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#110423 - 07/26/17 07:42 PM Re: ex- USSR and Soviet Bloc hardware [Re: shattered]  
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbjEco-Lx_I -- Alice in Wonderland (translation patch) in attract mode. Compare with original: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ff1gTH_6Cg

#110768 - 09/10/17 06:32 PM Re: ex- USSR and Soviet Bloc hardware [Re: shattered]  
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Originally Posted by shattered
Originally Posted by shattered
SM 7238 aka T3300 -- yet another DECclone, likely not of a DEC original, but of something compatible -- this one is Intel MCS80-based, with no character generator chip. Technical manual is rather good, and mentions a graphics option with Tek 401x and ReGIS features.


Manual + schematics = working double-size chars and smooth scroll:

[Linked Image]

Cyrillic glyphs aren't very polished, though, compared with vt240-clone (mc7105).



When firmware thinks there is a graphics card, a Tek 4010 mode menu suddenly appears:

[Linked Image]

Graphic card is rather simple -- basically a "glass plotter" (no upd7220 there, it's all discrete chips).

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