NeXT Computers

NeXT Software Inc. was founded in 1985 by Steve Jobs after he resigned from Apple Computer. Their computers were advanced but expensive and therefore not as commercially successful as other computers of the era. The NeXT operating system, NeXT Step, was based around Unix and in 1996 Apple Computer bought NeXT computers for $400 million and used the NeXT operating system as the basis for Mac OS X. 
 

NeXT Software Inc. Computers



NeXT Software Inc. was founded in 1985 by Steve Jobs after he resigned from Apple Computer. Their computers were advanced but expensive and therefore not as commercially successful as other computers of the era. The NeXT operating system, NeXT Step, was based around Unix and in 1996 Apple Computer bought NeXT computers for $400 million and used the NeXT operating system as the basis for Mac OS X.
 

Computers

NeXT Cube N1000

NeXT Cube N1000
1st January 1988
The NeXT Computer and the NeXT Cube was developed by NeXT from 1988 until 1993.

Manufacturer : NeXT
Type : Computer

NeXTstation N1100

NeXTstation N1100
1990
NeXTstation was a high-end workstation computer developed, manufactured and sold by NeXT from 1990 until 1993.

Manufacturer : NeXT
Type : Computer

NeXTstation N1100 (2)

NeXTstation N1100 (2)
March 1990
NeXTstation was a high-end workstation computer developed, manufactured and sold by NeXT from 1990 until 1993.

Manufacturer : NeXT
Type : Computer


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