log in | register | forums
Show:
Go:
Forums
Username:

Password:

User accounts
Register new account
Forgot password
Forum stats
List of members
Search the forums

Advanced search
Recent discussions
- Wakefield 2018 Show Report (News:)
- Wakefield 2018 show in pIctures (News:)
- New edition of Archive lands on my doorstep... (News:)
- Wakefield 2018 Show Preview (News:)
- DDE tools update released (News:4)
- March News Round-up (News:1)
- Drag'n'drop winter 2018 edition reviewed (News:)
- RISC OS interview with Tim H-Smith (News:1)
- 55 BBC Micro Books on CD (News:)
- RISC OS interview with Richard Keefe (News:3)
Related articles
- Rounding Up February
- Wakefield 2003 - the preview
- Wakefield 2001 show report
- RISC OS 2002 show
- Wakefield 2000 show report
- Wakefield 2006 show report
- Wakey Wakey, it's show time again!
- RISC OS - 24 bits
- 50,000 shares, Iyonix Select and a Belated Happy Birthday
- eBay watch: Risc PC upgrades and Vintage Acorn
Latest postings RSS Feeds
RSS 2.0 | 1.0 | 0.9
Atom 0.3
Misc RDF | CDF
Site Search
 
Article archives
The Icon Bar: News and features: eBay Watch: Phoebe, Kinetic, and StrongARM
 

eBay Watch: Phoebe, Kinetic, and StrongARM

Posted by Andrew Duffell on 10:56, 1/5/2004 | , , , , , , , ,
 
PhoebeOnce again there are some more great buys on eBay. After browsing the list of RISC OS related items I have uncovered three items that may be of interest to both RISC OS users and collectors.
The fabled Acorn Phoebe has turned up on eBay, although it isn't really a Phoebe, but a StrongARM, RISC OS 4 Risc PC in a Phoebe box. Interest has come from well known RISC OS users such as Martin Hansen. This auction is already over 150 with postage in the region of 12.50
Also appearing this week is a very high spec Kinetic RiscPC with 194MB memory, RISC OS Select, 100MB/S Ethernet, and more. This is currently in the region of 200 and is expect to rise a lot higher.
Finally, wooyay has listed a 200MHz StrongARM for a Risc PC which is currently under 50. StrongARMs are a must for RiscPC users who want to use most software at a reasonable speed, and usually sell for in the region of 100
 
Links:
Phoebe Risc PC
Kinetic Risc PC
StrongARM Processor Card

 
  eBay Watch: Phoebe, Kinetic, and StrongARM
  martin (23:43 8/5/2004)
 
martin hansen Message #92905, posted by martin at 23:43, 8/5/2004
Member
Posts: 17
Well done Phil Webster - your excellent bidding tactics have just out foxed me for the Pheobe - Phew that was tense I need a drink - Almost £250 - Andrew will be pleased !
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 

The Icon Bar: News and features: eBay Watch: Phoebe, Kinetic, and StrongARM