|Launch||12th January 1984|
The QL ("Quantum Leap") was Sinclair's attempt at a business computer. Not only was it incompatible with its popular sibling, the ZX Spectrum, it used a proprietary media format: The Microdrive.
The QL was unable to compete with Macintosh and IBM computers in the business space and was discontinued when Amstrad acquired Sinclair's computer products in 1986.
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|Windows / Mac OS / Linux||MAME/MESS||Good Support. Setname:
|Windows / Mac OS / Linux||ZEsarUX||-|
Emulator information last updated 13th April 2020
Tech Specs and further details
|Developed by||David Karlin, Rick Dickinson|
|Memory||128KB (upgradable to 896KB)|
|Display Size (pixels)||256 x 256 (lo-res), 512 x 256 (hi-res)|
|Input||Built-in keyboard, joystick ports|
|Cost||£399 (UK launch)|
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