The Machine Room
Home | Browse | Picture Archive | News | Links | Help

The Machine Room is Back!
This is the recovered Machine Room from 2005. Please don't expect wonders. The look and feel of this site is nine years old, and so is its code. Some of the functionality has been recovered while the rest of the site is modernised and restructured. Watch this space!
Top :: Browse :: MITS :: Altair 680

MITSAltair 680

[Image: ]
Almost too cute for words, the smallish Altair 680 sits next to an octal keyboard.
583x383 JPEG file (44.1 KiB). Contributed by alexios (more pictures like this). Unrated (0 votes).
Source: unknown
Entry quality: 1 | Rate this entry: Unrated (0 votes). | 5256 hits | Admin: alexios
No known owners (I still own one | I used to own one). I have seen one.
Search Google or Ebay United States for MITS Altair 680 (more links, auctions & searches)
Quick View
Emphasis First contact, Hardware hacking
Hardware compatibility S-100 bus
Timeline Released: 1976
CPU type 6800
CPU word length 8 bits
RAM Size 256  bytes
Maximum RAM Size 64 KiB
Text modes 64x16x2
Total peripheral memory 256 KiB, 512 KiB

More technical info...