Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Aug 2010 23:47 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Hardware, Embedded Systems I'm not really sure what to do with this. I mean, I know how popular the Commodore 64 was and still is, and how significant a machine it really was. So, when Commodore USA sends out a press release that it has acquired the rights to produce an exact replica case of the C64 (but with Intel Atom innards), I knew a lot of people would like this. At the same time, Commodore USA's website always seemed a little... Sketchy to me.
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RE[3]: Best Selling?
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Fri 27th Aug 2010 06:10 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Best Selling?"
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The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version and progenitor of the IBM PC compatible hardware platform. It is IBM model number 5150, and was introduced on August 12, 1981.


The Commodore 64 is an 8-bit home computer introduced by Commodore International in January 1982


Still think it was pre PC ?

I think you are trying to say what the graphs located here state more clearly:

IBM PC + Clones dominated, although not a single model of them sold more than c64. Plus check out 1984's market share ( when my dad bought a c64)! It had 40% of the market!

Yeah, I would definitely consider buying an all in one. If it were cheap enough and came with a c64 mode and tv out.

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