LGR – Strangest Computer Designs of the 90’s

LGR – Strangest Computer Designs of the 90’s

The 1990’s weren’t just the age of boring beige boxes! There were some truly funky designs and interesting experiments as well. Time to take a look at a bunch of them!

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  1. Bo Graham
    Bo Graham 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Lain computer! 1:35

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  2. Tobios 98
    Tobios 98 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    0:30 My mom had exactly this computer

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  3. Machine-shop Billy
    Machine-shop Billy 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I want to play doom on the barbie pc

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  4. Wadmodder Schalton
    Wadmodder Schalton 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    The Tiger Learning Computer looks like those toy laptops for kids. (5:14)

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  5. Wadmodder Schalton
    Wadmodder Schalton 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    The Dell WebPC looks like the 1990s predecessor of the Nettop PCs. (5:45)

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  6. Wadmodder Schalton
    Wadmodder Schalton 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    The Gateway Destination was the 1990s predecessor to the Windows XP Media Center Edition PCs, & Home Media Center PCs in general. (3:56)

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  7. Blip
    Blip 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I love how the smart fridge existed in 1998

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  8. Tone Thicc
    Tone Thicc 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I love Amiga more than anything but wow that Walker more like crawler cause it looks like a bug

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  9. Wadmodder Schalton
    Wadmodder Schalton 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    The Amiga Walker's design had been compared with many Vacuum Cleaners, K-9 from Doctor Who & Darth Vader's helmet (2:59)

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  10. Lucid Dreamer
    Lucid Dreamer 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    OMG, how could you not include the original Apple iMac!? Major Fail

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  11. Niko Kourouklis
    Niko Kourouklis 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I think you can do a weirdest PC designs of the 2010s video now.

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  12. Jorge Pais
    Jorge Pais 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Compaq designers from the 90s used to smoke a lot of strange things, surely…

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  13. WILL D
    WILL D 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Do the 2000s!

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  14. Elvenkind
    Elvenkind 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Sh1t!!! This was a weird list. Worst of all is that probably lots of people bought stupid things like these.

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  15. hardrivethrutown
    hardrivethrutown 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Still waiting for "Strangest Computer Designs of the 2010s"

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  16. Gabriella’s Cosmetology
    Gabriella’s Cosmetology 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I think it would’ve been better if the first computer had ports and plugs at the front.

    2nd is actually decent and has an impressive design

    3rd the kids computers are cute and could’ve been a toy instead of an actual PC

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  17. Roger Tulk
    Roger Tulk 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Fun to watch. I'm a bit surprised I didn't see the Sinclair/Timex computer in here.

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  18. ianf123
    ianf123 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    No Silicon Graphics VisualPC? Surely one of the weirdest PCs of the 1990’s.

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  19. Matt328
    Matt328 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I really miss those crazy desings… today everything is a rectangle, the monitor is a rectangle, the keyboard is a rectangle, the pc case is a rectangle, the smartphone is a rectangle, the tv is a rectangle, probably the mouse is the only thing that still has some curves. Straight lines are boring and sad.

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  20. bitset
    bitset 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    The Amiga Walker always reminded me of some of the enemies from Panzer Dragoon II on the Sega Saturn.

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  21. Greely
    Greely 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Who's here 2021

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  22. Michael J. O’Neill
    Michael J. O’Neill 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    1:16 That has to be one of the most ugliest of computers I’ve EVER seen!

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  23. Xeveniah Darkwind
    Xeveniah Darkwind 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I've got a plastation 2 dtl T-1000 the console development co.puter hybrid can be a pain in the but but the codewarrior idea is nologer supported for activation….. the developer tool is a cool Linux pc console hybrid using Redhat 5 or 6….
    And is kinda slow but the ultimate region free ps2.. You're gong to shell out close to $1,000.00USD… used and working and weighs in at 36lbs yes 36 pounds… I've wanted saturn and dreamcast developer kits with hardware and debugging consoles…

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  24. VaporyMocha
    VaporyMocha 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    that dell web pc looks like a coffee maker

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  25. Random American
    Random American 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    3:06 Had they made it actually look like K-9 it would have sold.

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  26. 909crime
    909crime 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    I knew I remembered this video.

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  27. Kendrah Rook
    Kendrah Rook 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Remember hoe exciting disc changers were? 🤣

    Is this how our great grandparents felt about wireless home phones? Heh

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  28. Toxicvortex8
    Toxicvortex8 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    the dell looks like a coffee maker if the carafe was covered with a plastic panel

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  29. sebastropas
    sebastropas 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    sega ibm teradrive seems pretty cool to have

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  30. Chris Michels
    Chris Michels 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Hey I loved my boring beige box! I had a Microsoft Windows 95 PC running a 144 MHz processor. That was my first PC that I owned.

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  31. MetalTrabant
    MetalTrabant 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    That Presario is like a weird hunchback of the IT world… I wonder who said 'okay' to that godawful design…

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  32. Safir Ahmed
    Safir Ahmed 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    Perhaps the Barbie and Ken computers would work if bought together?!

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  33. Nerd de Midgar
    Nerd de Midgar 22 November, 2021, 10:53

    the sega one looks really cool

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