Auction

Steve Jobs-Built Apple-1 Computer Could Fetch $500,000 at Auction

According to The Los Angeles Times, a 45-year-old, original Apple-1 computer will be auctioned off on Tuesday in Monrovia, California, by John Moran Auctioneers on behalf of its owner, who wishes to remain anonymous suntil after the sale. According to Apple-1 experts, the unit might fetch close to a whopping $500,000 USD. That $1,999 2021 MacBook...

Jony Ive, Marc Newson-Designed Leica Camera Goes Up for Auction

A rare prototype Leica camera designed by former Apple design chief Jony Ive and famed designer Marc Newson will be auctioned off in June by the Leitz Photographica Auction House with a starting price of €100.000 (approx. CAD $148,000), The Verge is reporting.  Expected to sell for over CAD $300,000, the prototype is described as being in...

Steve Jobs-Signed Macintosh Floppy Disk Goes Up for Auction

A Steve Jobs-signed Macintosh floppy disk has just been put up for auction with an estimated value of over $7,500 (via 9to5Mac). In the past, we have seen similar items go up for auction like Jobs-autographed Mac manuals, posters, or Apple awards. Pre-certified by RR Auction, the floppy disk is in ‘fine condition’ and ships...

Andy Warhol’s ‘Macintosh’ Painting to Fetch Up to $30,000 at Auction

The late Andy Warhol's classic 'Macintosh’ painting, which is part of Warhol's "Ads" collection from 1985, one year after the original Macintosh launched, will be auctioned next month by Woodshed Art Auctions (via MacRumors). The opaque watercolor painting features Apple's classic rainbow logo between Apple and Macintosh word marks.  For those who aren't familiar, Warhol was a famous artist...

Rare Apple-1 Computer Sold at Auction for Bargain Price

Back in March, we reported that a rare Apple-1 computer believed to be “the best-preserved example of an Apple-1 to appear on the market”, is expected to sell for over $300,000 when it goes up for auction in Cologne, Germany on May 20th. However, the computer has been sold for only $112,000 at the auction, which is...

Rare Apple-1 Computer Auction Expected to Fetch Over $300,000

A rare Apple-1 computer believed to be "the best-preserved example of an Apple-1 to appear on the market”, is expected to sell for £250,000 (over $300,000) when it goes up for auction in Cologne, Germany, The Telegraph reports. According to German auctioneers Team Breker, this Apple-1 computer is just one of eight working examples of the machine left in the world. For...

Apple-1 Auction Winners Were Ready to Bid Well Over $815,000

Glenn and Shannon Dellimore, the founders of Glamglow which is now an Estée Lauder brand, bought one of the early Apple-1 computers sold for $815,000 at auction through Charitybuzz last week. In an interview with Business Insider, the winning couple said they bought this one-of-a-kind “unicorn” computer because, in their eyes, "it's akin to a Monet or a Picasso". "Talking...

Auction for Rare Apple I Computer Surpasses $500,000 Mark

According to a ZDNet report, bids for a rare Apple I Computer which is believed to have been assembled by none other than Steve Jobs himself, has surpassed the $500,000 mark. The unit comes with original manuals, a cassette tape with a BASIC programming environment on it, and other accessories. The auction is set to go live on...