Personal Computer, model Apple I

Made:
1976-1979 in United States
maker:
Apple Inc
inventor:
Steve Wozniak
,
Steve Jobs
and
Ron Wayne

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Personal Computer, model Apple I, devised by Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs and Ron Wayne, and made by Apple Inc, United States, 1976-1979.

Personal computer by Apple Computers, model Apple I, 1976-79. This was the first computer made by Apple Computers Inc, which became one of the fastest growing companies in history, launching a number of innovative and influential computer hardware and software products. Most home computer users in the 1970s were hobbyists who designed and assembled their own machines. The Apple I, devised in the family garage by Steve Wozniak, Steven Jobs and Ron Wayne, was a basic circuit board to which enthusiasts would add display units and keyboards.

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Details

Category:
Computing & Data Processing
Object Number:
1999-915
type:
personal computer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • computer
credit:
Nichols, K.
status:
Permanent collection

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