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ZX Spectrum
An issue 2 1982 ZX Spectrum
Type Hame computer
Generation 8-bit
Release date United Kingdom: 21 Apryle 1982; 37 years ago (1982-04-21)
Retail availability 1982–1992
Discontinued 1992[1]
Units sauld 5 million (nae includin clones)
Media Cassette tape, 3-inch floppy disk on Spectrum +3
Operatin seestem Sinclair BASIC
CPU Z80 @ 3.5 MHz an equivalent
Memory 16 KB / 48 KB / 128 KB
Predecessor ZX81
Successor QL

The ZX Spectrum is an 8-bit personal hame computer released in the Unitit Kinrick in 1982 bi Sinclair Research Ltd.

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  1. BBC News (23 April 2007). "How the Spectrum began a revolution". Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA, England, UK: British Broadcasting Corporation of Broadcasting House. Archived frae the oreeginal on 12 January 2009. Retrieved 31 March 2015. The Spectrum's reign as the UK's most popular computer was brief but its legacy and the affection in which it is held remains to this day.