What was the first computer you put your hands on?

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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#31 by plankenstein » 02 Apr 2014, 21:10

My first computer was Jimbo's older brother, the Sinclair ZX-80. In all it's clunky glory. Used a cassette tape as storage and had an entire 1k of ram. I think I still have it in a box somewhere.
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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#32 by francois » 02 Apr 2014, 21:22

This is almost revealing your age. :wink:
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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#33 by brokenman » 03 Apr 2014, 01:24

Nice. I remember these. They plugged into your TV. Super cool ... until Dad wanted to watch the football game.
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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#34 by kerfy » 26 Apr 2014, 14:49

a timex z80 then an atari 500xl atari 128 then i bought ibm i remember i paid 3999.00 for a 386 dx when they first cam out.. lol

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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#35 by RamonTavarez » 29 Apr 2014, 15:11

1.- Commodore 64,
2.- Commodore 128,
3.- IBM XT,
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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#36 by blue4meridian » 08 Aug 2015, 08:17

Salutations... :good:

My 1st pocket and desktop computers...

2kb RAM w/ diskless storage... (cassette and/or memory register peek and poke) using ASCII/Basic. :wall: Got mine in '81... when I was 21. :cry:
Casio FX-702P

3.35mhz CPU w/ 2k RAM (diskless storage). :oops: Got it in '83. I had the chess and flight simulator cartridges. 8)
Timex Sinclair 1000

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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#37 by Jack » 08 Aug 2015, 16:26

My first was a Vic20 with tape drive to save and load program.
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Re: What was the first computer you put your hands on?

Post#38 by Ed_P » 08 Aug 2015, 17:51

IBM System/360 Model 30
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