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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:
Graphing Scientific
Computer Algebra System
TI-83 Plus TI-84 Plus TI-84 Plus CE TI-Nspire™ CX TI-89
Titanium
TI-Nspire™ CX
CAS
Permitted on Tests
SAT*
AP*
PSAT/NMSQT*
ACT*    
IB®    
Key Features
User Available Memory
160KB/24K
(ROM/RAM)
480KB/24K
(ROM/RAM)
3.0MB/154K
(ROM/RAM)
100MB
2.7MB/188K
(ROM/RAM)
100MB
USB Cable Included  
Color display      
Rechargeable Battery      
Alkaline Batteries (4AAA)      
Ability to utilize images***  
Includes computer software**        
Appropriate for these courses
Pre-Algebra    
Algebra 1 & 2    
Trigonometry  
Geometry  
Precalculus  
Calculus/AP* Calculus
Statistics/AP* Statistics  
Business & Finance  
College Math  
Electrical Engineering        
Mechanical Engineering      
Differential Equations      
Linear Algebra  
Life Science        
Earth Science        
Physical Science        
Biology  
Chemistry/AP* Chemistry  
Physics/AP* Physics

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**Student Software is available in certain retail packages.
***The following image types are supported: .jpeg, .jpg, .bmp, .png.