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Vincenzo 07-11-2005 08:30 PM

What was your first computer
 
What was your first computer that you got.

beedubaya 07-11-2005 08:37 PM

Laser Pal 386SX
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Intel 80386SX 8MHz CPU
1MB 30-Pin SIMM RAM
256K Video Memory
9600 baud modem
40MB Hard Drive
Dos 6.22
Windows 3.1

PP Mguire 07-11-2005 08:38 PM

hmm first computer was a Comodore64 and first PC was a Pentium133mhz OCd to 150mhz, 32mb ram, Trident1mb ISA w/ Voodoo1, 3 gig maxtor, Sound Blaster16, Windows95

macdude425 07-11-2005 08:39 PM

An Apple Macintosh Performa 450 (aka LC III) with 4MB of memory (later 8) and a 250MB harddrive (later 1GB, which in 1995 was huge)

EDIT: And my first pc was:
Computrends 386
Intel 80386
8MB memory
MS-DOS 6.22/Windows 3.1
250MB harddrive

JDGreen92086 07-11-2005 09:01 PM

99 Compaq presario pc... 667 mhz, no video card, just the built in mobo stuff. Umm.... like 15 gig hdd, 192 ram, yeah it blows, pity me.

003 07-11-2005 09:03 PM

286, cant remember if it was sx or dx,,,

mgoldb2 07-11-2005 09:07 PM

The computer I grew up on was a

486 running dos and later windows 3.1

The first computer I paid for and was all mine

CPU: Athlon "B" 850MHZ
Video card: TNT2 16mb agp 2X
RAM: 256mb sd pc100 ram
motherboard: ASUS (cant remember model) skt A

dhw200 07-11-2005 09:09 PM

I used my parents computers on and off until i finally got my own, which lasted me 6 years.

433mzh celeron
64MB of RAM
16MB of integrated gfx

Trotter 07-11-2005 09:21 PM

A Tandy Color Computer II, better known as a CoCo.

That monster had a whopping 16KB of memory, used my TV as a monitor,and no storage. I had a tape drive so I could save the programs that I typed in... Yes, in Basic. A version of AppleSoft, to be exact.

Of course, if my folks could have afforded a disk drive ($300+ for a floppy drive, 5 1/2" external), the controller would have boosted my RAM to 64kb.

I had dreams of buying a RAMdisk, which would have given me 512KB, but I didn't have the $100 for it.

Kadahaf 07-11-2005 09:26 PM

133mhz
32 meg ram
12 gb hd!!!
windows 3.1 then 95


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