Texas Instruments intros TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator
Texas Instruments (TI) has announced the next generation of the TI-84 Plus family – the TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator.
According to TI, the TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator helps students explore, visualize and better understand math and science while also introducing them to Python, one of the most popular programming languages in the world.
The new TI-84 Plus CE Python features a 2.8-inch (320 x 240) full-color screen, lightweight design, a wide variety of color options, and a rechargeable battery that can last up to a month on a single charge. In addition, it has 3 MB FLASH ROM memory for data archive and storage of apps, as well as 149 KB of available RAM.
TI mentioned that, unlike laptops and tablets, the TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator does not have any distractions like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or a camera, so kids could focus on learning.
Furthermore, the TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator is approved for various exams, including the PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, and ACT college entrance exams as well as Advanced Placement and IB exams that allow or require a graphing calculator.
“At Texas Instruments, we care about making sure the next generation is learning the skills to be successful in the future workforce,” said Peter Balyta, president of TI Education Technology. “Python is a programming language that is easy to get started with, good for beginners and advanced programmers alike, and is widely used by many of the world’s leading technology companies in areas such as app development and artificial intelligence.”
The TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator is currently available on Amazon for USD 127.
You may visit the official Texas Instrument website for more information.
Source: Texas Instruments