Panasonic FS‑A1GT

The last MSX-computer, the Panasonic FS-A1GT, Also known as Turbo R.

This machine was released only in Japan and is named he ultimate MSX-machine. Therefor this machine is imported a lot by MSX-lovers.

Unlike it’s Z-80 based precursors, this machine contains a RISC-processor. With this the machine can act much faster while keeping backwards compatible with the old Z-80.

A special feature of this Turbo-R is the addition of the FMPAC chip. This chip provides much better sound and music capabilities.

The Turbo-R is, as common for MSX, fully backwards compatible.

Catalog type
Desktop computer
Manufacturer
Release Date
1992
Processor
ASCII-Mitsui-Semiconductor R800 @ 28.6MHz
Memory
1024KB
Storage
3,5" FDD 720KB
Operation System
MSX-BASIC

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