Esoteric (rare) hardware from the past

Discussion in 'Computers & Gadgets' started by Keljian, Jun 8, 2019.

  1. Keljian

    Keljian Limp Gawd

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    I've seen a lot of threads around with some unusual stuff, and I have a bit of an interest in knowing stuff about rare "birds" in the computer hardware scene. I was wondering what kind of things are out there that you all have come across out of the norm.

    Here are some examples from the past from me:
    ALR 6x6 - 6x pentium pro glue logic beast
    Canopus pure3d Voodoo1 - unusual as it had 6mb of memory vs the usual 4
    Octek DCA2 (motherboard and ram) - 486 with "cached" memory dimms
    Weitek WTL 3167 - Unusual and powerful FPU
    Tadpole Alphabook - Alpha AXP powered notebook

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    cyclone3d [H]ardForum Junkie

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    Antex Z1 / Z1E. I want one. Good luck even finding a picture of one.
     
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    Keljian Limp Gawd

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