Amstrad PC 640K

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The PPC640 is the 640k version of the PPC512. It looks identical to the PPC512, except that its casing is a darker shade of grey.


  • 8086 or V30 at 8MHz
  • 640k RAM
  • One or two 720k 3.5" floppy drives
  • Built-in display adaptor compatible with CGA or MDA.
  • 640x200 built-in LCD
  • Real time clock
  • 102-key keyboard (standard AT layout)
  • Built-in 2400 baud modem
  • Software: MS-DOS 3.3, Organizer, Mirror II modem software
  • Can run off mains, batteries, car cigarette lighter or PC1640 monitor


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Alvaro Seica