A 16-bit computer system used primarily for gaming and known for it's sophisticated sound processor.
Created by Atari
, the creators of former systems such as the Atari 2600
games console and Atari XL/XE computer systems.
The Atari ST was always compared to the rival 16-bit system Amiga
Apparently, ST stood for "Sam Tramiel", the son of Atari owner Jack Tramiel.
Atari has now been brought out by Midway.