Luxor AB

Luxor was Swedish home electronics and computer manufacturer located in Motala, acquired by Nokia in 1985.

Originally a manufacturer of television sets it launched its first home computer, the ABC 80 in 1978. The succeeding ABC 800 series was introduced in 1981 with new releases in 1983 being produced until the ABC line was terminated in 1986.

See also: List of Swedish companies
Motto
(Royal) "För Sverige - I tiden" 1
"For Sweden – With the Times" ²

Anthem
Du gamla, Du fria
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Motala is a city in Östergötland, Sweden and seat of Motala Municipality, Östergötland County. Motala is regarded as the capital of Göta kanal and lake Vättern. The town is beutifully situated on the waterfront and offers fantastic scenery.
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Nokia Corporation

Public – Oyj
(, NYSE:  NOK , FWB: NOA3 )
Founded Nokia, Finland (1865)
Headquarters Espoo, Finland

Key people Fredrik Idestam, Founder in 1865
Kari Kairamo, CEO in the 1980s
Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, President & CEO
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20th century - 21st century
1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
1982 1983 1984 - 1985 - 1986 1987 1988

Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar).
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Television (often abbreviated to TV, T.V., or more recently, tv; sometimes called telly, the tube, boob tube, or idiot box in British English) is a widely used telecommunication system for broadcasting and receiving moving pictures
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home computer was the description of the second generation of desktop computers, entering the market in 1977 and becoming common during the 1980s. They are also members of the class known as personal computers.
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The ABC 80 (Advanced BASIC Computer 80) was a home computer engineered by the Swedish corporation Dataindustrier AB (DIAB) and manufactured by Luxor in Motala, Sweden in the late 1970s (first model August 1978) and early 1980s. It was based on the Zilog Z80 running at 3.
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19th century - 20th century - 21st century
1940s  1950s  1960s  - 1970s -  1980s  1990s  2000s
1975 1976 1977 - 1978 - 1979 1980 1981

Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII
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The Luxor ABC 800 series were office-versions of the ABC 80 home computer. All the 800s featured an enhanced BASIC interpreter and more memory, 32 KB RAM was standard. They could also be extended with "high" resolution graphics (240x240 pixels).
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19th century - 20th century - 21st century
1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
1978 1979 1980 - 1981 - 1982 1983 1984

Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI
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19th century - 20th century - 21st century
1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
1980 1981 1982 - 1983 - 1984 1985 1986

Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII
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19th century - 20th century - 21st century
1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
1983 1984 1985 - 1986 - 1987 1988 1989

Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI
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This is a list of Swedish companies:

Companies

  • A&E design
  • Asea Brown Boveri (Swedish-Swiss)
  • Alfa Laval
  • Akzo Nobel (Swedish-Dutch)
  • Arla Foods (Swedish-Danish)
  • Arla Plast
  • Autoliv
  • ASSA ABLOY
  • AstraZeneca (Swedish-British)

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