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Sega 32x Console Information

SEGA 32X

 

The 32x is an add-on which sots on top of a megadrive/genesis console. It is most notable for providing some of the first texture mapping seen on a console.

 

 

32x unit

1994

 


The 32x slots into the cartridge
port of the Genesis and via a pass through cable on the back. It contains its own microprocessors to enhance the abilities of the Genesis, mostly by
providing better graphics and some 3D abilities. The 32x can be used on conjunction with the Sega CD. There are however only a few US FMV games which support it.

CPU TWIN Hitachi SH2 32-bit RISC Chips 23Mhz each
SOUND Stereo PCM Chip. Adds an 2 extra channels
RAM 512 Kilobytes
DISPLAY: 32,768 colors, 50,000 texture-mapped polygons per sec. Hardware scalling / rotation.

Neptune

unreleased


Neptune would have been a megadrive with a 32X built in (Prototype only)

32X Games

 

32x games come on carts similar to the standard Mega Drive carts but sligtly heavier. There is not a huge range of 32x games (about 32). Recommended titles are Virtua Racing Deluxe, Space Harrier.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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