The Commodore 64 computer comes back in the form of the smartphone
At the beginning of the 80th last century the whole world went mad on personal computers. Commodore 64 (64 – quantity of random access memory in kilobytes), let out on the market the Commodore International company became one of the most popular computers of that time. From 1982 to 1994 more than 30 million these computers that made this model the leader among all his competitors were sold. Years later the legendary computer comes back to us in a look … That would you think? Smartphone!
Certainly, it not the classical bulky computer in an appearance of a thin gadget, and only the smartphone under control of Android 5.0 with the built-in emulators of games for Commodore 64 and Amiga computers. The gamers subject to inflow of nostalgia, will be happy. As to other users – it is possible, they will be involved by pleasant design and the Commodore logo on a back cover of the smartphone.
How so left, what someone let out the smartphone under so known brand? The matter is that rights to use the Commodore trademark concerning mobile devices were got by the newly made Italian company Commodore Business Machines Limited. Now it can individually let out smartphones and tablets under the well-known brand.
The first smartphone of the company received the name Commodore Pet. The name is a gadget received in honor of the personal computer with the same name which has entered the market in 1977. At that time PET (Personal Electronic Transactor) did not receive a wide circulation so, maybe, his name will find the second life in the form of the smartphone today.
The smartphone is supplied with the screen with an IPS matrix 1920 x 1080, covered with Guerilla Glass 3 glass. In a gadget the eight-nuclear 64-bit Mediatek processor with frequency of 1,7 GHz, and also the ARM Mali T760 video chip is established. The battery of the smartphone has capacity of 3000 mAh, and the main chamber uses a 13-megapixel sensor of Sony with svetosily 2.0. Also you can establish in phone at once two SIM-cards with support of 4G-networks.
The smartphone will be on sale in two options. The first – from 16 GB of memory and 2 GB of the RAM will cost about 300 dollars, and the second – from 32 GB of memory and 3 GB of the RAM – 365 dollars. Also white and black coloring of the case will be available to buyers. The first inhabitants of Italy, Poland, France and Germany can get the Commodore Pet smartphone. Who knows, maybe, once it will reach and the Russian market.