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TI-84 Plus Silver Edition
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    The TI-84 Plus Silver Edition is an upgrade to the TI-83 Plus Silver Edition. It's new features include a new built in clock and a new mini USB link port in addition to the standard I/O port. The TI-84 Plus SE was the first calculator made by TI to include their new interchangeable faceplates and a kickstand, both of which add to the overall latest stylistic design from TI.


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    TI-84 Plus SE


    TI-84 Plus SE
    CPU 15 MHz ZiLOG Z80
    Memory 128K RAM, or 48K on certain recent units (24K available to user in either case), 1.5 MB Flash ROM
    Screen Size 96x64 pixels, 16x8 characters
    Link Port? Standard I/O & USB Mini Port
    CBL/CBR Support? Yes
    ViewScreen Model Available? Yes
    TI-Presenter Compatible? Yes
    TI Keyboard Compatible? Yes
    TI-Navigator Compatible? Yes


    » Official TI-84 Plus SE home page at Texas Instruments
    » TI Connect for the TI-84 Plus SE
    » TI-Graph Link for the TI-84 Plus SE
    » Guide Books from Texas Instruments
    » TI-84 Plus SE Manual
    » Bid Specifications
    » Graphing Calculator Comparison
    » TI Online Store


    » TI-84 Plus SE FLASH Downloads.
    Download Handheld Software Applications (Apps) from Texas Instruments. These add many features to your TI-84 Plus SE including additional language support, StudyCards, text readers and many more.

    » TI-84 Plus SE ROM Downloads.
    Download ROM updates for your calculator from Texas Instruments. These updates typically fix bugs and or optimize features.

    » TI Connect
    The TI Connect is the latest link cable produced by TI. It has a higher data transfer rate than the TI-Graph Link cable. It's a USB cable and lets you transfer data files (such as programs) between your calculator and your computer.

    » TI-Graph Link
    The TI-Graph Link is the older link cable produced by TI. It does not have as high of data transfer rate, but it does work with almost all calculators. It connects to your serial port and like TI Connect is widely used to transfer data files (such as programs) between your calculator and your computer.


    From time to time, TI will update the internal code of their calculators to work around bugs, optimize functions, and even add features. This results in several versions of each calculator in the marketplace. You can check the ROM version of your TI-84 Plus SE using the following key sequence and reading the number on your screen:

    [2nd] [MEM] [1]

    Known ROM versions:

    • 2.21
    • 2.22
    • 2.30
    • 2.40
    • 2.41
    • 2.43
    • 2.53MP
    • 2.55MP


    » Link Cables
    Link cables let you transfer data files (such as programs) between your calculator and your computer.

    » Power Extension Page
    The Power Extension instructions will show you how to use AA (instead of AAA) batteries without making any modifications to your calculator.


    BASIC programming on the TI-84 Plus SE is compatible with all TI-83 series calculators including the TI-84 Plus.


    » Programming the TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus by Christopher Mitchell

    Online resources:

    » TI-82 BASIC Tips & Tricks Vol. 1 by David Dynes
    » The Vortex: TI-83+ BASIC Programming by Wes Cronk
    » TI-83 Plus BASIC: A Beginners' Guide by Boris Cherny
    » TI-Basic Developer
    » Tutorials at TI-Freakware


    Assembly language programming capability is built into the TI-84 Plus Silver Edition. Asembly programs that have been previously made for the TI-83 Plus should be compatible and work with the TI-84 series of calculators. However any assembly programs made for the TI-83 will not work without modification of the code.

    For software development, we recommend Brass, included with the Doors CS SDK, or SPASM.

    » The Guide by Jimi Malcolm
    » TI Flash Studio by Texas Instruments
    » The Vortex: Ti-83+ ASM Programming by Wes Cronk
    » Learn TI-83 Plus Assembly In 28 Days by Sean McLaughlin
    » Tutorials at TI-Freakware
    » WikiTI


    Several emulators are available to let you simulate TI calculators on your computer. To locate available emulators and learn how to download a ROM image from your calculator, see our Emulators page.

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