Paul’s Old Computers

Desktops

Peanut Butter

Desktop
October 2004 – May 2008

I built Peanut Butter in college largely to play Half-Life 2. It ended up becoming my primary World of Warcraft machine.

Home-Built PC
  • AMD Athlon 64 3200+ (2.3 GHz)
  • 2 GB DDR-400 SDRAM
  • 200 GB 7200 RPM HDD
  • DVD±RW drive
  • ATI Radeon 9800 Pro (128 MB)
  • Windows XP Pro; Ubuntu 6.10

Current desktop: Pancake

Laptops

Fishsticks

Laptop
July 2002 – July 2008

Fishsticks is the laptop I was required to purchase at the beginning of my freshman year at RHIT. It was the first computer I named after a food, a theme I continued with subsequent electronic devices.

Compaq Evo N800c
  • Intel Pentium 4 Mobile (1.7 GHz)
  • 768 MB DDR SDRAM
  • 60 GB 5400 RPM HDD
  • CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive
  • ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 (64 MB)
  • 15″ 1400×1050 display
  • 802.11b Wi-Fi
  • Windows XP Professional; Ubuntu 6.10
  • Compaq Port Replicator PR1000

Reuben

Laptop
March 2007 – April 2009
Lenovo ThinkPad T60p Widescreen Mobile Workstation
  • Intel Core 2 Duo T7400 (2.16 GHz)
  • 2 GB DDR2-667 SDRAM
  • 100 GB 7200 RPM HDD
  • 8× DVD±RW drive
  • ATI Mobility Fire GL V5250 (256 MB)
  • 15.4″ 1680×1050 display
  • 802.11n Wi-Fi
  • Windows Vista Business

Chili Dog

Laptop
April 2009 – June 2015
Apple MacBook Pro 15″ (early 2009)
  • Intel Core 2 Duo (2.66 GHz)
  • 4 GB DDR3-1066 SDRAM
  • 320 GB 7200 RPM HDD
  • 8× DVD±RW drive
  • Nvidia GeForce 9600M GT (512 MB)
  • 15.4″ 1440×900 display
  • 802.11n Wi-Fi
  • OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard; Windows 7 Home Premium
June 2015 – April 2016
Apple MacBook Pro 15″ (mid 2012)
  • Intel Core i5 3210M (2.5 GHz)
  • 4 GB DDR3-1600 SDRAM
  • 500 GB 5400 RPM HDD
  • 8× DVD±RW drive
  • Nvidia GeForce GT 650M (512 MB)
  • 15.4″ 1440×900 display
  • 802.11n Wi-Fi
  • OS X 10.11 El Capitan

Current laptop: Quesadilla

Mobile Devices

Palm m105

PDA
July 2000 – July 2002
Palm m105
  • Palm OS 3
Image Credit: Amazon.com
July 2002 – October 2005
Sony CLIÉ PEG-T615C
  • Palm OS 3.5
Image Credit: engadget.com

Tator Tot

PDA
October 2005 – February 2009
HP iPAQ RX1950
  • Windows Mobile 5.0
Image Credit: pcmag.com

Tator Tot II

Smartphone
February 2009 – July 2009
HTC Touch Pro
  • Windows Mobile 6.1
Image Credit: brighthand.com

Olive

Smartphone
July 2009 – May 2011
BlackBerry Bold 9650
  • BlackBerry OS 6
Image Credit: Evan-Amos (public domain)

Tator Tot III

Smartphone
May 2011 – November 2013
Apple iPhone 4
  • 32 GB
  • iOS 7
Image Credit: anonymous (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Tator Tot IV

Smartphone
November 2013 – November 2015
Apple iPhone 5s
  • 32 GB
  • iOS 9
Image Credit: Justin14 (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Tator Tot V

Smartphone
November 2015 – January 2018
Apple iPhone 6s
  • 64 GB
  • iOS 11
Image Credit: apple.com

Current smartphone: Tator Tot VI

Current tablet: Latke

Gaming Consoles

Nintendo Wii

Console
September 2007 – July 2018
Nintendo Wii

PlayStation 2

Console
February 2010 – January 2017
PlayStation 2
Image Credit: Amazon.com

Nintendo 3DS

Handheld
January 2017 – February 2019
New Nintendo 3DS XL
  • 32 GB SDHC card
Image Credit: Amazon.com

Xbox 360

Console
January 2010 – March 2019
Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite
  • 120 GB
  • 4 wireless controllers
Image Credit: Amazon.com

Current console: Lemonade