Sony SMC-777 YirGame

Sony SMC-777

Released January 1982

Many of Sony's SMC series of machines came with built-in genlocks for video production use, but games were also released on some of the different variants. It is also the first computer to utilize 3.5" diskettes.

Sony SMC-777

Short name SMC7
First release date January 1982
Online support No
Install Base 0
Original Price $0
Producing Company Sony Corporation
Aliases Sony Micro Computer SMC-777C SMC-70 SMC-70G

The SMC-70 was originally released in Japan in 1982. It was the first computer to use a 3.5" disk drive. Later entries in the line added more features, but from the beginning the SMC series was designed to be used in video production.