Amstrad's PCs

Dan Williams williams.dan at
Fri Nov 24 02:23:25 CST 2006

On 24/11/06, Chris M <chrism3667 at> wrote:
> not the one with the "pop-up" lcd, but didn't Amstrad
> make a Atari ST-looking model (essentially a whole
> computer in the keyboard) with presumably an 8088?
> Can't find it on Not much but the
> above mentioned PPC-640 shows up in an casual google
> search.
>  Actually maybe it had an 8086.
>  Actually maybe the thing I forgot to bid on (a long
> time ago) didn't have an Intel proc at all, and the
> auction lied or was misinformed.
>  Though off the subject, I'm desirous of obtaining the
> Franklin PC 5000, 6000, 8000, you know that tawdry
> looking brown peecee thing. Offlist please.
They had 2 models one was a pc20 which was grey and the pc200 Sinclair
badged which was black. It was an 8086 with a healthy 512Kb ram


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