The Commodore 64 is finally back, but not it's no longer the old farm hand that you remember. While the big wigs of the modern computer industry are aggressively forging ahead into futuristic territory, one company has decided that there is an intangible value in consumer nostalgia and have beefed up an old friend in response.
Although from the outside this new Commodore 64 looks almost exactly like its 1982 namesake, it has modern day muscle inside it that allows gives it a fighting chance in today's computer market. And for those feeling real pang of longing for the good old days, it even has the capacity to be run in a Commodore 64 emulator mode which seamlessly recreates the original model's user experience.
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The Commodore 64 is Back and Sexier Than Ever
- By: Jordan MJan 7, 2011