Originally posted by Twistin'Ghost
Atari's problem in the 16-bit computer world was that rather than innovating with ANY degree of originality, everything was borrowed from something else to make their bastard clone, the ST.......
Granted early systems were crap and not as streamlined compared to Amiga. But compared to other systems of the time it was a very nice piece of hardware. And would have been on my list if the Amiga hadn't been developed. Later systems did have some nice features, like integrated DSP, but it just wasn't enough to save it by then.