[rescue] Commodore Pricing(PET era)

Mike Meredith very at zonky.org
Mon May 21 16:06:30 CDT 2007

On Mon, 21 May 2007 15:44:11 -0500 (CDT), Lionel Peterson wrote:
> Currently reading "On The Edge" [0], and it is very clear that
> Commodore was able to get much higher prices in Europe than in USA,
> the first PET sold for $1,295 in Europe vs. $795 in the USA.[1]
> Pricing on subsequent models has not been read yet ;^)


Not quite the first PET, but my dad put up with the ZX81 keyboard for a
week before sending it back and buying a PET at 7 times the price (a
4008 for roughly B#700).

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