Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 Manual Photo Software
SysSpeedAIBB
Company
Phase 5 Digital Products, Germany
 Date
1996
 Amiga
A2000
 Interface
CPU slot
 Autoconfig ID
8512 / 24
    processor
  • 68040 @ 40 MHz / 68060 @ 50 MHz
    • the 68040s are recycled from used Macs
    memory
  • four 72 pin SIMM sockets accept 128 MB RAM
  • supports 4, 8, 16, 32 MB SIMMs, 70 ns or faster
  • fully autoconfiguring
  • maprom selectable by jumper
    Fast SCSI 2 DMA controller
  • 7 MB/s asynchronous, 10 MB/s synchronous transfer speed
  • 50 pin internal header
  • 50 pin external connector
  • supported by Linux, NetBSD and OpenBSD
    notes
  • 68000 fallback mode selectable with a simple keystroke at startup - works only with rev. B A2000s
  • Blizzard 2040 ERC boards with SN# A400001 - A400094 were delivered with a defective DiagROM
    • the 68040 processor is recognized as 68LC040 or 68EC040
    • boards with these serial numbers had to be sent back to Phase5 to obtain a new DiagROM set including a new SCSI driver

    Photo
    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  front side
    front side

    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  back side
    back side

    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  front side
    front side

    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  front side
    front side

    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  back side
    back side

    Phase 5 Digital Products Blizzard 2040 ERC & 2060 -  back side
    back side




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