Commodore

Commodore, the commonly used name for Commodore International, was a US electronics company based in West Chester, Pennsylvania which played a vital role in the development of the home–personal computer industry in the 1980s. The company is also known under the name of its R&D operation, Commodore Business Machines (CBM). Commodore developed and marketed the world's best-selling desktop computer, the Commodore 64 (1982). The company declared bankruptcy in 1994, but since then, there have been several attempts to revive its Amiga systems. The company revived in 2005 after a few mergers with Yeahronimo Media Ventures Inc., SATXS Communications BV, and Tulip Computers.
 

Commodore Computers



Computers

Commodore P50 Programmable Calculator

Commodore P50 Programmable Calculator
Unknown
With 12 digit Scientific notation The Commodore P50 is a programmable calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore C110

Commodore C110
1st September 1971
The Bowmar 901B, here with the OEM-label of Commodore Business Machines (CBM) was the first "True-Pocket-Size" calculator based on components of the Texas Instruments company.

Manufacturer : Commodore / Bowman
Type : Calculator

Commodore Minuteman 3

Commodore Minuteman 3
1973
In late 1973, Commodore introduced the Minuteman 3 series.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore US*5M Desktop Calculator

Commodore US*5M Desktop Calculator
1973
Desktop Memory Electronic Calculator Commodore US* 5M (1973) This desktop calculator (with a metal bracket tilt) operates with from battery or AC adapter (model DC730 Commodore or standard 7.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore 776M

Commodore 776M
1974
Commodore 776M The Commodore 776M is an arithmetic calculator with 7 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore LC925 Calculator

Commodore LC925 Calculator
1975
The Commodore LC925 is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore CBM US*121P

Commodore CBM US*121P
1975
The CBM US*121P is an electronic printer with memory and has reel of printer paper mounted on the rear of the unit...

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore model P50 Electronic Calculator

Commodore model P50 Electronic Calculator
1975
Commodore Business Machines (CBM), best known for their innovative and popular personal computers such as the VIC-20, 64, and Amiga, was a pioneering and major force in the pocket calculator industry.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore SR-1800 Calculator

Commodore SR-1800 Calculator
1976
The Commodore SR-1800 is an electronic calculator made by Commodore.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore GL-989R

Commodore GL-989R
1976
One of a line of Commodore Calculators that has a rechargeable internal battery charged by an external PSU, very forward thinking for the time.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore 9R-25

Commodore 9R-25
1976
One of a line of Calculators that has a rechargeable internal battery charged by an external PSU, very forward thinking for the time.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore 796M Calculator

Commodore 796M Calculator
1976
A basic four-function calculator, available in a variety of colours.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore 2000K Games Console

Commodore 2000K Games Console
1977
Following Commodore’s acquisition of MOS technologies (famous for producing the later 6502 chip for the PET), the Pong-like TV Game consoles 2000K and 3000H made their appearance.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Game Console

Commodore PET 3016

Commodore PET 3016
1977
Commodore CBM 3016 or PET 2001-16N The first all-in-one home computer from Commodore was the PET.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore LC5K Calculator

Commodore LC5K Calculator
1977
The Commodore LC5K is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Calculator

Commodore 3000H Games Console

Commodore 3000H Games Console
1977
Following Commodore’s acquisition of MOS technologies (famous for producing the later 6502 chip for the PET), the Pong-like TV Game consoles 2000K and 3000H made their appearance.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Game Console

Commodore PET 2001

Commodore PET 2001
June 1977
The PET was one of the biggest sellers in the 1979 / 1980 period, when computers were aimed at both the home and business market.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 2001 (Blue Label)

Commodore PET 2001 (Blue Label)
June 1977
The PET was one of the biggest sellers in the 1979 / 1980 period, when computers were aimed at both the home and business market.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 2001-32

Commodore PET 2001-32
June 1978
The PET was one of the biggest sellers in the 1979 / 1980 period, when computers were aimed at both the home and business market.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 8032SK

Commodore PET 8032SK
1979
The PET has a special place in the history of micro-computers, as it was one of the biggest sellers in the 1979 /1980 period.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET CBM 3008

Commodore PET CBM 3008
1979
The PET has a special place in the history of micro-computers, as it was one of the biggest sellers in the 1979 /1980 period, when computers were aimed at both the home and business market.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 3032

Commodore PET 3032
1979
Production start 1979 RAM 32kb ROM CPU 6502 - 1 Mhz Text (Cols x Rows) 40 x 25 This CBM 3032 is a successor to the Commodore PET, it has a bigger keyboard and 32KB dynamic RAM memory.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 8096SK

Commodore PET 8096SK
1980
The Commodore PET (Personal Electronic Transactor) was a home/personal computer produced from 1977 by Commodore International.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 4032

Commodore PET 4032
May 1980
Commodore CBM 4032-32N The final version of what could be thought of as the "classic" PET was the PET 4000 series.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PET 4008

Commodore PET 4008
May 1980
The Commodore PET 4008 was the base model of the 4000 series with just 8K of RAM.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Super Pet

Commodore Super Pet
1981
The Commodore SuperPET also known as the SP9000, was developed with the University of Waterloo of Ontario Canada.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore VC-20

Commodore VC-20
1981
The VC 20 is the model of Vic 20 sold in Germany and is identical to other Vics technically, just the name badge is different, to avoid ambiguous pronunciation.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore VIC-20

Commodore VIC-20
1981
The VIC-20 is an 8-bit home computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Pet 8032-32B

Commodore Pet 8032-32B
1982
The Commodore PET (Personal Electronic Transactor) was a home/personal computer produced from 1977 by Commodore International.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore P500

Commodore P500
1982
Untitled DocumentThe P500 is a member of the Commodore PET-II family of computers.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64

Commodore 64
August 1982
The Commodore 64 was one of the most successful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993 !

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Pet 8296-D

Commodore Pet 8296-D
1983
The Commodore PET (Personal Electronic Transactor) was a home/personal computer produced from 1977 by Commodore International.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore SX-64 (110v US)

Commodore SX-64 (110v US)
1983
The Commodore SX-64, also known as the Executive 64, or VIP-64 in Europe, was a portable, briefcase/suitcase-size "luggable" version of the popular Commodore 64 home computer and holds the distinction of being the first full-color portable computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore SX-64 (240V UK)

Commodore SX-64 (240V UK)
1983
The Commodore SX-64, also known as the Executive 64, or VIP-64 in Europe, was a portable, briefcase/suitcase-size "luggable" version of the popular Commodore 64 home computer and holds the distinction of being the first full-color portable computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 16

Commodore 16
1984
The Commodore 16 was a home computer made by Commodore, released in 1984.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Plus 4

Commodore Plus 4
1984
The Commodore Plus/4 was a home computer released in 1984 The "Plus/4" name refers to the four-application ROM resident office suite (word processor, spreadsheet, database, and graphing); it was bill...

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore C128

Commodore C128
January 1985
The Commodore 128 (C128, CBM 128, C=128) home/personal computer was the last 8-bit machine commercially released by Commodore Business Machines (CBM).

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 128D

Commodore 128D
December 1985
Commodore 128D The Commodore 128 personal computer was the last 8-bit machine commercially released by Commodore Business Machines (CBM).

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga A2000

Commodore Amiga A2000
1987
Two years after the initial Amiga launch, Commodore released their replacement to the ageing Amiga 1000.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga A500

Commodore Amiga A500
1987
The Amiga 500, also known as the A500 (or its code name 'Rock Lobster'), was the first "low-end" Commodore Amiga 16/32-bit multimedia home/personal computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga A500 Class of the 90s Pack

Commodore Amiga A500 Class of the 90s Pack
1987
The Amiga 500, also known as the A500 (or its code name 'Rock Lobster'), was the first "low-end" Commodore Amiga 16/32-bit multimedia home/personal computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore PC-I

Commodore PC-I
1987
The Commodore PC compatible systems are a range of IBM PC compatible personal computers introduced in 1984 by home computer manufacturer Commodore Business Machines.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64 C German

Commodore 64 C German
March 1987
The Commodore 64 was one of the most succesful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993!

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64 C Hollywood Presents Pack

Commodore 64 C Hollywood Presents Pack
March 1987
The Commodore 64 was one of the most successful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993!

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64 C

Commodore 64 C
March 1987
The Commodore 64 was one of the most succesful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993!

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64 C Terminator 2 Pack

Commodore 64 C Terminator 2 Pack
March 1987
The Commodore 64 was one of the most succesful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993!

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga A500 Plus

Commodore Amiga A500 Plus
April 1987
Commodore Amiga A500 Plus Serial Number : 055320 Extras Dustcover...

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore 64 C Light Fantastic Pack

Commodore 64 C Light Fantastic Pack
March 1989
The Commodore 64 was one of the most succesful home computers in the world selling around 11-17 million units between 1982 to 1993!

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga 1500

Commodore Amiga 1500
1990
The A1500 was a UK-specific machine derived from the A2000.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore C286-LT Portable

Commodore C286-LT Portable
1990
Commodore C286-LT Portable Procesor: 80C286 12.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore C64 GS Games System

Commodore C64 GS Games System
December 1990
The Commodore 64 Games System (often abbreviated C64GS) was the cartridge-based game console version of the popular Commodore 64 home computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Game Console

Commodore C386SX-LT

Commodore C386SX-LT
1991
The Commodore C386SX-LT is a laptop computer system with external power supply, disk drive, TFT screen and a motherboard.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore CDTV

Commodore CDTV
March 1991
Launched in March 1991, the Commodore CDTV was a multimedia platform developed by Commodore International.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Game Console

Commodore Amiga A600HD

Commodore Amiga A600HD
1992
The Commodore Amiga 600, also known as the A600 (codenamed "June Bug" after a B-52s song), was a home computer introduced at the CeBIT show in March 1992.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga A600

Commodore Amiga A600
March 1992
The Amiga 500, also known as the A500, was the first "low-end” Commodore Amiga 16/32 personal computer.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga 4000

Commodore Amiga 4000
October 1992
The Commodore Amiga 4000, or A4000, is the successor of the A2000 and A3000 computers.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga 1200

Commodore Amiga 1200
21st October 1992
The Amiga 1200, or A1200 (code-named 'Channel Z'), was Commodore International's third-generation Amiga computer, aimed at the home market.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer

Commodore Amiga CD32

Commodore Amiga CD32
September 1993
The (Commodore) Amiga CD32 was the First 32-bit CD-ROM based video game console release in Western Europe and Canada.

Manufacturer : Commodore
Type : Computer


Date Event
13 Dec 1928 Jack Tramiel is Born
1954 Jack Tramiel starts Commodore
1965 Commodore Business Machines (CBM) is founded.
1 Apr 1976 Calculator market expands
6 Apr 1977 Commodore International shows its Commodore PET 2001
12 Aug 1977 Radio Shack announces TRS-80 computer
May 1981 VIC-20 Released in Europe & US
Aug 1982 Commodore 64 Released
Aug 1982 Dragon 32 Released
1985 First Commodore Amiga released
1985 First Commodore Amiga Released
Jan 1985 Commodore 128 Released
1987 Commodore release the Amiga 500 and the Amiga 2000
1990 Commodore releases the Amiga 3000
1992 Commodore releases the the Amiga 500+
1993 Commodore released the CD32 model
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