Geek Fact for December 13th


In 1982, 
Atari released the 1200XL home computer.

Priced starting at $900, the Atari 1200XL featured a 1.79MHz MOS 6502C processor, 64KB RAM, and 256 color capability.

Learn more at http://www.atarimuseum.com/computers/8BITS/1200xl/1200xl.html.

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