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Happy birthday ZX Spectrum! 🎂 ⬅️Swipe ⬇️Read more - Speccy turns 36 today🎈 – what a great age for a microcomputer! . . 🎂🎈🕹️♥️ . . Ｆｏｌｌｏｗ ｆｏｒ ｍｏｒｅ . On 23rd of April 1982 it was released in two versions: with 16 KB of RAM for £125 or with 48 KB for £175. These prices were later reduced to £99 and £129 respectively. ZX Spectrum (code-named ZX81 Colour and ZX82) is remembered for its rubber keyboard, diminutive size and distinctive rainbow motif. Together with the later variants (Plus, 128,+2and +3) it sold over 5 million units worldwide (not counting clones). . . ♥️🕹️🎈🎂 . . There were licensed clones made by Timex, and countless unofficial clones, replicas, and computers partially compatible with ZX Spectrum, made in countries of the Eastern Bloc: Soviet Union (later Russia - highest number of clones, also Estonia), Poland, Czechoslovakia (later Czech Republic and Slovakia), Romania and other, but also in Argentina and Brazil. . . . 🖼️ Image credits: Bill Bertram, Tomasz Malewski.
#Zilog #Z80 #microprocessor is of course our first #chipoftheweek! The picture shows #Z80A, a 4 MHz version, made in August 1986. Z80 was a heart of #zxspectrum, #ZX81, all kind of CP/M machines and many more. It's clones include officially made chips by NEC, Sharp, Mostek etc but also chips made behind the iron curtain - which will be presented later, stay tuned! . #Z80cpu #cpu #processor #cpm #vintage #hardware #retro #oldschool #90s #computerlove #retrocomputer #retrocomputing