Apple

From West Elmira Computers Museum
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Apple
TypePublicly traded company
FoundedApril 1, 1976
HeadquartersCupertino, California, U.S.
Founder(s)Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, Ronald Wayne
IndustryComputer hardware, computer software, consumer electronics
Employees132,000
Websitehttp://www.apple.com/

Apple is a computer software developer, computer hardware manufacturer, and consumer electronics manufacturer.

Apple Computer Company

Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne founded Apple Computer Company on April 1, 1976.

Apple Computer

It was incorporated as Apple Computer, Inc. in 1977.

Apple

It was renamed Apple, Inc. in 2007 as, at that point, the company sold more consumer electronics than just computers, such as music players and smartphones.

Computers by Apple

Name First Released Added to Museum Notes
Apple Computer 1 1976 Not yet
Apple II 1977 Not yet The Apple II was released in 1977.
The Apple II Plus was released in 1979.
The Apple IIe was released in 1983.
The Apple IIc was released in 1984.
The Apple IIGS was released in 1986.
The Apple IIc Plus was released in 1988.
Apple III 1980 Not yet
Lisa 1983 Not yet An upgraded model, the Lisa 2/10, was released in 1985.
The Lisa 2/10 was also sold as the Macintosh XL, with a 64K Macintosh ROM emulator.
Macintosh 1984 SE: August 1, 2022 The Apple Macintosh 128K and 512K were released in 1984.
The Macintosh Plus and 512Ke were released in 1986.
The Macintosh SE was released in 1987.
The Macintosh Classic was released in 1990.
The Macintosh Classic II was released in 1991.
The Macintosh Color Classic and Color Classic II were released in 1993.
Macintosh II 1987 Not yet The Macintosh II was released in 1987.
The Macintosh IIx was released in 1988.
The Macintosh IIcx and Macintosh IIcl were released in 1989.
The Macintosh IIfx and Macintosh IIsi were released in 1990.
The Macintosh IIvi and Macintosh IIvx were released in 1992.
Macintosh LC 1990 Not yet The Macintosh LC was released in 1990.
The Macintosh LC II was released in 1992.
The Macintosh LC III, LC III+, LC 475, LC 520, and Macintosh TV were released in 1993.
The Macintosh LC 550, LC 575, and LC 630 was released in 1994.
The Macintosh LC 580 was released in 1995.
Macintosh Quandra 1991 Not yet The Macintosh Quandra 700 and 900 were released in 1991.
The Macintosh Quandra 950 was released in 1992.
The Macintosh Quandra 605, 610, 650, 660AV, 800, and 840AV were released in 1993.
The Macintosh Quandra 630 was released in 1994.