Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



aMEGA Photo Software
Company
CardCo / C-Ltd., USA
 Date
1986
 Amiga
A1000
 Interface
side expansion port
 Autoconfig ID
1004 / 245
  • 32 DIP sockets for 1 MB RAM
  • 256k×1, 150 ns DIPs
  • the memory is autoconfigured under KickStart 1.2
  • Intel C8208 DRAM controller
  • all components are socketed
  • connects to the side expansion port
  • optional passthrough connector - multiple aMEGA boxes can be connected together
  • early versions were buggy and generated too much wait-states, performing slower than Chip RAM - cutting a trace and soldering a wire fixes it

    Photo
    CardCo / C-Ltd. aMEGA -  front side
    front side

    CardCo / C-Ltd. aMEGA -  front side
    front side

    CardCo / C-Ltd. aMEGA - PCB front side
    PCB, front side




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