ZX Spectrum

The ZX Spectrum, introduced by Sinclair Research in 1982, was a home computer that gained massive popularity in the United Kingdom. It featured a membrane keyboard and offered a wide range of games and software. The ZX Spectrum played a crucial role in the British gaming industry, with classic titles like Manic Miner and Jet Set Willy becoming cultural touchstones. Its low cost and accessibility made it a popular choice for gaming enthusiasts and aspiring programmers alike.