Unseen and unknown in North America, the 800XE was sold in eastern Europe. The
800XE is identical in features to the European version of the 65XE, including
the ECI port. The 800XE could also be described as a 64K version of the
Normally boots with Atari BASIC (Revision C) enabled; Hold down [Option] on
startup to boot without BASIC.
Jindrich Kubec writes, "The problematic Chinese 800XEs with GTIA problems were
manufactured in 1992."
The 800XE was last manufactured in 1992.