Dragon MSX

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Dragon MSX
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Dragon MSX and a Toshiba T1000 at MadriSX 2001 fair
Developer Radofin
Type prototype home computer
Release date Unreleased 2001
Operating system MSX BASIC V1.0
CPU Zilog Z80A @ 3.58 MHz
Memory 64 KB RAM / 32 KB ROM
Sound General Instrument AY-3-8910 (PSG)
Dragon MSX
Dragon MSX-64

The Dragon MSX MSX 1 home computer was designed by Radofin (the creators of the Mattel Aquarius) for Dragon Data, which were well known for their Dragon 64 home computer, a clone of the TRS-80 Color Computer.

It is very rare, as only a few prototypes were ever built.

Tech information[edit]

  • Video Display Processor: Texas Instruments TMS9918 with a Video RAM of 16 KB and this BASIC modes :
    • SCREEN 0 : text 40 × 24 characters, 2 colors
    • SCREEN 1 : text 32 × 24 characters, 16 colors
    • SCREEN 2 : graphics 256 × 192, 16 colors
    • SCREEN 3 : graphics 64 × 48, 16 colors
    • Sprites: 32, 1 colour, max 4 per horizontal line

See also[edit]

List of MSX compatible computers

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