Apple I

I Apple I is auctioned for over R $ 1.3 million and breaks new record

Apple I

Apple’s stock price may be well below its peaks last year, but the company’s older computer market continues to break records.

“An Apple I computer, made in 1976, was sold on Saturday for a record $ 671,400 at an auction in Germany, including all fees and taxes,” said Uwe Breker, a German auctioneer.

The value is equivalent to about R $ 1,365,000 and is higher than the auction that took place at the end of last year, in which one of these rarities was sold for US $ 640 thousand (about R $ 1.3 million). The machine belonged to Fred Hatfield, a former MLB (Major League Baseball) player, and was acquired by a wealthy businessman from the far east who wants to remain anonymous. I think I’ll start saving my iProducts – who knows, my children may not earn money… ?[[NYTimes.com]

[via MacRumors]