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I saw that the University i'm at had one of these beasts on the shelf in the tech room:



how much are these worth nowadays? any memories conjured up? interesting facts?

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No clue but I saw one of these in the hallways last semester. It was free apparently.

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No clue but I saw one of these in the hallways last semester. It was free apparently.
i would of took it out of interest!

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i would of took it out of interest!
I would have too but my locker was full. T_T"

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I wish I had one of those... I mistakenly got rid of a Classic II. Any of the SE/Classic/Classic II/128k/512k/etc. models go for good money on eBay.

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Best place to pick one up is at a garage sale. When the weather gets a bit warmer and the garage sales start going, keep your eyes open. Most folks that put them out in garage sales have no idea what their value is.
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what year is it from?

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Cool, I want it!

Original Price: $4,369 US
Introduced: January 1989
Discontinued: October 1991

Processor Speed: 16 MHz
System Bus: 16 MHz
Storage: 40 - 80 MB
Maximum RAM: 128 MB (Actual) 32 MB (Apple)
Graphics Card: None

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i mentioned it to the technician, i went "wow, you have a macintosh SE!" and he went "what? oh that, its just an old mac to me mate."

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man, the cheapest on ebay is 50.00.

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how much are these worth nowadays? any memories conjured up? interesting facts?
Pictured is the "dual-floppy" version of the Macintosh SE. It also came in a single floppy & hard drive version (which I purchased an example of about 2 weeks ago for $15.00).

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I have it's brother the Mac Plus (April 1987). bought it in December 1987 as a Christmas present to myself ($3999.95); great present back in the day. Came with 1 MB of ram, but had it upgraded to 4 MB (that was the max).
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Pictured is the "dual-floppy" version of the Macintosh SE. It also came in a single floppy & hard drive version (which I purchased an example of about 2 weeks ago for $15.00).

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I have it's brother the Mac Plus (April 1987). bought it in December 1987 as a Christmas present to myself ($3999.95); great present back in the day. Came with 1 MB of ram, but had it upgraded to 4 MB (that was the max).
what did you used to use them for?

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what did you used to use them for?
The same EXACT things we use computers for today!!!

What did you think computers from the late 80's/early 90's were used for???

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