HP-01 LED Calculator-Watch Introduction:
This chapter contains fundamental information about the HP-01 led watch and its genesis.
Besides you’ll find the HP-Journal magazine of Dec. 1977 you can flip through. It’s about the HP-01 wrist calculator watch.
The HP-01 calculator LED watch is a revolutionary, interactive and personal information wrist instrument which offers unique and
never before seen features.
Or so it was in 1977 when the HP01 was released. Even so other producers have entered marked before with similar products using the advanced display technology which had much less power consumption and other benefits. For example Citizen.
But still the HP-01 is by far the greatest LED-watch, the mother of all 1970’s LED watches.
There was no other one who was even anywhere near it.
No surprise that for a good looking and working HP-01 quite high prices are paid today in comparison to other LED watches.