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Amiga 1000 Technical Information

KICKSTARTS:
 1.1
 1.2
 1.3

 All these were on disk and loaded into 256k of RAM on the 1000.
 The 1000 had no provisions for kickstart ROMs.

CPU:
 68000 at 7.14MHz

FPU:
 none

CHIPS:
 Denise - 8362 Non half-bright Denise
 Paula  - Standard Paula
 Agnus  - DIP package Agnus.

RAM:
 The Amiga 1000 shipped with 256k RAM on the motherboard.
 There is an expansion on the front of the machine to accept a
  256k RAM expansion module.
 All of this RAM was configured as CHIP RAM. Everything over the 512k
  was configured as FAST RAM, usually added to the expansion slot on
  the side.
 There was also 256k set aside on the motherboard for Kickstart in
  addition to the above.

PORTS:
 15KHz Video
 External Disk drive
 Parallel Port but male, not female.
 Serial Port But female, not male.
 Mouse/Joystick ports
 RJ12 Keyboard Connection
 Left and Right RCA Audio

SLOTS:
 1  86-pin expansion slot on the right side.

MOTHERBOARD REVISIONS:
 unknown


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Revised: June 16, 2005.