Fenner SPC-800
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Description

The Fenner SPC-800 is the adaptation for the Italian market of the Samsung SPC-800. It has an 'International' QWERTY keyboard, with a £ key.

The design is identical to the second version of the Korean machine, but the built-in speaker has been removed. This machine lacks a reset button but contains an expansion bus.

Brand Fenner (Manufacturer: Samsung)
Type SPC-800
Year 1984
RAM 64kB in slot 2
VRAM 16kB
Media MSX cartridges
Video Texas Instruments TMS9129
Audio PSG (AY-3-8910)
Chipset none (separate IC's)
Extras

Pictures

Fenner SPC-800
Fenner SPC-800 box and computer
Fenner SPC-800 PCB
Fenner SPC-800 back
Fenner SPC-800 right side
Fenner SPC-800 underside

Specifications

The Fenner SPC-800 is a MSX1 without MSX-Engine. The CPU is a Z80A from Goldstar (GSS Z8400A PS).

Slot Map

Slot 0 Slot 1 Slot 2 Slot 3
Bank C000h~FFFFh Cartridge
Slot
64kB RAM Expansion
Bus
Bank 8000h~BFFFh
Bank 4000h~7FFFh Main-ROM
Bank 0000h~3FFFh

Connections

  • RF output
  • Analog sound & Composite video
  • Centronics compatible Parallel port for a printer
  • Tape recorder connector
  • 2 general connectors (MSX joysticks, mouse, paddle controllers, ...)
  • 1 cartridge slot
  • 1 expansion bus slot