Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



Zeus 040 Photo Software
Company
Progressive Peripherals & Software, USA
 Date
1992
 Amiga
A2000
 Interface
CPU slot
 Autoconfig ID
756 / 150
2026 / 150
    processor
  • 68040 @ 28 / 33 MHz
    memory
  • sixteen 30 pin SIMM sockets accept 64 MB RAM
  • supports 1 or 4 MB SIMMs 60-80 ns
  • accepts SIMMs in groups of four
  • not all of the memory is autoconfigured - requires software
    SCSI 2 controller
  • 53C710 controller IC
  • 50 pin internal header
  • DB25 external connector
  • mounting bracket for attaching a 3.5" hard drive to the back of the card
  • badly written SCSI driver steals all the CPU time when accessing the devices
  • supported by NetBSD and OpenBSD
    notes
  • at least one group of four SIMMs must be installed in order to use the card
  • in 68000 fallback mode the autoconfig memory is still useable, it just becomes 16 bit
  • it's not advised to set more than 2 MB to be autoconfigured

    Photo
    Progressive Peripherals & Software Zeus 040 -  front side
    front side

    Progressive Peripherals & Software Zeus 040 -  front side
    front side

    Progressive Peripherals & Software Zeus 040 -  back side
    back side




About Search Links