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The first computer I personally owned? An old Dell Dimension 2400. From there, my old rig, followed by my current sig rig.
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Originally Posted by grishkathefool View Post
lol, Saint, my buddy in the eighties had the same Osborne! We were just reminiscing about it a few weeks ago!
Awesome!! I would pay good cash for a working one.. just to see if i can remember how to program basic...hehe
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Intel SX 25mhz with 4MB RAM, another 4 MB of RAM would cost $300 at the time, mega bites not giga. 20 MB hard drive with DOS and Windows 3.1
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First one i ever touched and owned it was compaq k7 450, had too know what made it work though, took it apart completly after 2 weeks of owning it-lol. wife walked in from work, looked at the table, shook her head and just said, better be together in the morning-lol.
    
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Atari ST. What a wonderful computer. It is in storage at my folks house, but now I want to bring it out

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I'm not sure who made it but it was a 386 and it took 10 floppy disk to install doom, lol... My parents had some computer before that but I don't remember it except it was in a few pictures from when I was around 5. That was early to mid 80s when we owned the computer.
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Does a Commodore 64 count?

Got one of those IBM pc's (486x/25, I think) back around 1987 when I started college.

I do remember taking a computer class in the early 80's on a Compaq portable computer that looked a lot like that Executive from the OP. I don't remember the name/model of it though.
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The first one I ever used was an OEM Dell with a Pentium III. I remember it oh so well. Then I used my uncle's Pentium IV that had an Asus board. We no longer have the Pentium IV. If I knew more about PCs then, I would've stuffed it in my room and tried to overclock it.

My first custom build though... Now that is different. It was in October of '09. I still retain the same Core i5 in my sigrig from then.
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Atari 800XL

Seeing the picture of that ST makes me sad, because someone mistakenly threw out my perfectly functioning SC1224 monitor while I was traveling a couple years back. Now I have to play Dungeon Master on an emulator.
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Here is my first computer. http://www.fortunecity.com/marina/re...andy1000tx.jpg

What a beast it was

Played a lot of Space Quest and King's Quest on that thing.
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