Sanyo PHC-70FD
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Description

The PHC-70FD is a computer released on the Japanese market by Sanyo. While this computer is an all in one, the floppy disk drive is placed facing the user. A Ren-Sha Turbo (autofire) is placed on the left of the disk drive. This model is not intended to add second floppy drive.

This computer is usually called Wavy70FD in Japan.

This machine features the MSX-BASIC Kun built-in. To enable it and be able to use CALL RUN and CALL TURBO ON/OFF, you must type CALL BC beforehand.

The PHC-70FD has been adapted for the Arabic countries - see Sakhr AX-370 - with more RAM and a MSX2 BIOS.

Brand Sanyo
Type PHC-70FD
Year 1988-11-04
Region Japan
Original price ¥64,800
RAM 64kB in slot 3-0
VRAM 128kB
Media MSX cartridges, 2DD floppy disks
Video Yamaha V9958
Audio PSG, MSX-MUSIC
Chipset Toshiba T9769x (A or B)
Extras Ren-Sha Turbo (autofire), hardware pause key, Reset button, MSX-MUSIC BASIC, Kanji-ROM (JIS level 1), X-BASIC / MSX-BASIC KUN 2.x (run time basic compiler), 720kB 3,5" floppy disk drives, Kanji BASIC

Pictures

Sanyo PHC-70FD
Sanyo PHC-70FD rear
Sanyo PHC-70FD box
Sanyo PHC-70FD PCB
Sanyo PHC-70FD PCB back
Advertisement for the PHC-70FD
MSX-DOS disk
Demo Soft disk
Sanyo PHC-70FD manuals

Specifications

The Sanyo PHC-70FD is an MSX2+ powered by a Z80A integrated in the MSX-Engine Toshiba T9769x (A or B). Floppy Disk Controller chip is the TC8566AF.

This model is not intended to add second floppy drive except on the PCB. A second connector can be added.

Slot Map

Slot 0 Slot 1 Slot 2 Slot 3-0 Slot 3-1 Slot 3-2 Slot 3-3
Page C000h~FFFFh Cartridge
Slot 1
Cartridge
Slot 2
64kB
Memory
Mapper
Page 8000h~BFFFh Kanji
driver
BASIC Kun
Page 4000h~7FFFh Main-ROM Disk ROM MSX-Music
Page 0000h~3FFFh Sub-ROM

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