ABC 80 (Advanced Basic Computer 80)

Luxor ABC 80 home computer

As a result of the cooperation between BRG and the Swedish Luxor company, the ABC 80 school computer was produced in hundred size series, they appeared in the luckier educational institutions at the very beginning of the 1980s. It was worth it for the Luxor company to hand-over the central unit of its machine, for they received the Hungarian BRG supplied outstanding quality data tape recorders designed by Marcell Jánosi for the computer.  Indeed, on the ABC 80 computer built with a 16 KB RAM main memory a generation of young engineers got to know the BASIC language. To the machine, a series of educational, programmer booklets were published by the work of Frigyes Hack