Subject: Re: DECstation 3500?
To: Michael L. Hitch <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 03/09/2000 09:48:04
At 09:40 AM 3/9/00 , Michael L. Hitch wrote:
>On Thu, 9 Mar 2000, Chris Tribo wrote:
> >       I was paging through on Ebay and I see someone selling a
> > DECstation 3500. He says it is MIPS based, but doesn't say what CPU
> > is in it. Also says that its running a development version of OSF/1?!
> > 
> >       Anyone got any info on this? I've never heard of it.
>   It sounds like it might be a AXP 3000 Model 500 to me, which is Alpha
>based, not MIPS - but I don't really have a detailed knowledge of all
>the various MIPS based systems that DEC created.

It's a pmax aka DECstation 3100 (which can be read in one of the photos).

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