Amiga Memory with AGA Chipset
Amigas using the Advanced Graphics Architecture Chip Set employed the three types of Amiga memory - Kickstart ROM, CHIP RAM
and FAST RAM as follows:
The Kickstart ROM remained at 512K bytes using 2 chips (even and odd) as for the ECS chipset, but extra commands were added
to make programs easier to write and run faster.
Chip RAM remained the same with a maximum of 2 MB as for the ECS chipset, except that all machines were now supplied with
2Mb of Chip RAM, to satisfy AGA's appetite for Chip RAM
The on-board maximum was 8M bytes of Fast RAM but more could be added with accellerator cards installed up to a maximum of
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