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You can now watch a new video from the GadgetUK164 YouTube channel. In this video, Chris is building and testing a VGA adapter from sparxUK for the Amiga computer.
2024-02-02 - 12:07:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 12069 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Chris Edwards Restoration has made a new YouTube video. In this video, Chris shows the Amiga 1200 TF1232 68030 accelerator with128 MB ram and FPU.
2024-01-26 - 12:10:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 12052 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Murray Aickin developed a new Amiga core for the handheld game console, the Analogue Pocket. In this version, improvements for WDLOADER, HDD (2 TB), joystick, audio and the MPU.

More information on the Analogue Pocket.
2024-01-26 - 12:08:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 12050 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Keir Fraser released new firmware for the Gotek. Changes in this version: Improvements for HFEv3, WDATA, IMG and EDSK.
2024-01-19 - 12:12:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 12033 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: Working on the Expansion Board: Board Bus and Tape Port bring-up, Hardware Accelerated IEC Controller (4), Hardware-Accelerated IEC Serial Bus (3) JiffyDOS, Hardware-Accelerated IEC Serial Interface (2) and Tracking down and fixing the thumbnail images in the freezer.
2024-01-19 - 12:06:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 12027 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Steven Combs made a new YouTube video. In this episode, Steven talks about the DigiMuz for the Commodore plus/4 computer.
2024-01-12 - 12:18:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 12018 - Category: C16, C116, Plus/4, Hardware
You can now watch a new YouTube video from André Fachat. In this episode of 8-bit-times: The Micro-PET has now support for USB keyboard / mouse and a SD-Card. The graphics for the Ultra-CPU board have been improved.
2024-01-12 - 12:01:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 12001 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Chris Tersteeg released his own version of the Tapecart SD. The features are: Full sized SD card slot. Repositioned the edge connector for more durability when inserting and removing the Tapecart. Using SMD components to make it as compact as possible, but it is still easy to build.
2024-01-05 - 12:07:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 11986 - Category: C64, Hardware
Bart Venneker has made a new YouTube video (Dutch). In this episode: Controlling a robot with the Commodore C64 computer via a Bluetooth connection.
2023-12-22 - 12:19:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 11958 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the GadgetUK164 YouTube channel. In this video, Chris is showing and testing the Tornado turbo card for the Amiga computer.
2023-12-22 - 12:18:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 11957 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
ZuluSCSI is a SCSI to SD-card interface. The ZuluSCSI can emulate a SCSI (1 & 2) hard disk or CD-ROM drive, and stores the data on a SD-card.
2023-12-22 - 12:14:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 11953 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
SIDKick pico is an inexpensive SID-replacement without making compromises regarding quality. It is based on an extended reSID 0.16 emulation and uses a Raspberry Pi Pico (or compatible clone). It supports dual-SID, paddles/mice, has a built-in configuration tool, and outputs via PWM and DAC.
2023-12-01 - 12:21:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 11896 - Category: C64, Hardware
If you want more information about the new Amiga console, the A600GS, from AmigaKit Ltd, you can now visit the A600GS Wiki-page.
2023-12-01 - 12:03:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 11878 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
There are new versions available (version 4) of the uLIGHTBOX64, uHELD64, UAX64 and the uEliteBoard64. And a brand-new product, the u2600+8 "FANTASY", which uses the original chipset of the VCS 2600 console developed by ATARI in 1977.

Black Friday sales
2023-11-24 - 12:20:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11874 - Category: C64, Hardware
Blue-64 is a plug & play Bluetooth adapter for the Commodore C64 computer. The goal of the project is to support two Bluetooth controllers and a Bluetooth keyboard simultaneously, in order to be able to control the C64 completely wirelessly.
2023-11-24 - 12:19:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11873 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode, a look at the new Raspberry Pi 5. The Raspberry Pi 5 can be used as a desktop computer, but also as a platform for emulating retro-computers.
2023-11-24 - 12:13:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11867 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the GadgetUK164 YouTube channel. In this video, Chris is building a replica of the Prelude sound card for the Amiga computer.
2023-11-24 - 12:12:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11866 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he is talking about the Commodore PET Companion. This is a composite video output device for the PET computer.
2023-11-24 - 12:11:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11865 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Jan Beta. In this video, Jan shows how to build an A2000 Serotina mechanical keyboard for the Amiga A2000, A3000 and A4000 computers.
2023-11-24 - 12:10:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11864 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Keir Fraser released a new version of the Greaseweazle hardware. The new features are: New PCB with better mounting holes, USB-C port and input protection (ESD, overcurrent).
2023-11-24 - 12:06:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11860 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
A new YouTube video from CRG. In this video, the build of a network adapter card for the Amiga computer.
2023-11-17 - 12:06:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 11838 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Archi-Tech Hardware has released a new version of their turbo card for the Amiga A600 computers. The features are CPU: 68030RC50 (50 MHz), FPU: 68882FN40 (50 MHz) and Memory: 64 MB or 128 MB.
2023-11-17 - 12:03:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 11835 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Mythic66 is working on a new hardware project for the Commodore VIC20 computer. It is the VMMX RAM expansion that doesn't use the expansion port but is connected to the CPU. The features are: No soldering necessary, ROM for PAL/NTSC, VMMX, Kernal and Basic. Four free ROM slots (Diagrom, Jiffydos etc.). 64 kB RAM expansion and 8 x 8 kB banked memory blocks.
2023-11-17 - 12:01:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 11833 - Category: VIC-20, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode, a more detailed look at the MasterTracker for the Commodore 1541 disk drive. With the MasterTracker you can view track data, density and much more.
2023-11-10 - 12:18:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 11829 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
You can watch a video about the new upcoming Amiga console, the A600GS, from AmigaKit Ltd. The features are: 2 GB RAM, 64 GB storage, joypad, mouse, virtual keyboard, HDMI, Ethernet and USB.
2023-11-10 - 12:09:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 11820 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The AMI-RGB2VGAULTIMATE is an Amiga RGB to VGA filtered and buffered adapter. The features are: Fully buffered Composite HSync and VSync signals, impedance matched inputs and outputs and high quality buffered video signals.
2023-11-10 - 12:00:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 11811 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The GoDrive600 and GoDrive1200 are disk drive emulators for the Amiga 500, 500+, 600 and 1200 computers. The software that is used, is the FlashFloppy firmware from Keir Fraser.
2023-11-03 - 12:19:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 11810 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Mark Sawicki has made a new video for his YouTube channel. In this video, Mark installs and test the LumaCode VIC-II-dizer for the Commodore C64 computer. With the LumaCode VIC-II-dizer and a compatible up-scaler device, you can get an HDMI signal from your C64.
2023-11-03 - 12:18:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 11809 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about building a Mini PET B kit. The Mini PET B is the version of the Mini PET designed to act as a drop in upgrade / replacement board for a Commodore PET or CBM.
2023-11-03 - 12:02:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 11793 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Daniël Mantione has developed a modern version of the Final Cartridge III. The Final Cartridge III 101% is a flashable cartridge that allows you to install your own firmware on the cartridge. The improvements are: Boots to BASIC. REU registers free to use. Fastloader 1571 compatibility. Monitor with undocumented opcodes. Decimal operands. More device numbers. Backups load from any device. 256 kB Flash memory. Improved freezer circuit and kill function.
2023-10-27 - 12:19:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 11790 - Category: C64, Hardware
Denise is a modern motherboard that is compatible with the Amiga 500+. This motherboard uses the original custom chips from an Amiga, but has the following additional features: Two Zorro2 slots, ESD protection on the ports, Mini-ITX formfactor, 2 MB Chip RAM and BigROM support.
2023-10-27 - 12:18:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 11789 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about the updated version of his diagnostic-tool for the Commodore PET/CBM IEEE-488 port.
2023-10-27 - 12:09:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 11780 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: Hardware-Accelerated IEC Serial Interface (1) and Debugging SDRAM and HyperRAM cache and other related things.
2023-10-27 - 12:03:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 11774 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
The webpage Protoparts.at is selling cartridge cases for the Commodore C64 computer. The new colours are: orange, orange-black and transparent-black. The material that is uses is polycarbonate.
2023-10-20 - 12:20:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 11769 - Category: C64, Hardware
Keir Fraser has released updates for the Greaseweazle hardware. The recent changes are: New formats: pc98.n88basic.hd and zx.quorum.800, improvements for HFEv3 and Kryoflux, support for CT Raw files and D88.
2023-10-20 - 12:15:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 11764 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
There is a new YouTube video available from Doktor64. This time, he shows how to clean and test a Quick Shot II Plus joystick.
2023-10-20 - 12:06:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 11755 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
InsaneDruid has made a replacement printed circuit board for the Competition pro mini and pro star mini joysticks, to easily replace failing microswitches.
2023-10-20 - 12:01:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 11750 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode, a first look at the MasterTracker for the Commodore 1541 disk drive. With the MasterTracker you can view track data, density and much more.
2023-10-13 - 12:20:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 11748 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: A review of the ZuluSCSI hard drive replacement from RabbitHole Computing.
2023-10-06 - 12:17:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 11724 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The new hardware project from gavinlyons is the build of a portable Commodore 64 synthesizer. This Cyanodore 64 is built from a C64g, C-LAB cartridge, ARM2SID. LCD-screen, USB-power bank, SD2IEC and 4 potentiometers.
2023-10-06 - 12:12:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 11719 - Category: C64, Hardware
ZuluSCSI is a SCSI to SD-card interface. The ZuluSCSI can emulate a SCSI (1 & 2) hard disk or CD-ROM drive, and stores the data on a SD-card.
2023-09-22 - 12:06:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11672 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the GadgetUK164 YouTube channel. In this video, Chris is showing the new keycaps for his Commodore C64 computer that were made by CBMSTUFF.
2023-09-15 - 12:04:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11650 - Category: C64, Hardware
The Neo6502 is a credit card size Open Source modern retro computer with a W65C02 processor. The features are: HDMI, USB (keyboard), Audio, I2C, SPI, UART, 6502 BUS and 2 MB Flash upper limit.
2023-09-08 - 12:08:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 11634 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
PowerShark is a next-generation power adapter for the Amiga line of computers - A500, A600 and A1200. It provides stable, high quality power, utilizing any 12V-capable USB-C power supply. Portable USB-C "chargers" are also supported, bringing the dream of battery-operated Amigas to life.
2023-09-01 - 12:20:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 11625 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Kurt Telep designed an external numeric keyboard for the Commodore C64 computer. This keyboard is a hardware only solution, so no software needed. The files for the PCB and the schematic are available on his GitHub page.
2023-09-01 - 12:13:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 11618 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: A review of the Freeway Triton Lite USB card for the Amiga computer. This card is developed by Matthias Hampel, and works on ZORRO 2 or 3 models with a 25 MHz 68030 CPU and 8 MB of RAM.
2023-09-01 - 12:10:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 11615 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the MikeyGRetro YouTube channel. In this video a demonstration of the Greaseweazle v4.
2023-08-25 - 12:18:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 11603 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Plus4Serial is an open hardware serial port adapter that plugs into the Commodore Plus/4 User Port, turning it into a fully-functional RS-232 interface.
2023-08-25 - 12:17:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 11602 - Category: C16, C116, Plus/4, Hardware
Maciej Witkowiak released new firmware for the TIB-001. The TIB-001 is a 3.5" disk drive for the Commodore C64 computer that connects to the cartridge port. Changes in this version: Improvements for load address, device number, rename, scratch, new, directory format, GEOS macros and added a DOS wedge.
2023-08-25 - 12:16:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 11601 - Category: C64, Hardware
Retro-Updates.com is a web shop for retro computers such as Commodore, Amiga, Atari, Sinclair ZX-Spectrum, Macintosh and 386/486 PC. Shipment is to most European countries, USA, Canada and Australia.
2023-08-18 - 12:19:00 - Week: 33 - Item number: 11584 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
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