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Schneider CPC464

Type:8-bit home computer
CPU:Zilog Z80A @ 4 MHz
Operating system:AMS-DOS with Locomotive Basic 1.0 or 1.1
Optional CP/M 2.2 or 3.0
Memory:ROM: 32 KB
RAM: 64 KB (Expandable to 512 KB)
Sound:3 channels, 8 octaves and noise
Graphics:Motorola MC6845 or similar with 16 KB VRAM
Text: 80*25 characters
640*200 pixels,2 colors
320*200 pixels, 4 colors
160*200 pixels, 16 colors
Palette: 27 colors
Storage:Built-in tape recorder, 1000 or 2000 bd
Optional 3" floppy, 180 KB
Input:Integrated keyboard
Connectivity:RGB out
Stereo audio out
Printer/Centronics parallel
Game port
System bus
Voltage:5 VDC (External PSU)
Power consumption:
Dimensions (W*H*D):500*50*180 mm
Weight:? Kg (? lbs)
Manufactured:1984-1990 (Discontinued)
Other:Built-in speaker
Basically a re-branded Amstrad CPC-464
Related documents:Sound generator: AY-3-8912
Notable "ham" software: