Education Technology

Which Calculator Is Right for Me?

A graphing calculator is a learning tool designed to help students visualize and better understand concepts in math and science.

Check out the chart below to determine which TI graphing calculator is right for you.

Select a Category:

Scientific

Graphing

Computer Algebra System

Permitted on Tests

SAT*
AP*
PSAT/NMSQT*
ACT*
 
 
IB®
 

Key Features

User Available Memory
160KB/24KB
(ROM/RAM)
480KB/24KB
(ROM/RAM)
3.0MB/154KB
(ROM/RAM)
90+MB
2.7MB/188KB
(ROM/RAM)
90+MB
USB Cable Included
 
Color Display
 
 
 
Rechargeable Battery
 
 
 
Alkaline Batteries (4AAA)
 
 
 
Ability to utilize images***
 
 
Includes computer software**
Disable CAS

Appropriate for these courses

Pre-Algebra
 
 
Algebra 1 & 2
 
 
Trigonometry
 
Geometry
 
Precalculus
 
Calculus/AP* Calculus
Statistics/AP* Statistics
 
Business & Finance
 
College Math
 
Electrical Engineering
 
 
 
 
Mechancial Engineering
 
 
 
Differential Equations
 
 
 
Linear Algebra
 
Life Science
 
 
 
 
Earth Science
 
 
 
 
Physical Science
 
 
 
 
Biology/AP* Biology
 
Chemistry/AP* Chemistry
 
Physics/AP* Physics

* SAT and AP are trademarks owned by the College Board. PSAT/NMSQT is a registered trademark of the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation. ACT is a registered trademark of ACT, Inc. International Baccalaureate is a registered trademark of the International Baccalaureate Organization. None was involved in the production of nor endorses TI products.

**Student Software is available in certain retail packages.

***The following image types are supported: .jpeg, .jpg, .bmp, .png.