DEC PDP 8 (Programmed Data Processor) (1964)

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) PDP-8

The PDP-8, developed in 1964, was the first mass produced minicomputer. It was developed at the DEC plant in Reading, England. It sold for about $18,500 to $20,000.


The PDP-8 was a 16-bit machine. The PDP-8 was also known as the "Classic 8." It used the newly announced R Series logic.

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