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Jupiter Cantab

Jupiter Cantab Ltd was formed by Richard Altwasser and Stephen Vickers in 1982 who had been on the design team for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Jupiter Cantab went into liquidation in 1984.

Timeline for Jupiter Cantab :

Date Event
31 Mar 1983 News Article : Software boost for Jupiter Ace


Hardware Products

Jupiter Ace

Jupiter Ace
1st January 1982
The Jupiter ACE was a British home computer, which was released in 1982 by a company called Jupiter Cantab.

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Computer

Jupiter Ace

Jupiter Ace
1st January 1982
The Jupiter ACE was a British home computer, which was released in 1982 by a company called Jupiter Cantab.

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Computer

Jupiter Ace

Jupiter Ace
1st January 1982
The Jupiter ACE was a British home computer, which was released in 1982 by a company called Jupiter Cantab.

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Computer

Jupiter Ace in replacement Camputers Lynx Case

Jupiter Ace in replacement Camputers Lynx Case
1983
The owner of this Jupiter ACE has replaced the original case with one belonging to a Camputers Lynx.

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Computer


Software Products

Gobbledegook

Gobbledegook
Unknown
A Pac-man clone for the Jupiter Ace.

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab Ltd
Type : Software - Game

Jupiter Ace Demonstration Tape

Jupiter Ace Demonstration Tape
1984
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Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Software


Promotional Items

Jupiter Ace - Sales Leaflet

Jupiter Ace - Sales Leaflet
Unknown
A4 - 4 Page Colour Sales Leaflet "An exciting new concept in personal computing" Includes full technical information...

Manufacturer : Jupiter Cantab
Type : Promotional Item


 

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