VBXE project was started in 2005 by Tomasz Piórek (Electron/TQA), and first public announcement was made in March of 2006. Since that time, VBXE project has been improved by Candle`o`Sin - Video DAC has been changed, microcontroller responsible for FPGA core management functions was swapped from PIC to ATMega48. Recently, new live was pumped into project - another VideoDac change, few minor changes. Newest version - 2.1 - is 100% compatible with it`s ancestors, is made on automatic assembly lines and it is 100% ROHS and environment friendly.
RGB output providing crisp clear picture using LCD TV or RGB monitor
up to 1024 colors on screen from 21 bit palette
graphics resolution up to 640x480i (640x240p) in 64 colours, 320x240p in 1024 colours, and 160x240p in 1024
true 80 char mode for text display
blitter with 7 modes of operations capable of zooming displayed data, transparency, collision detection and many other features
full downward compatible with GTIA chip
and many, many more
white colour VBXE board
adapter for Atari XE
Fitting the device inside Atari needs some soldering SKILLS. I`m not responsible for any damage made to ATARI / VBXE when improper tools or soldering technics are used.