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It was announced at May 18, 1993 and the general availability was June 14, 1993. It was available in diskettes and CD-ROM edition. The upgrade from OS/2 2.0 to 2.1 was not free of charge.
 
It was announced at May 18, 1993 and the general availability was June 14, 1993. It was available in diskettes and CD-ROM edition. The upgrade from OS/2 2.0 to 2.1 was not free of charge.
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Features:
 
* Inclusion of MMPM/2 1.1
 
* Inclusion of MMPM/2 1.1
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* 32-bit PM Graphics Engine
 
* 32-bit PM Graphics Engine
 
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* [[US price Information and Options for OS/2 2.1]]
 
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* [[OS/2 2.1 Hits Retail Shelves]] (1993-06-14)
 
* [[OS/2 2.1 Hits Retail Shelves]] (1993-06-14)
 
  
 
[[Category:IBM OS/2 Release]]
 
[[Category:IBM OS/2 Release]]

Revision as of 00:01, 22 July 2020

IBM OS/2 2.1
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Version 2.1
Release Date 1993-06-14
Vendor IBM
License IPLA
Preceded by IBM OS/2 2.0
Succeeded by IBM OS/2 2.11
Website

It was announced at May 18, 1993 and the general availability was June 14, 1993. It was available in diskettes and CD-ROM edition. The upgrade from OS/2 2.0 to 2.1 was not free of charge.

Features:

  • Inclusion of MMPM/2 1.1
  • WIN-OS/2 3.1 Performance Enhancements
  • 32-bit PM Graphics Engine
  • Installation from CD-ROM
  • SCSI-attached CD-ROM support
  • Advanced Power Management support
  • PCMCIA support

Key Prerequisites

Prices

OS/2 2.1 PROMOTION (June 14 - September 14, 1993)
Base Price Upgrade OS/2 Net
Media From IBM 800 Number Rebate Coupon OS/2 Upgrade
Diskettes $ 119.00 US $ 30.00 US $ 89.00 US
CD-ROM $ 99.00 US $ 30.00 US $ 69.00 US
A/L* $ 79.00 US $ 10.00 US $ 69.00 US


OS/2 2.1 STANDARD PRICES (After September 14, 1993)
New License Upgrade
Media From IBM 800 Number From IBM 800 Number
Diskettes $ 225.00 US $ 179.00 US
CD-ROM $ 199.99 US $ 155.00 US
A/L* $ 179.00 US $ 135.00 US
  • Additional License (Right to copy)
NOTES
1. All prices include $10.00 Shipping & Handling
2. $30.00 Rebate coupon redeemable with Proof of Purchase of prior version of OS/2 and purchase of OS/2 2.1.
3. $10.00 Rebate coupon redeemable with Proof of Purchase of prior version of OS/2 and purchase of OS/2 2.1 additional licence.
4. Upgrade rebates are available ONLY to previous owners of OS/2, and do not apply to PC-DOS owners.

Related Packages

Pictures

Announcement Letter