The first 68040 Based Atari Clone, now available at LEXICOR SOFTWARE CORP.
These are the specs of the New MEDUSA (price unchanged)
You may post this wherever you like.
MC 68040 at 64 Mhz
Internal FPU and PMMU
Performance is around 26 MIPS, 4.5 MFLOPS
Main bus is:
32 Bit Data, 32 Bit Address
Bus Clocked at 32 Mhz
Full Bus snooping read and write
Atari bus is:
16 bit Data, 24 bit Address
Bus snooping, write
Own ACSI Address for full 32 Bit Address
Can hold 8-128 Megabtes on board
Write 73 Mbyte/sec
Read 85 Mbyte/sec
2 MByte on board
32 Bit Wide
TOS 3.06 modified slightly
- ST I/O Board
-FLOPPY DD, HD, ED
-2 SERIAL PORTS (like TT Modem) (upto 115KBaud)
-IDE Bus (12 Mb/sec)
-ISA Bus (for own custom Graphics Board)
(This ISA Bus will work with any ET-4000 Based Graphics Board on PC
Platform with the NVDI ET-4000, however NVDI ET-4000 only supports upto
max. 32,000 colors as of this date)
Additionally you can get:
VME Bus 16bit
Laser Printer Port (?)
and an MC68060 Board is sceduled for the year 1994
LEXICOR SOFTWARE CORPORATION
(510) 848-7621 - (510) 848-7613
Here a Price Breakdown in United States Dollars, users in North America
will have the main parts assembled in the U.S.A. as parts are a lot
The MEDUSA T40 is ideal for the high-end Atari User. Based around TOS
3.06 It is very compatible. Following this message will be a short list
of working programs.
- Basic Motherboard 68040/64
- Tower Housing
- ST Input/Output Board
Cost is: 2,490 U$D (Cost can vary depending on the exchange rate)
Availability: NOW, Transport time should take no longer than 2 Weeks!
Additionally you may purchase an ET-4000 Graphics Board 15/16bit Color
onboard for about another 100 U$D + NVDI ET-4000.
A VME Bus Multiple Bus Board (see description above) for another 400 U$D
8, 16, 32, 64 or 128 Megabytes on board, price depending on SIMMS,
current price is around 40 U$D per megabyte.
IDE Internal Drive will cost depending on drive size. Internal IDE, no
external casing required.
NOVA VME 16M Graphics Board when purchased with VME Bus (for 24bit Color)
costs 489 U$D.
All prices given are Recommended Retail, shipping not included!
Short Compatiblity List:
Chronos-3D Key frame Animator
Phoenix U.S.A. (Xenomorph-3D)
Prism Paint 1, 1.5, 2.0
Cybersculpt ( in STHigh)
GFA Basic 3.0 3.6TT
Matrix Drivers 2.2
Technobox CAD and Drafter
Retousche Pro CD v.1.04
Script 2.0, 3.0
ICD and AHDI
Tempus Word and Editor
and a lot more programs that follow the VDI and Atari guidelines should
work with no problems whatsoever!
I cannot make a list of ALL the working programs, but if you have an
enquiry about a single product, then please email me, and we could look
into it for you.
Lexicor Software Europe
Lexicor@world.std.com, XKY84999@genie.geis.com, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Marko, Suomen Atari-sivut / ArkiSTo 2003