VBXE – Video board for Atari XL/XE by Lotharek

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Description

VBXE – Video board for Atari XL/XE

Hardware, manuals, FAQ, and other info on manufacturers website – HERE

VBXE project was started in 2005 by Tomasz Piórek (Electron/TQA), and the first public announcement was made in March of 2006.  Since that time, the VBXE project has been improved by Candle’o’Sin – Video DAC was replaced, microcontroller responsible for FPGA core management functions was changed from PIC to ATMega48.  Recently, new life was pumped into the project – another VideoDac change, few minor changes. The newest version – 2.1 – is 100% compatible with its predecessors and is made on automatic assembly lines – 100% ROHS.

Device features: 

  • RGB output providing crisp clear picture using LCD TV or RGB monitor
  • up to 1024 colors on screen from a 21-bit palette
  • graphics resolution up to 640x480i (640x240p) in 64 colours, 320x240p in 1024 colours, and 160x240p in 1024
  • true 80 char mode for text display
  • blitter with 7 modes of operations capable of zooming displayed data, transparency, collision detection, and many other features
  • full downward compatible with GTIA chip

INSIDE BOX: 

  • VBXE board
  • adapter for Atari XE

IMPORTANT NOTE!

Do not attempt to install it by yourself if you are not skilled enough and do not feel confident with soldering iron!

 

Additional information

Video board for Atari

XE series, XL series