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Which is better: Sinclair or Amstrad?

Sinclair
36
63%
Amstrad
21
37%
 
Total votes: 57

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Post by Opa-Opa » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:28 am

woody.cool wrote:
:lol: :lol: :lol: You speccy owners keep forgetting what cutting edge technology is! :lol: :lol: :lol:
No we don't, we laugh every time we remember Sir Clive selling it to AMS....

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Post by woody.cool » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:33 am

I'm only 'aving a laugh really - the Speccy & the Amstrad both have their merits.

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Post by Opa-Opa » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:39 am

I'm not, I HATE the CPC machines :D

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Post by woody.cool » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:44 am

Opa-Opa wrote:I'm not, I HATE the CPC machines :D
Each to their own!

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Post by Opa-Opa » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:46 am

Its all a laugh in'it - :lol:

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Post by woody.cool » Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:47 am

Opa-Opa wrote:Its all a laugh in'it - :lol:
Ya Ha!

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Post by DJevAL » Sun Jul 22, 2007 9:47 pm

Amstrad.

Everyone had 'their' machine in the 80s and you wouldn't normally think twice about buying the competitor machine as well - there wasn't much point when games were 99% of the time released on all 3 formats. More people had Speccy's and C64s yes, but they came slightly before Amstrad. We all have our rose tinted spectacles blah blah ...

I had a ZX and a CPC, but the choice of having a couple of colours or 16 colours, plus with the inbuilt tape deck was far more reliable for loading games (that is before Amstrad themselves bought out Sinclair and re-made them) put simply the CPC won out every time and the Speccy put in the cupboard.

Dont get me wrong - I loved the Speccy, but I love the Amstrad more :)

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Post by Bub&Bob » Mon Jul 23, 2007 11:45 am

dr_bob wrote:
Bub&Bob wrote:
Sorry, but this has been done. Despite the controversy, the 8-bit poll showed that the majority considered the Spectrum better so why are we going through all of this again?

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...er what??
No it didnt?
I mean't when the poll was published in the magazine!
The dry fart for Barry MacDermot and all the cancer patients in the Glamorgan testicle ward

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Post by Dudley » Mon Jul 23, 2007 11:56 am

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Post by necronom » Mon Jul 23, 2007 3:33 pm

I'm sure more Spectrum people did that. At the beginning there were loads of new Spectrum voters (handy for the cut off point which the mag used). One even admitted to doing it over 20 times.

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Post by ivarf » Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:00 pm

Which is better?

Sinclair
Amstrad
Sky


another one:

Commodore
Atari
Amiga
Warner
Infogrammes
Ocean

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Post by TMR » Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:11 pm

ivarf wrote:Which is better?

Sinclair
Amstrad
Sky


another one:

Commodore
Atari
Amiga
Warner
Infogrammes
Ocean
Yes.

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Post by SirClive » Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:25 pm

ivarf wrote:Which is better?

Sinclair
Amstrad
Sky


another one:

Commodore
Atari
Amiga
Warner
Infogrammes
Ocean
Both
Image


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Post by Spector » Mon Aug 06, 2007 5:32 pm

ivarf wrote:Which is better?

Sinclair
Amstrad
Sky


another one:

Commodore
Atari
Amiga
Warner
Infogrammes
Billy Ocean
Definitely Billy Ocean.

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