Inside the Atari 800

It's the 30th anniversary of this 8-bit PC classic. We celebrate the occasion as we always do, by tearing the product apart and showing you the pieces.

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Now we're ready to take this beast apart. Upon flipping the 800 over, we notice that the computer's stylish form extends even to the bottom of the case, which was designed by Atari employee Kevin McKinsey. A plain white label identifies the model number and the serial number (inset)- somewhat worse for wear after decades of being scuffed. Only five screws separate us from the 800's glorious innards.

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