Sinclair ZX Spectrum+ microcomputer

Made:
1984 in United Kingdom
maker:
Sinclair Research Limited

Sinclair ZX Spectrum+ microcomputer The British classic loved by many

Sinclair ZX Spectrum+ microcomputer. Serial No A8-090604.

Sinclair ZX Spectrum+ microcomputer, made by Sinclair Research Limited in 1984.

The ZX Spectrum+ was an updated version of the first ZX Spectrum released two years earlier, eight different models would be released between 1982 and 1992. The differences were largely cosmetic, with the rubber keyboard being replaced with plastic buttons and two flip down feet added to the underside of the keyboard. This version, the Spectrum+, sold for £179.95.

Games were read from audio cassette and allowed bedroom coders to make their own titles.

Details

Category:
Computing & Data Processing
Object Number:
2008-5038
Materials:
electronic components, plastic (unidentified)
type:
personal computer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • computer
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford

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