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Commodore 64 Mini is coming in 2018

Uzair Khalid Written by Uzair Khalid · 38 sec read>
C64 Mini

Commodore 64 was an 8 bit home computer introduced in 1982. It sold over 17 million units and a mini version of it is coming back and is expected to be released in early 2018. The Commodore 64 was priced at US$595 back then which equals to about $1,500 today. The new mini version is called C64 Mini and will be priced at $70 only. The company is also planning a full-sized version of the Commodore 64 which is planned for late 2018.

 

The C64 Mini is half the size of the original Commodore 64 and will come with 64 preinstalled licensed games including California Games, Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe and Paradroid. It comes with

It comes with a wired joystick, a charging cable and a HDMI port to connect it to your TV. You can connect any external USB Keyboard to it as well. You’ll also be able to save games on the new C64 Mini. It will also have filtering options like CRT, pixel perfect and scanline emulation. The firmware of the C64 Mini will be upgradable through an external USB.

Are you excited about the launch of a mini Commodore 64?

Written by Uzair Khalid
Uzair has been very tech savvy since his childhood. He's a passionate writer for all things related to technology and a Computer Science graduate. Profile