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How many bits was the Atari 2600?

8 bits.    The central processor was the 6507, a slightly cut down version of the famous 6502 8-bit CPU.
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When did the Atari 2600 first come out?

The Atari 2600 came out in 1977. Originally known as the VCS or  "Video Computer System," it was renamed to it's catalog number  (CX-2600) in 1982.
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What is an atari 2600 made out of?

Entral processing unit (CPU) called MOS Technology 6502, an 8-bit microprocessor RAM) chip, and the MOS Technology 6502 processor read the program information via an input/out (MORE)

Was atari 2600 4 bit?

No, there were no 4-bit consoles. The 2600 uses the 8-bit 6507 CPU and an 8-bit bus.
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Was the atari 2600 8-bit?

  Yes; it was based around the 8-bit 6507 processor, which was a slightly cut-down version of the famous 6502.
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Who bought Atari?

In 1998, JTS, a company that had previously bought Atari, sold all  Atari assets as intellectual property scraps. Hasbro Interactive  bought all copyrights, trademarks, and (MORE)

Is atari still around?

It depends on what you mean.   yes, the atari brand is still in use. no, they do not make game  consoles anymore, and yes, there are still old atari systems out  there.
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