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Beovision 601

BeoVision

Production: 1973 - 1977

Designer: Henning Moldenhawer David Lewis

Similarly-looking to its predecessor, Beovision 600, this newer model included minor updates to its tuner.

The last monochrome (trans)portable TV to be manufactured by Bang & Olufsen, it would not be until 1988 when another portable colour set - the Beovision MX1500 - would be released on to the market.

Beovision 601 technical specifications

Specifications:

Picture tube 17" - 44 cm 
Preprogramming VHF - UHF 
Speaker One side-facing 
Power supply 220 volts 
Power consumption 90 watts 
Dimensions H x W x D 33.2 x 43.4 x 30.8 cm 
Weight 13.1 kg 
Picture tube 110° 
TV tuner range 2 - 11 
21 - 60 
TV system CCIR 
VHF B 
UHF G 
Aerial impedance 75 ohms coaxial 
Common VHF - UHF 
Sound output 4 watts 
Harmonic distortion < 1 % 
Bass control No 
Treble control Yes