WHEN I was undergoing the six-year process of changing from a boy into technically and legally a man, I owned a Sinclair ZX Spectrum
Mary Whitehouse attacked the new threat of video nasties such as Cannibal Holocaust, and the invasion of the home computer, led by the BBC Micro and the Sinclair ZX Spectrum
, began in earnest.
Anyone who had a ZX Spectrum computer as a kid will love reliving their childhood with this Bluetooth Sinclair ZX Spectrum
uk, has preloaded 1,000 games into its Sinclair ZX Spectrum
VEGA games console, which hit stores last week.
It was a competitor to the popular Sinclair ZX Spectrum
, but the basic model was also slightly cheaper at pounds 129.
My present computer - and all those before it right back to my long-deceased Sinclair ZX Spectrum
- don't care one jot whether I love them or hate them.
Sinclair ZX Spectrum
THE daddy of the home computer, the Spectrum was Sir Clive Sinclair's greatest achievement.
The first computer I ever used was at the age of six in the summer of 1985 and it was a Sinclair ZX Spectrum
For anyone who grew up in the 80s, it's a nostalgic reminder, especially when Huw gives Maurice a stateof-the-art Sinclair ZX Spectrum
then spends the day trying to load a game from temperamental and nerveshredding shrieking tapes.
1982 - home computers the Sinclair ZX Spectrum
and Commodore 64 released
Sir Alan founded Amstrad in 1968 and it became one of the biggest players in the PC market in the 1980s, launching the best-selling Sinclair ZX Spectrum
When I was about six or seven I got a Sinclair ZX Spectrum
128k for either my birthday or Christmas.