Re: R: [stella] PCMSG 2.5 (Oystron?

Subject: Re: R: [stella] PCMSG 2.5 (Oystron?
From: Greg Miller <gmiller@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 1997 15:38:36 -0500
Piero Cavina wrote:
> Now it seems stranger to me why the 2600 has no video memory at all. I
> thought it was because at the time it was too expensive...

Well, I guess it depends on what you consider too expensive... What were the
original retail prices of the 2600 and O2? And there might have been some
other part of the 2600 whose cost they had to make up for.

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