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October 21st, 2009, 06:25 PM
The Commodore 64 was one of the best selling home computers avalible in 1982. Designed to compete in a rapidly emerging home computer market, the Commodore 64 became one of the best selling home computers of all time. It was popular in the United States and Europe.
thumb|right|A Commodore 64 with two 1541 floppy drives, a monitor and two joysticks.
The specs are here:
MOS Technologies 6502 CPU running at 1MHz
64KB of RAM
BASIC built into ROM.
A cassete tape player or floppy drive.
Composite out
High quality sound due to its built-in SID chip

The Commodore 64 is still commonly found in use today, especially among retro-gaming enthusiasts.