Atari

Founded in 1972, creator of Pong; Atari helped define the electronic entertainment industry.

Atari 2600
2600

Atari 2600

Released: NA September 11, 1977

Popularized the use of microprocessor-based hardware and ROM cartridges..

Atari 5200
5200

Atari 5200

Released: NA November 1982

Using almost identical hardware to that of Ataris 8-bit computers..

Atari 7800
7800

Atari 7800

Released: USA May 1986

The first console to have backward compatibility without the use of additional modules..

Atari Jaguar
JAG

Atari Jaguar

Released: NA November 23, 1993

Marketed as being the first 64-bit console while competing with 16-bit consoles..

Atari Lynx
LYNX

Atari Lynx

Released: September 1, 1989

Holds the distinction of being the worlds first handheld electronic game with a color LCD..