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Acorn Electron, about 1985, 32k of memory, and had to load/save everything to cassette tape!!
...lovely shade of beige too!!

Had some great games available though, Elite, Twin Kingdom Valley, Zalaga...brings back memories!!

Elite! That game was awesome. Played it constantly on the BBC, then on the Acorn Archimedes. Never played anything (except maybe C&C) that tied me to my computer for such extended periods.
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mine was an ancient hp... had like 256mb of ram i think
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Timex Sinclair 1000.
With only 1k of RAM, I/O was a RadioShack Cassette Player, and monitor was a 12" B/W Zenith TV.
the year? 1983.
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mine was an ancient hp... had like 256mb of ram i think
This makes me feel old. I've owned many more PCs that had less than 256MB RAM than I have ones with more than 256MB. For a long time 256MB was considered overkill (or impossible)...
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A Frankenstein my brother put together from 5 different computers. I was around 3 years old. I think it ran MS-Dos and had 64MB of ram,a weird AGP card, and like 4GB of hdd space.
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My first PC was an old Dell workstation with Pentium 4 & 1 gigs of RAM, Unkown Geforce video card with 64 mb of ram
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It was an old Packard Bell Multimedia M400...original Pentium processor and SIXTY FOUR WHOLE MEGABYTES OF RAM! I don't even know if it had a video card XD
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This makes me feel old. I've owned many more PCs that had less than 256MB RAM than I have ones with more than 256MB. For a long time 256MB was considered overkill (or impossible)...
You are in good company, My first 4 PCs ( the Timex Sinclair, 8088, 286, and 386) all had less than 256MB!
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All i can remember is that it had a pentium 2. I was really young at the time.
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My first PC was a amd Athlon 64 socket A CPU at 2.2ghz My brother OC'd it to like 2.6ghz XD. I think i had a X800 Se with it and 1gb ram. Killed any game i played.
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