The Big Book of Amiga Hardware
Amiga History Guide
The Amiga 500 - also known as the A500 (or its code name " Rock Lobster ") - was the first “low-end” Commodore Amiga 16 / 32-bit multimedia home/ personal computer . It was announced at the winter Consumer Electronics Show in January 1987 - at the same time as the high-end Amiga 2000 - and competed directly against the Atari 520ST . Before Amiga 500 was shipped, Commodore suggested that the list price of the Amiga 500 was $595.95 USD without a monitor. Amiga 500
Amiga The former Amiga logo, as used by Commodore-Amiga Inc The Amiga 1000 (1985) was the first model released The Amiga is a family of personal computers sold by Commodore in the 1980s and 1990s. The first model was launched in 1985 as a high-end home computer and became popular for its graphical, audio and multi-tasking abilities.