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Amiga brand resurrected for performance PC line

Amiga brand resurrected for performance PC line

Some brands are never allowed to rest in peace, such as poor old Amiga. The latest exhumation of the fondly-remembered home computer brand is to use the names of vintage Commodore Amiga models for a line of new, retro-looking performance PCs (via CVG).

The new Amigas are described as a "reboot and re-imagining" of the classic line-up, made with the mantra of "beautiful, high-performance, home computers for creativity and entertainment." Running the modern-day Commodore OS and with emulation support for classic Amiga software, they'll attempt to recapture that classic Amiga multi-discipline flavour with a mix of games and multimedia creation tools--yes, including hallowed ray tracing software. They'll also be able to boot to Windows, or run Windows programs inside Commodore OS. Read more »

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