What systems do you own?

Discuss any non-PC-98 computers here. Commodore, Apple, DEC, Amiga, IBM, Sharp, MSX, etc – all are welcome!
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What systems do you own?

Post by Shorono » Tue May 30, 2017 6:34 pm

Hey guys, I'm curious as to what hardware you guys have. I currently have:

2x IBM Personal Computer 300PL (one FreeDOS one Win98SE)
IBM RISC System/6000 250 (Not operational WIP)
Commodore 64 Breadbin (Temporary out of service, started freezing on me)
NEC PC-98Xa7 (Currently in the mail)

As well as some modern computers.
Feel free to add games consoles/other hardware you feel is relevant.

It's nice to know what everyone has so you know who to bother for assistance :^)

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Re: What systems do you own?

Post by cuba200611 » Tue May 30, 2017 9:36 pm

Well, for retro computers, I currently have:
  • A Compaq Evo N600C laptop, with a Pentium III (Tualatin) running at 1.2 GHz with 256 MB (can be upgraded to one whole gig) of RAM and a 30 GB hard drive. No OS installed (Maybe Gentoo)
  • A Dell Inspirion CPi laptop, with a Pentium II running at 333 MHz with 128 MB of RAM and a 30 GB hard drive. I plan to install Windows 2k on it.
And I have my PC-9821Xb10 coming via Fedex, in which it will arrive by Saturday. It has a Pentium running at 100 MHz, with an unknown amount of RAM and a 850 MB hard drive with DOS and a CAD program installed. Only PCM sound, though, so I really need an 86 or compatible board.
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Re: What systems do you own?

Post by SkyeWelse » Tue May 30, 2017 11:15 pm

These are the computers and consoles that I own currently:

American Computers
Lenovo Y510P
Dell OptiPlex GX520
Dell OptiPlex GX620
Dell Dimension 5100
several other PCs of various custom builds in generic casings

Japanese Computers

NEC
NEC PC-98 DO
NEC PC-9821 Ce2
NEC Versa LX

MSX
Panasonic FS-A1GT MSX turbo R
Panasonic FS-A1WSX MSX (currently under repair)
Sony HitBit HB-101
Zemmix Neo Lite

SHARP
X68000 XVI
X68000 XVI (currently under repair)
X68000 Expert

Consoles

NINTENDO
Nintendo Entertainment System
Nintendo Famicom (Ver.01)
Nintendo Famicom Disk System
Nintendo Famicom (Control Deck Version)
Nintendo/Sharp Twin Famicom (Ver. 01 Model)
Super Nintendo
Nintendo 64
Nintendo GameCube w/ Game Boy Player
Nintendo Wii
Nintendo Wii U
Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Game Boy
Nintendo Game Boy Advance
Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP
Nintendo DS XL
Nintendo 3DS XL
Nintendo New 3DS XL

SEGA
Sega Master System
Sega Genesis (Model 1)
Sega Genesis (Core System 2)
Sega Genesis (Core System 3)
Sega CD (ver.01)
Sega 32X
Sega Saturn
Sega Dream Cast
Sega GameGear

NEC
NEC TurboGrafx 16
NEC PC Engine Duo RX

SONY
Sony Playstation
Sony PSOne (slim ver.)
Sony Playstation 2
Sony Playstation 2 (slim)
Sony Playstation 3 (slim)
Sony PlayStation 4
Sony PlayStation VR
Sony Playstation Portable (3000 series)
Sony Playstation Portable Go (N1000 series)
Sony PlayStation Vita (PCH-1000)

MICROSOFT
Xbox
Xbox 360

OTHER
Atari 2600 (Wood Grain Model)
Matel Intellivision (Ver.01)
Phillips CD-i 220
Panasonic FZ-1 R.E.A.L. 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Tiger R-Zone
Tiger Game.com
Sony Xperia Z Tablet
Apple iPhone 6

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Re: What systems do you own?

Post by myon » Wed May 31, 2017 8:05 am

PC-98 computers
  • PC-9821 V12
  • PC-9821 Nr150 (broken, removed YMF288 from it)
I really want a PC-98 compatible EPSON PC, mainly for their different font rom. Some programs and OSes did crazy things like using the shape of the font to identify models.

MIDI modules
  • Roland SC-D70
  • Roland SD-20
  • Yamaha MU500
PPC Macs
  • PowerBook 1400
  • iBook G3

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Re: What systems do you own?

Post by mojyo314 » Sat Jun 10, 2017 5:39 pm

Sorry, for some reason there are these spaces between my listed items, making my post annoyingly long.

Computers:
  • HP Premier Experience laptop with Windows 7 installed
  • msi Wind Notebook (Windows XP)
  • HP Pavillion a820n (Windows XP) <- Been using this one since I was a toddler
  • Commodore 64 that only displayed on my tv for 2 seconds, but I got a ton of games for it anyway
Video game consoles:
Handhelds:
  • Nintendo DS Family (DS Lite, Pokémon Diamond/Pearl edition; DSi, neon blue; 3DS, turquoise)
  • Nintendo Gameboy Colour, purple; Gameboy Advance SP, silver
  • Sony PSP, Hannah Montana edition (don't make fun of me the purple colour is gorgeous); PSVita, black
Home consoles:
  • Sony Playstation Family (PS1, grey; PS2 slim, silver; PS3 slim, Uncharted 3 GOTY edition; PS4 slim, Uncharted 4 edition)
  • Nintendo Wii Family (Wii, white; WiiU, New Super Mario Bros. edition
  • SEGA Genesis, model 2
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Nintendo 64, grey
  • Nintendo Gamecube, silver
  • SEGA Dreamcast, white (faded to yellow)
  • Coleco Gemeni

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Re: What systems do you own?

Post by 98digger » Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:53 pm

So, I own several different older computers/consoles. My favorite is my PC-9821 Ce2 (of course lol).

Consoles
  • Atari 2600
  • NES
  • SNES
  • N64
  • Gamecube
  • Sega Genesis (model 1 with YM2612 and a model 2)
  • Sega Dreamcast
  • Sega Game Gear
  • Philips CD-i
  • PlayStation (SCPH-7501)
  • PlayStation 2 ("fat" model)
  • Playstation Portable
  • Game Boy Color
  • Game Boy Advance SP
  • Nintendo DS Lite
  • Nintendo DSi
  • New 3DS XL
Retro computers
  • Apple ][c
  • Apple ][GS
  • Macintosh LC-III
  • Power Macintosh G3 Beige
  • Commodore VIC-20
  • Commodore 64
  • NEC PC-9821 Ce2
  • Leading Edge Model D (PC-XT clone)
  • Some random old Packard Bell

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