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Developed PC upgrade components and x86 based clone computers until the late 1990s.
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Developed PC upgrade components and x86 based clone computers until the late 1990s. AST Research was acquired by Samsung in 1997, and the name was briefly used in 1999-2001 as "AST Computers."
  
 
=Products=
 
=Products=
 
===Apple/Macintosh===
 
===Apple/Macintosh===
 
* [[AST RamStak]] - memory card for the Apple Lisa / Macintosh XL
 
* [[AST RamStak]] - memory card for the Apple Lisa / Macintosh XL
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* [[AST-VisionPlus]] - video input card for the [[Apple IIgs]]
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* [[AST Mac86]] - DOS card for [[Macintosh SE]]
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===PC Clones===
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* [[AST Power Premium 4/33]] - 486 system
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* [[AST Advantage! Adventure 6066d]] - 486 system
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* [[AST Advantage! Pro 486SX/25]] - 486 system
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* [[AST Advantage! 812E]] - Pentium system
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* [[AST Bravo LC 4/33]] - 486 system
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* [[AST Bravo LC 4/66d]]
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* [[AST Bravo 4/33]]
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===Laptops===
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* [[AST Premium Exec 386SX/20]] - 386 laptop
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* [[AST Bravo NB 4/33s]]
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* [[AST Advantage! Explorer 486SX/33]]
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===Misc===
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* [[AST-VGA Plus]]
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* [[AST-FourPort/XN]]
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* [[AST MegaPlus II]]
  
 
=Documentation=
 
=Documentation=
 
* https://cdn.preterhuman.net/texts/computing/general/ASTRESEARCH/ - AST technical bulletin archive
 
* https://cdn.preterhuman.net/texts/computing/general/ASTRESEARCH/ - AST technical bulletin archive
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=External Resources=
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* http://www.sandyflat.net/digerati/ast486/drivers/d-other/index.htm - misc AST setup disks/utilities
  
  
[[Category:Computing]][[Category:Companies]]
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[[Category:Companies]]

Revision as of 10:06, 15 October 2020

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Developed PC upgrade components and x86 based clone computers until the late 1990s. AST Research was acquired by Samsung in 1997, and the name was briefly used in 1999-2001 as "AST Computers."

Products

Apple/Macintosh

PC Clones

Laptops

Misc

Documentation

External Resources