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newgs

NewGS is the next generation Apple IIgs computer.

goals

Produce a complete computer with motherboard and case.

Maintain compatiblility with existing IIgs hardware and software.

Reimplement proprietary ASICs in FPGA code.

Extend the platform to support newer hardware interfaces and concepts.

progress

65c816 cpu functionally complete
fast processor interface functionally complete
mega ii functionally complete
slots in progress
rgb video functionally complete
ntsc video in progress
hdmi video not started
ensoniq audio in progress
iwm disk port functionally complete
swim disk port not started
game ports in progress
adb ports not started
usb ports functionally complete (mouse and keyboard)
key microcontroller base functionality complete, advanced functionality in progress
serial ports in progress
real time clock software functionally complete, hardware in progress
mass storage not started
ethernet port not started