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Big Hair, Big Computers

By on December 20, 2012 in Computer Supplies

Radio Shack computer catalogue, 1983

A high-resolution scan of a 1983 Radio Shack computer catalogue has been posted on the Internet Archive. Big computers (with tiny memories), big hair and big, big prices. The most “affordable” personal computer in this catalogue seems to be about $1,000 while a “low-cost” printer would have set you back $400.

Radio Shack computer catalogue, 1983 - front cover

80s computer games

80s educational software

80s office workers

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