Apple I

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Apple I (Apple-1)
Apple I computer
A fully assembled Apple I computer,
wi a homemade widden computer case.
DeveloperSteve Wozniak
TypePersonal computer
Release dateAprile 11, 1976
Introductory priceUS$500.00
DiscontinuedSeptember 30, 1977
CPUMOS 6502 @ 1 MHz
Memory4 KB staundart
expandable tae 8 KB or 48 KB
uisin expansion cards
Graphics40×24 characters,
hairdware-implementit scrollin
SuccessorApple II

The oreeginal Apple Computer, an aa kent retroactively as the Apple I, or Apple-1, is a personal computer released bi the Apple Computer Company (nou Apple Inc.) in 1976. Thay wur designed an haund-biggit bi Steve Wozniak.[1][2] Wozniak's friend Steve Jobs haed the idea o sellin the computer. The Apple I wis Apple's first product, an tae finance its creation, Jobs sauld his anly means o transportation, a VW Microbus,[3] an Wozniak sauld his HP-65 calculator for $500 .[4] It wis demonstratit in Julie 1976 at the Homebrew Computer Club in Palo Alto, Californie.[5]

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  1. "Co-founder tells his side of Apple story". Reuters. September 27, 2006.
  2. NPR : A Chat with Computing Pioneer Steve Wozniak
  3. Kelley: Jobs' vision changed the way we work, play
  4. Steve Jobs: Steve Wozniak Remembers
  5. Freiberger, Paul; Swaine, Michael (2000). Fire in the Valley: The Making of the Personal Computer (2nd ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. pp. 265–267. ISBN 0-07-135892-7. At a Homebrew meeting in July 1976, Woz gave a demonstration of the Apple 1. Paul Terrell, one of the industries earliest retailers, was in attendance.