Initial Price: 2850$
The Compaq Aero was popularized as a line of computer handhelds produced by Compaq Computer Corporation. It was succeeded by the iPAQ line. The Aero name was first used for small sub-notebooks computers that Compaq produced in the mid-90’s, the Contura Aero 4/25 and 4/33c.
Size and Weight Compaq Contura Aero 4/33c 7.5 x 10.25 x 1.70 inch 4.2 lb
Processor Intel 33-MHz 486SX with 8 KB cache, and power-saving features Display/Graphics
Monochrome Model 8.0-inch Compaq backlit, passive matrix VGA display Color Models 7.8-inch Compaq backlit, color, passive matrix VGA display
Memory 4 MB of system memory (80ns), expandable to 20 MB
Hard Drives and Storage Contura Aero 4/33c Model- 250 MB All models include an external PCMCIA 3.5-inch, 1.44 MB diskette drive
This PC was found at a flea market. It had a faulty HDD and a broken hinge. Now is fully functional and added to my collection.