepad
Sony desk set


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