What was your first computer - Page 3 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-12-2005, 12:49 AM   #21 (permalink)
Wizard Techie
HAVOC's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Milford, Connecticut
Posts: 4,217
Send a message via AIM to HAVOC Send a message via Yahoo to HAVOC

Commodore VIC20.

HAVOC is offline  
Old 07-12-2005, 12:53 AM   #22 (permalink)
Master Techie
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 2,078

Dell gx100 or something like that
350mhz p2
384mb ram
3.8gb hd
built in sound and graphics and Lan
CD (that can't read burnt cd's)
Win 95 upgraded to 98 as soon as I got it.

Funny thing is I just bought it like 2 months ago and it works great for playing Star Wars Rebellion and surfing the net which is all I do anymore. Though I decided to upgrade for some reason and spent $220 to get a xp2900, mobo, dvdrw, case, 512mb ram, reuse hard drives.

dario03 is offline  
Old 07-12-2005, 12:55 AM   #23 (permalink)
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: A system that rotates chaotically while simulations indicate irregular and unconventional behaviour.
Posts: 477

Originally posted by HAVOC2k5
Commodore VIC20.

same here
LoTeX is offline  
Old 07-12-2005, 01:06 AM   #24 (permalink)
Build Guru
PP Mguire's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Posts: 29,532

my first upgrade was a bigger HD from that 3 gig and it was to 10 gig. 95 supported that fine, or was it 98? i cant remember bah!
"Resolution is just a number." #Ubisoft
Origin/Steam = PP_Mguire Twitch = pp_mguire Instagram = ppmguire PSN = PP_Mguire

Access to my Plex PM me.
PP Mguire is offline  
Old 07-12-2005, 01:46 AM   #25 (permalink)
True Techie
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 136

Intel 80286 Processor
1.44MB FDD
12" or 14" VGA Monitor
DOS, Geo Works & Windows 3.1
iceware is offline  
Old 07-12-2005, 01:49 AM   #26 (permalink)
Monster Techie
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,285

486, 66MHZ i believe, like 200MB disk space or something... i don't know much, cuz back then i didn't even know crap... it didn' even have a CD ROM, and i was running win 95... i thought i was the coolest kid on the block cuz i was playing Alladin, Mario, and some rally game... and i also had a "color monitor!!!" WOW

Samsung QX410 notebook <-- lol, I'm always on the go these days :(
pc_boy is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:23 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.