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Name: John
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Date: Around 1995


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How much RAM did the early computers -- ENIAC, ENIGMA, UNIVAC -- generally have? What about speed? How many megahertz did they run at? I would like to know how they compare to a Macintosh LC II with 4 mbs of RAM and operat- ing at 16 mhz.



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Well, I know for one thing their clock speeds were measured in Kilo-hertz, not Megahertz. I think ENIAC ran at something like 100 kHz. And RAM was in kilobytes (actually they did not really have RAM - I do not really know what their memory configurations were, but space was definitely limited). How do they line up against a Mac LC II? Your Mac would blow them away.

A Smith


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