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BIT 60

This obscure computer is said to be compatible with the Atari VCS 2600 game system. This feature is typical of eastern countries such has Korea or Honk-Kong where copyrights were not very respected. The Laser 2001 for example is also known to accept Colecovision and Atari cartridges through a special extension. The Hanimex Pencil II was also supposed to accept Colecovision cartridges. And indeed, the cartridge slot of the BIT-60 seems very similar to the VCS-2600 one !

It seems that there has been at least two different version of the BIT-60 (see more pictures section). The one picture here with a chicklet keyboard, two joystick ports on the front side and two buttons on the left of the cartridge slot (start & select ?), and a later model with a different case, a mechanical keyboard and no more joystick ports on the front...

The BIT-60 and its brother the BIT-90 had no success and disappeared quickly surely because of copyright issues.

We need more info about this computer ! If you designed, used, or have more info about this system, please send us pictures or anything you might find useful.




MANUFACTURER  Bit Corporation
TYPE  Home Computer
YEAR  1983
KEYBOARD  QWERTY, full-stroke keyboard (47 keys) or chicklet keyboard (46 keys) depending models
CPU  MOS 6502
SPEED  1 Mhz
RAM  2 kb (up to 32 kb)
ROM  8 kb
TEXT MODES  26 x 24
GRAPHIC MODES  196 x 156
COLORS  128 colors
SOUND  2 channels
SIZE / WEIGHT  Unknown
I/O PORTS  Cartridge slot, TV aerial (HF modulator) video output, 2 x joystick ports (Atari standard), cassette interface
PERIPHERALS  Memory expansion
PRICE  Unknown

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