My old Compaq Armada 1585DMT laptop/notebook/lappy...

Discussion in 'Compaq' started by Ant, Feb 24, 2013.

  1. Ant

    Ant Guest

    .... I used it almost daily in college. Yesterday, I pulled it out to see
    if it still works. Heh, I snicker/chucked at its 32 MB of RAM, Windows
    95 OSR2, my customized multi-config DOS boot menu, my animated Star Trek
    LCAR boot loader, my customized animated Windows icons, etc. It is crazy
    to see how thick and heavy this lappy is! Sheesh.

    FYI on its specifications from my old text file: Intel Pentium MMX 150
    Mhz with 32 MB of DIMM EDO RAM, 256k cache, 12" 16-bit high colors
    active matrix display at 800x600, Cirrus Logic CL-GD7548 (LCD PCI) with
    1 MB RAM, ES1878 AudioDrive PnP (without a true wavetable card), 10X
    Matshita UJDCD8700 IDE CD-ROM drive, internal Compaq Armada 1500 series
    336 Fax Modem (33.6k), 2.0 GB IDE harddrive, Netgear FA510 NIC (PCMCIA),
    2-button touchpad, and Windows 95.0b (OSR2; Internet Explorer 5.5SP2;
    DirectX 8.0). Yamaha SoftSynthesizer S-YG20 v1.091t3 in Windows for
    wavetable emulation in Windows.

    Heh. It is time to get rid of it!
    --
    "It's them!... Not THEM, the giant ants?!" --Girl and Crow
    /\___/\ Ant(Dude) @ http://antfarm.ma.cx (Personal Web Site)
    / /\ /\ \ Ant's Quality Foraged Links: http://aqfl.net
    | |o o| |
    \ _ / If crediting, then use Ant nickname and AQFL URL/link.
    ( ) If e-mailing, then axe ANT from its address if needed.
    A song is/was playing on this computer: Van Halen - Right Now
     
    Ant, Feb 24, 2013
    #1
    1. Advertisements

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.
Similar Threads
  1. John
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    500
  2. mooneh

    Need New lappy w/ serial port

    mooneh, Oct 2, 2005, in forum: Laptops
    Replies:
    17
    Views:
    526
    TheBurgerMan
    Oct 13, 2005
  3. spider40

    How much can an old lappy do?

    spider40, Jul 12, 2006, in forum: Laptops
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    417
    spider40
    Jul 12, 2006
  4. spider40

    Connecting lappy to desktop

    spider40, Jul 26, 2006, in forum: Laptops
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    591
    Ozusah
    Jul 28, 2006
  5. jordanllgg45
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    916
    jordanllgg45
    Nov 7, 2010
  6. ClueLess

    Speed problem in IBM Lappy R50e

    ClueLess, Nov 29, 2011, in forum: Intel
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    637
    ClueLess
    Dec 1, 2011
Loading...