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This article was published on July 14, 2009


One for all the Fan Boys. Windows 95 running on an iPhone.

One for all the Fan Boys. Windows 95 running on an iPhone.
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Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

For some unknown reason, the guys at iSoft decided to take the time to see if they could get windows 95 and XP running on the iPhone. We’re quite glad they did because although there’s very little point to it, it at least gives us the opportunity to show our teenage readers what a real operating system is all about. :P

The hack makes use of a standard Windows 95 image and the Bochs emulator, though as you can expect, the performance is awful.

Warning: for some, this might a rather nauseating experience:

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMmDQpfCcMs