ATARI A Warner Communications company.

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ATARI HOME COMPUTER SYSTEM

HARDWARE MANUAL


TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. INTRODUCTION
  2. DESCRIPTION OF HARDWARE
    1. ANTIC and CTIA
    2. POKEY
    3. SERIAL PORT
    4. INTERRUPT SYSTEM
    5. CONTROLLERS
  3. HARDWARE REGISTERS
    1. PAL
    2. INTERRUPT CONTROL
    3. TV LINE CONTROL
    4. GRAPHICS CONTROL
    5. PLAYERS AND MISSILES
    6. AUDIO
    7. KEYBOARD AND SPEAKER
    8. SERIAL PORT
    9. CONTROLLER PORTS
  4. SAMPLE DISPLAY PROGRAM
  5. HARDWARE REGISTER LISTS
    1. ADDRESS ORDER
    2. ALPHABETICAL ORDER
  6. FIGURES
    1. MEMORY MAP
    2. NTSC and PAL DISPLAY
    3. SCHEMATICS

APPENDIX

  1. USE OF PLAYER/MISSILE GRAPHICS WITH BASIC
  2. MIXING GRAPHICS MODES
  3. PINOUTS