Ogivar Technologies Inc. (Montreal, Canada)

You might never have heard of Ogivar, but at one time it was Canada’s leading PC manufacturer. What little success the company had in the U.S. came from its portable lines. All were well-designed and well-built.

Ogivar 286 Portable (June 1988, laptop PC)
Base Configuration: 12.5MHz 80286 CPU, OS/2 or MS-DOS, 640K RAM (2MB max), 3.5-inch floppy disk drive, EGA video port, 40MB hard disk drive, 10-inch monochrome gas plasma display, keyboard, RS-232 and parallel ports
Video: EGA Important Options: keypad

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One comment

  1. Jeff Sevigny · · Reply

    My father used to work for Ogivar for many years (90’s in Quebec City). It used to be one of the famest PC company, with glory!

    I learned programming on these computers! And I still have lights in my heart regarding this company, beside the way it ended…

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