# Langenscheidt alpha 8 (Elektronisches Worterbuch Englisch)

The Langenscheidt alpha 8 is an arithmetic calculator with 9 digits precision and algebraic logic. It has 5 functions, 25 keys, and an LCD (liquid crystal) display. The power source is 2x1.5V mercury cell.
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## Facts at a glance:

Feature | Value |
---|---|

Type | Arithmetic |

Functions | 5 |

Keys | 25 |

Precision | 9 |

Logic | Algebraic |

Display type | LCD |

Length | 130mm |

Width | 77mm |

Thickness | 20mm |

Power Consumption | 0.008000W |

Power Source | 2x1.5V mercury cell |

Year introduced | 1983 |

Year discontinued | 1984 |

## Replacements:

If you have a Langenscheidt alpha 8 that is no longer working, you can first try replacing the 2x1.5V mercury cell batteries. If that doesn't solve the problem, then you can consider replacing the calculator with a modern equivalent. We suggest the following current models as possible replacements: