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Topic # 89612 6-Sep-2011 09:45
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http://www.trademe.co.nz/Computers/Desktops/No-monitor/auction-404544359.htm 
This may be old, but I have not seen it before, but how cool is that. Its an all in one in your own commodore 64 keyboard. 




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  Reply # 517340 6-Sep-2011 10:05
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No, its new , a company in US is making them.... its not the same tho without the OS.




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  Reply # 517360 6-Sep-2011 10:32
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Want.

Would be so cool on my desk at work.




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  Reply # 517560 6-Sep-2011 15:19
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http://www.commodoreusa.net/CUSA_C64.aspx

The trademe listing looks cheap compared to the RRP of $999
Still too much for my budget and it doesn't look like it has expert or action reply cartridge support.

I like this version of the C=64 as a gaming system http://www.amazon.com/Commodore-64-Games-Joystick-Electronic-Game/dp/B000701CSM/ref=sr_1_9?ie=UTF8&q...




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  Reply # 517616 6-Sep-2011 16:30
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xpd: No, its new , a company in US is making them.... its not the same tho without the OS.


commodoreusa.net: Play all your favorite 8-bit era games within seconds of turning the Commodore 64 on, by either selecting the C64 icon from the boot menu to run a C64 emulator directly, or from within our own Commodore Operating System where you can launch classic games in seconds.  

Note: Commodore OS 1.0, along with emulation functionality and classic game package, will be mailed to purchasers when available. In the meantime, units come with the Ubuntu 10.10 operating system on CD ready to install.


Apparently commodore OS is coming, but has ubuntu at the moment




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  Reply # 517630 6-Sep-2011 17:01
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xpd: No, its new , a company in US is making them.... its not the same tho without the OS.


commodoreusa.net: Play all your favorite 8-bit era games within seconds of turning the Commodore 64 on, by either selecting the C64 icon from the boot menu to run a C64 emulator directly, or from within our own Commodore Operating System where you can launch classic games in seconds.  

Note: Commodore OS 1.0, along with emulation functionality and classic game package, will be mailed to purchasers when available. In the meantime, units come with the Ubuntu 10.10 operating system on CD ready to install.


Apparently commodore OS is coming, but has ubuntu at the moment


Still wont be the same :-p

I loved my Commodore Amiga and AmigaOS...




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  Reply # 519489 11-Sep-2011 10:45
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PEEK, POKE,

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20GOTO10

Ahh those were the days.....




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  Reply # 519500 11-Sep-2011 11:27
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So where do you get a CRT TV with HDMI... if you want to look authentic.

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  Reply # 521738 16-Sep-2011 00:37
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lol

10 poke 808,64
20 rem disables Run/Stop Restore keys
30 print "Amiga had the best Graphics ever back then"

I still fire up the old emulator every now and then ..

C64 Emulators for PC


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