Computers Using The MOS 6502 CPU

white-mos-6502-cpuThis is a list of most of the branded computers using the legendary Commodore Semiconductor Group / MOS 6502 processor.  If you are interested in this list, you are likely interested in these for articles:

  1. MOS – The Rise of MOS Technology & The 6502
  2. The New 6500 CPU’s
  3. The Legendary Chuck Peddle, Inventor of The Personal Computer
  4. Bill Mench – The Brains Behind The Brains

Keep in mind that Bill Mench and the Western Design Center own the 6502 patent and say that it is in more than 5 BILLION devices including pacemakers and microwave ovens.

acorn-6502-computersAcorn 6502 Microboard Computer
Acorn Atom
Acorn BBC Model A
Acorn BBC Model B
Acorn BBC Model B Plus
Acorn Electron
Acorn Eurocard
Acorn System 1
Acorn System 2
Acorn System 3
Acorn System 4
Acorn System 5

Agat (Russia!)

apple-ii-iii-2-3-photoApple I
Apple II
Apple II Plus
Apple IIe
Apple IIe Plus
Apple III

Aton II

Atari 65XE
Atari 65XEM
Atari-computers-400-800-65xeAtari 65XEP
Atari 130XE
Atari 400
Atari 600XL
Atari 800
Atari 800XE
Atari 800XL
Atari 1200XL
Atari 1400XL
Atari 1450XLD
Atari XE System

bbc-microB&H II Plus (Bell & Howell)
Basis 108
BBC Master
BBC Micro
Basis Junior
Bee II
Bit BIT 60

jeri-ellsworth-mos-6502-license-plate-c-oneC-One (aka. Commodore One from Jeri Elsworth in 2002!)
CCE Exato Pro
Citron II
Commodore 128
Commodore 128D
Commodore 264
Commodore 3008
Commodore 3016
Commodore 3032
Commodore 4008 B
golden-commodore-64-1millionCommodore 4008 N
Commodore 4016 B
Commodore 4016 N
Commodore 4032 B
Commodore 4032 N
Commodore 64
Commodore 64GS (Game System)
Commodore 65 (Prototype never released)

COMMODORE PRODUCT LINE – 2040, 4040, 2031, Floppy Drives, SuperPET, PET 4016, PET 8032, Vic 20, 2022 Printer

Commodore 8008
Commodore 8016
Commodore 8032 SK
Commodore 8032
Commodore 8096 D
Commodore 8096 SK
Commodore 8096
Commodore 8296 D
Commodore 8296
Commodore LCD
Commodore MAX Machine
Commodore PET 2001 16B
Commodore PET 2001 16N
Commodore PET 2001 32B
Commodore PET 2001 32N
commodore-plus4-264-ted-heres-what-you-get-advert-100-150Commodore PET 2001 8B
Commodore PET 2001 8N
Commodore PET 2001
Commodore Plus 4
Commodore SP9000 (aka. SuperPET)
Commodore SX64 (Worlds first portable color computer)
Commodore VIC-20
Commodore VC20
Compukit UK101
Cubic 88

franklin-ace-100-apple-advertDick Smith Electronics CAT

Elppa II

Franklin ACE 100
Franklin ACE 1000
Franklin ACE 1200
Franklin ACE 2100


The original Nintendo Game System NES used a Commodore MOS 6502 processor

General II

Laser 128

MOS Technologies KIM-1
Multitech Microprofessor MPF I-65
Multitech Microprofessor MPF III

Nintendo Gaming System  – Ricoh 2A03 6502 Clone Story
Nintendo Family Computer – Ricoh 2A03 6502 Clone Story
Nintendo SNES  – Ricoh 2A03 6502 Clone Story

Ohio Scientific
Oric Atmos
oric-atmos-48k-computer-advert-cure-for-amensiaOric Telestrat

Pravetz-82 (Russian!)

Tangerine Microtan-65
TK 8000

Video Technology CreatiVision
zeus-2001-computerVideo Technology Laser 2001
Video Technology Laser 3000

Zeus 2001

Note that this page was based on the now defunct page by Michael Kromeke.

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