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'1st Prototype' Apple-1 - number 1 in the Registry

Version

Hand wired

Location

unknown

Verification

Might no longer exist.

Last update

Dec 06, 2018


Website / Pictures

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Article and Pictures

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Description

It is the first prototype hand wired by Steve Wozniak.Steve used point to point soldered wiring rather than wire wrap because it was easier to follow the wiring once built up.
The prototype is shown in an early video by Steve Wozniak himself (Video section of this page). In an interview Woz talked about th upper board you can see in pictures. There are 4 white 2 KB EPROMs and that's how he developed BASIC and other routines of the Apple-1


History

At one time in Apple Computer's History display - Woz indicates that the current location is unknownIt is possible that a second unit was built - Woz's memory is hazy about number he made.An early Apple employee mentioned that there was a fire in Woz's garage at one point, and it may have been destroyed.


Video

Youtube video with the prototype

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Change log (since March 20, 2018)

Mar 23, 2018: Website(s)
Mar 24, 2018: Description
Apr 02, 2018: Description




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