Apple Pippin games console cannot play games - Photos: Bad Apples - Their 10 worst inventions

Photos: Bad Apples - Their 10 worst inventions

Apple Pippin games console cannot play games

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Apple Pippin games console cannot play games Source: flickr

Apple Pippin games console cannot play games

Long before the Xbox and even pre-Playstation, Apple tried to steal a march on Sony and Microsoft by developing a console that ran on a weak PowerPC processor, had a 14.4-kbps modem and was slow off and online (painfully so).

It was based on the Mac OS, which was probably the biggest problem as no games were available for it. It cost $600 back in 1995 and was nowhere near as good as it's rivals.

 

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