SGI Magazine Ads

GameBreaker64

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Jul 17, 2019
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I think we can all agree that SGI's magazine advertisements were just as cool as the machines themselves. If you have any magazines with SGI ads in your personal collection or just found one on the internet, feel free to post them here!

I'll start with this Indigo2 IMPACT 1000 ad, probably from 1996.
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Elf

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Nice advertisement; I was about to say that I wish there were interesting computer ads like this now, but I realized that even the magazines that host these full page ads went out of style over a decade or two ago 😅
 

Jade Nekotenshi

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The ads are still around, but everyone's selling the same thing and competing on cost, or maybe in some cases on gold-platedness - it's not left a lot of room to be awesome, alas.

Wish I still had some of the old ads like this around! Heck, even some of the DEC or Sun ones - those were never as dead-smexy as SGI's ads, but they were still a whole lot more interesting than "I can build you a generic Xeon-and-Quadro box with Windows 11 for $125 less than Dell can"...
 
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