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Beovision 7700

BeoVision

Production: 1980 - 1983

Designer: Henning Moldenhawer David Lewis

Another 22″ receiver in Bang & Olufsen’s range of 22″ colour TV models, the Beovision 7700 included a 14 watts log-line loudspeaker system made up of an 8,5cm and a 5cm speaker.

It was identical to the Beovision 8800 with the exception that it was manufactured with a smaller screen. Up to sixteen stations could be electronically tuned. It operation was by way of the Video Terminal remote control.  The Beovision 5500 / 7700 / 8800 range was the first range of Beovision television sets equipped with an infra-red remote control.

Connections were included on the set for an extension loudspeaker as well as to a hi-fi system. There was also a headphone socket fitted.

An easy-glide undercarriage at 34 cm in height was provided for mounting the set and it had optional accessories of a Bang & Olufsen Loop Amplifier for the hard of hearing as well as a Teletext decoder and a Video FBAS kit.

Beovision 7700 was replaced in by the Beovision 7702 after the end of its market availability in 1984.

Beovision 7700 technical specifications

Types: 
3313 (1981 - Aug 1983) 
B 3323 (1981 - Nov 1983) 
D 3330 (1981 - June 1983) 
D, TXT 3363 (1981 - Jan 1982) 
D, TXT, OSCAR 3373 (1981 - Nov 1983) 
F 3333 (1981 - Feb 1984) 
GB 3314 (1981 - May 1983) 
GB, TXT 3374 (1981 - April 1982) 
GB, VIEW DATA 3414 (1981 - Feb 1984) 
MONITOR 3407 (1981 - Dec 1985) 
MULTI 3334 (1981 - Feb 1984) 
MULTI/OSCAR 3344 (1981 - Dec 1983) 
S, TXT 3353 (1981 - May 1983) 
VIEW DATA 3413 (1981 - Feb 1984) 
CTV system IPAL 
Picture size: 56cm nominal 
Cabinet: wood 
Number of programmes: 16 UHF channels 21 - 69 
Picture tube: 110 degrees in-line self-converging 
Start time: approx 5 seconds 
Aerial impedance: 75 ohms coaxial 
Sound power output: 14 watts 
Harmonic distortion: <0,3% 
Frequency range +/- 1,5dB: 40 - 20000 Hz 
Power supply (50 - 60Hz): 180 - 265 V 
Power consumption: 65 - 130W 
Consumption at normal use: 75W 
Standby: <2W 
Dimensions (WxHxD): 67,5 x 43,5 x 41,5cm/29Kg 
Finishes: teak or rosewood 
Standard features: Undercarriage (34cm high), headphones/ext speaker output, Channel indication, tape/amp output 
Optional accessories: Loop amplifier, Teletext decoder, Video FBAS kit