[Coco] Any news on the so called CoCo4 or Next CoCo project that Bjork was heading?
msmcdoug at iinet.net.au
Thu Oct 21 17:50:12 EDT 2010
On 22/10/2010 6:54 AM, Aaron Wolfe wrote:
> The current DE1 board is much smaller than even a small PC, but a
> little too large to fit inside a Coco case I think. And of course as
> you mentioned there would need to be a screen. As they technology
> gets smaller, cheaper, faster perhaps it could be done so that the
> FPGA board was in a coco case and the standard coco connectors were
> used, even the keyboard if desired.
Check out this board...
It is _more_ powerful than a DE1!!! It's also 2-3 years old.
The only thing stopping me from porting Gary's Coco3FPGA to this thing is
the LCD screen resolution (and orientation). But of course that's easily
fixed by using a different LCD.
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