Medusa Computer Systems – FireBee

Information about the FireBee computer.

Processor: Coldfire MCF5474, 266MHz, 400MIPS
RAM: - DDR: 512MB Main- + 128MB Video- and special RAM on Board,
             Speed: 1GB/s,
           - Static: 512kB, for DSP and others, 200MB/sec
Flash: 8MB on Board for Operating Systems
Operating systems: TOS/MINT/RTOS Pearl/Linux

Atari kompatible interface ports:
• TT/Falcon-IDE,
• ST/TT-Floppy
• TT-SCSI (but faster),
• ROM-Port: 2x2mm Connector
• Printer,
• ST/TT-seriel,
• Midi,
• ST-Sound (mixed to line out and mono out in the AC'97)
• ST/TT/Falcon-Video over DVI-I (norml analog, digital if desired)
• Atari-Keyboard with Mouse

Other Ports:
• DVI-I (analog and digital)
• FireBee Video Modes (normal digital max.168MHz,
  analog if desired max.128MHz):
           - All Monitors 60Hz: 1600x1200 max
           - TFT Monitors 60Hz: 1920x1200 max (reduced blanking)
• Ethernet 10/100, 1 Port
• USB 2.0 Host (uPD720101),
           - 1 Port internal,
           - 4 Ports external,
           - 2 external Ports with high Power (500mA)
• Compact-Flash, 1 Port
• SD-Card, 1 Port
• AC'97 Stereo Codec with DMA-Sound Output and 48kHz Sampling Input
• Sound_Connectors:
           - LineIn,
           - LineOut,
           - Mic (Mono),
           - DVD/CD internal
• PS2 Mouse/Keybord Port
• Game Port
• PCI 33MHz 3.3Volt direct Edge for passive backplane
• Power and Console controller with real time clock, PIC18F4520
• Extension socket: 60Pol (DSPI 33MBaud, seriel sync or async about 33MBaud,
   26Bit I/O about 133MHz, I2C-Bus)

Battery Powered (standard about 1h, more if desired)
Planed extensions in the future: Falcon DSP in the FPGA
Format: Card 90mm x 260mm x 20mm

Status: Board and case are finished!

Prices excl.VAT/MWSt: (You have to pay on receipt, billing value CHF80.--)
FireBee1 board with battery 3.7V/2.5Ah (about 1.5h battery runtime): € 560.-- SOLD OUT!!
Optional Laquered Aluminium case (Format: 328.50 x 108mm): € 84.--
Optional 16GB CF-Card with preinstalled FreeMint: € 15.--
Optional Preinstalled FreeMint on CF-Card: € 0.--
Optional Power Supply 12V/25W: € 28.--
Optional Additonal battery 3.7V/2.5Ah (about 3h battery powered runtime): € 9.--
Packaging and worldwide shipping: € 34.--
Delivery Time: 2-3 weeks if it on stock.

FireBee Serie 2
Case Coler
Attention: The price is with the added 4% expenses for Paypal.

Download Area
hdyutfb.MOV (220MB): Movie: How do you use the FireBee board!

Further Information at the FireBee Project website:

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Last update: 1. Februar 2018
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