Commodore Amiga

Commodore Amiga 500/2000 and (1200)
CPU Motorola 68000
RAM 512Kb (later 1Mb) and 2Mb A1200
ROM 256Kb
Video RAM Whole standard memory could be used as video ram, if external memory was added it could not be accessed by the co-processors and it was thus faster for the CPU.
Text mode 80 or 60 characters/row.
Graphic modes: max 640*512 or even more with some special tricks, 8 Sprites. Colours could be chosen from a palette of 4096 colours. Co-processors could usually overcome 32 colours limitation in the most common graphic modes. A special graphic mode exists where all 4096 colours can be used at the same time with some restrictions.
Sound: 4 channel (2+2 stereo), 9 octaves
Storage: Built-in 880Kb floppy (A1200 also had an IDE-HD)..
Connectors: Centronics,RS-232,joystic,mouse,b/w video (colour on A1200), 2x RCA for sound, Monitor (RGBI and analog RGB), Extension port and port for extra memory (A500&A1200 differ from each other), ISA&ZORRO slots (AMIGA 2000), PCMCIA (A1200)
Operating systems/programs: Kickstart&WorkBench 1.2-> (AmigaOS3.0->)
Target users: Homes (A500 and A1200), Business (A2000).
Special features: DMA-transfer was used everywhere.


Amiga 500 Amiga 500
Amiga 500 Amiga 500.
Amiga 500 Amiga 500.
Amiga 2000 Amiga 2000
Amiga 2000 Amiga 2000.
Amiga 1200 Amiga 1200
Amiga 1200 Amiga 1200.