Canada
This article was added by the user . TheWorldNews is not responsible for the content of the platform.

The "Holy Grail": Jobs' Apple-1 Computer Prototype Auctioned for Nearly $700,000

Article Author:

Associated Press

Associated Press

This image provided by Boston-based RR Auction, shows an authenticated Apple-1 Computer prototype from the mid-1970s that a Bay Area collector, who wishes to remain anonymous, made the winning $677,196 bid on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022.
Image courtesy of Boston-based RR Auctions, certified by Apple -1 Shows a prototype of a computer from the middle. - A 1970s Bay Area collector who wished to remain anonymous, on Thursday, August 18, 2022, when he sold for $677,196. RR AUCTION PHOTOS /THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Boston — Mid-1970s certified Apple-1 A computer prototype sold at auction for about $700,000.

The prototype dates back to 1976 when his Apple co-founder Steve Jobs sold his Apple-1 to his shop owner, Paul, in Mountain View, California. Used to demonstrate to his Terrell. Boston-based RR Auction said in a statement

that a Bay Area collector who wished to remain anonymous sold him for $677,196 on Thursday, the auctioneer said.

Bobby Livingston, Executive Vice President of RR, said:

This board matches a Polaroid photograph taken by Terrell in his 1976, showing a prototype being used. Also accompanying the sale was his 13-page report, inspected, authenticated and notarized by Apple-1 expert Corey Cohen.

The prototype sat in the property of the Apple Garage for many years until he was handed over to a seller by Jobs about 30 years ago.

opening envelope

You'll get the latest headlines, stories, opinions and photos of Toronto His Sun straight from the newsroom to your inbox at noon.

By clicking the subscribe button, you agree to receive the above newsletter from Postmedia Network Inc. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email. Post Media Networks Inc. | 365 Bloor Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3L4 | 416-383-2300