Super Nintendo game console

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SNES Features:

CPU:

  • 16-bit Ricoh 5A22 processor, based on a 65c816 core
  • Clock rates: 21.47727 MHz (Input), 3.58 MHz, 2.68 MHz, or 1.79 MHz (Bus)

Video system:

  • 16-bit PPU
  • The picture processing unit consists of two IC packages
  • 64 kB of video memory
  • Resolution: 256 or 512 pixels horizontal and 224, 239, 448, or 478 pixels vertically
  • Available 32768 colors (256 colors displayed simultaneously)
  • 128 sprites
  • Sprite's sizes: 8 x 8, 16 x 16, 32 x 32, or 64 x 64 pixels

Sound system:

  • 8-bit Sony SPC700
  • 16-bit DSP
  • Clock rate 24.576 MHz
  • 8 voices
  • 32 kHz

Memory:

  • 128 kB of DRAM
  • Sound memory: 64 kB of SRAM

Controls and inputs:

  • 2 controller ports

Media:

  • ROM cartridges (up to 117.75 Mbit)
   
 

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