ACA500 now available in shop

11th Nov 2013 12:00

The ACA 500 is a new accelerator for the Amiga 500 and Amiga 500+ computer.

It offers faster performance, extra memory and Compact Flash card media slots which can be used for a bootable hard drive and Compact Flash media slot. It also features an A1200-style expansion connector which is compatible with some A1200 expansions.

Product Features:
68EC000/10 clocked at 14MHz, so will accelerate the Amiga 500's performance
2 MB RAM of available memory on board: 0.5MB can be allocated to MapROM function
External expansion which slots into side of A500 so there is no need to open the Amiga 500 case
1x Bootable Hard Drive Compact Flash card slot which is bootable and can read or write Amiga cards
1x Media Compact Flash slot which can read/write PC FAT formatted cards
Compatible with existing trapdoor RAM expansions (up to 1.8 MB)
Compatible with existing Chip Mem expansion upgrades
Custom expansion port for local hardware (14 MHz 16 bit, double Zorro speed) Clock port for compatible hardware expansions such as Silversurfer or Catweasel Mk2 Anniversary Edition
Optionally expandable by adding a new ACA 1220 or ACA 1232 accelerator card
Licensed Kickstart ROM images 1.3 and 3.1 installed in onboard Flash ROM
FAT95 file system installed in internal Flash ROM
Compatible with WHDLoad game software
Bootable Hard Drive Available
EasyADF software optionally available pre-installed on CF hard drive
Firmware flash recovery floppy disk available