INTELLIVISION | MATTEL | 100% RETRO | EN

Intellivision

Intellivision is an exciting console, a 16-bit machine launched in 1979, on which its creator, Mattel Electronics, created a whole universe with a single objective: to conquer the video game market and crush its most direct rival, the Atari 2600.

To achieve its goal, the giant Mattel created the most powerful console of its time, a second-generation technological beast that, the same year as the premiere of “Apocalypse Now”, promised: Modem, cable game, keyboard module, BASIC programming , synthesizer, printer… And video games, also video games.

COMPANY:MATTEL ELECTRONICS
CONSOLE GENERATION:2ND GENERATION OF CONSOLES
RELEASE DATE:1979 in the United States
1982 in France
1982 in Japan
GAMES CATALOGUE:132 games until 1989
SOLD UNITS:4 million worldwide
LAUNCH PRICE:$275 in the United States
PROCESSOR:CPU General Instrument CP1610 16-bit at 2 MHz
FORMAT: Cartridge and cassette (with peripheral)
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APF-M1000 and APF-MP1000 | 100% RETRO | EN

APF-MP1000

The APF-M1000 and APF-MP1000 is the second generation console that the North American company APF Electronics Inc, a company created by the brothers Al & Phil Friedman, designed to face the then all-powerful Atari 2600.

The APF-M1000/APF-MP1000 retro video game console had an 8-bit CPU inside and incorporated the new cartridge format, a revolution in an era previously marked by dedicated Pong-type consoles. Video games as we know them today came with this new generation.

COMPANY:APF Electronics Inc
CONSOLE GENERATION:2ND GENERATION OF CONSOLES
RELEASE DATE:1978 North America
GAMES CATALOG:Official 13 on BASIC +1 cartridge (including the APF Imagination Machine).
LAUNCH PRICE:US$ 129.95 // US$ 599 the APF Imagination Machine
PROCESSOR:Motorola 6800 8-bit
FORMAT: Cartridge
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