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Amstrad, 1988


Firmware: Intel 8086 CPU

512K RAM

Display: 80x25 text, CGA (16 colours)

I/O: Monitor and TV out

Storage: Internal 360K 3.5" floppy disk drive



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Like the PC200, the PC500 appears to have been an existing Amstrad product - probably the PC 1640, released in 1986 - rebadged with the Sinclair label. It also appears to have met with an equal lack of commercial success and is now exceptionally rare.

Chris Owen 1994-2003