Philips NMS 1210
This page was last modified 01:39, 18 January 2021 by Mars2000you. Based on work by Rderooy.

Description

The Philips NMS 1210 is a RS-232C interface including a cartridge, a manual and a floppy disk.

The adapter has a fixed cable attached that provides a DB-25 Male port.

The floppy disk includes

  • MSX-DOS 1
  • KERMITR.COM, a terminal MSX-DOS program for MSX1 and MSX2 computers, enabling to transfer files using the Kermit protocol
  • XMODEM.COM, a terminal MSX-DOS program for MSX2 computers, enabling to transfer files using the Xmodem protocol
  • XBASIC.BAT, an autoexecutable MSX-DOS file that installs the RS-232C BIOS 1.0 in RAM - the interface is indeed without any BIOS, the RS-232C BASIC instructions are only available after execution of this program or the corresponding AUTOEXEC.BAS on the same floppy disk
  • a RS-232C driver to enable advanced programmers to write communication programs in Assembler

Gallery

Philips NMS 1210
Philips NMS 1210 underside

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