Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! Read More >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

There's over 36,000 exhibits here! That should keep you occupied for a bit - get searching!

Or come and get involved on our social media channels ...

      Twitch  Facebook          Online Gift Shop      

Thank you.

Acorn RISC PC Peripheral

The following is a list of Acorn RISC PC Peripheral in the Centre for Computing History collection. It is not an exhaustive list of and other peripherals may have been produced. If you have any hardware that you would like to donate to our collection, please view our donations page.

There are 30 Acorn RISC PC Peripheral in our collection :
Order By : Title - Release Date - Publisher
ACE ARM-Switcher Date: ACE ARM-Switcher

The ARM-Switcher was developed by the German company ACE (Acorn Computer Enterprises) to allow a Risc PC to support both the ARM 610/710 and StrongARM processors, allowing the user to switch between ...

Manufacturer : Acorn Computer Enterprises

Acorn A3020/4000 Econet Upgrade Date: Acorn A3020/4000 Econet Upgrade

This pack provides an Econet upgrade card, Econet cable, and installation instructions for the A3020/4000

Manufacturer : Acorn

Acorn ACA42 486 Processor Card Date: Acorn ACA42 486 Processor Card

Allows and Acorn PC 600 to run MS-DOS applications

Manufacturer : Acorn

Acorn ACA43 PC Card (Upgraded) Date: Acorn ACA43 PC Card (Upgraded)

The PCcard fits in the second CPU card slot on the RiscPC and enables it to run as a PC

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers

Acorn ACA56 PC Card (Upgraded) Date: Acorn ACA56 PC Card (Upgraded)

The Acorn ACA56 is a second generation Risc PC PCcard, also known as Gemini II

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers

Acorn AEH60 Econet Module Date: Unknown Acorn AEH60 Econet Module

This is an Econet Module for the RiscPC, designed to fit into the Network interface slot on the motherboard

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers Ltd

Acorn ARM610 Processor Card Date: Unknown Acorn ARM610 Processor Card

ARM610 Processor Card   Standard Processor Card Supplied with Acorn PC 600 computers

Manufacturer : Acorn

Acorn Floating Point Upgrade Pack Date: 1989 Acorn Floating Point Upgrade Pack

The Floating Point Accelerator (FPA) significantly enhances the performance of your RISC OS machine when you are making intensive use of floating point operations

Manufacturer : Acorn

Acorn Network Test Card Date: Acorn Network Test Card

This Acorn Network Test card is presumed to be used for soak testing RiscPCs

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers Ltd

Acorn RISC PC x86 Card - ACA56 - Texas Instruments 486 DX4-100 Date: 1995 Acorn RISC PC x86 Card - ACA56 - Texas Instruments 486 DX4-100

Acorn RISC PC x86 Card   Part Number : ACA56   PC x86 Second Generation Card - DX4-100 S   Designed by Acorn Computers Limited in conjunction with Aleph One Limited and F

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers Ltd

Alsystems Power-tec SCSI Host Adapter Date: 1996 Alsystems Power-tec SCSI Host Adapter

The SCSI - 1/2/3 Host Adapter was made for the Risc PC and Archimedes computers and uses DMS to maximise data transfer

Manufacturer : Alsystems

ANT Combo Ethernet NIC Date: 1994 ANT Combo Ethernet NIC

A 10Base2 and 10BaseT Ethernet network interface card for the Risc PC and A7000

Manufacturer : ANT

APDL Blitz IdeA Interface Date: 1999 APDL Blitz IdeA Interface

This 32bit, fast IDE interface is designed for use with the RISC PC and A7000 machines

Manufacturer : APDL

Armadillo A448 Sampler Date: 1989 Armadillo A448 Sampler

A third party podule for the Risc PC / A7000 / Iyonix / A9Home

Manufacturer : Armadillo Systems Ltd

ATM Podule NIC Date: 1995 ATM Podule NIC

The ATM (Advanced Telecommunications Modules Ltd) podule NIC is an ATM Network Interface for a Risc PC

Manufacturer : ATM Ltd

Atomwide A5000 8MB Upgrade Date: 1993 Atomwide A5000 8MB Upgrade

This upgrade is only suitable for the late model A5000 with serial numbers ALB32, ALB27, ALB28 or ALB35 which have a socketted MEMC1a

Manufacturer : Atomwide

Atomwide Serial Expansion Card Date: 1995 Atomwide Serial Expansion Card

The Atomwide High Speed Serial Card provides one, two or three additional high-speed serial ports for the A300/400540/5000, A7000 or Acorn RISC PC computers

Manufacturer : Atomwide

Audio Dynamics Dual MIDI Interface DMI 50 Date: 1996 Audio Dynamics Dual MIDI Interface DMI 50

The Audio Dynamics DMI 50 is a dual MIDI interface for the Acorn A3000, 300, 400, 500, A5000 and Risc PC computers

Manufacturer : Audio Dynamics

AVS Genlock Podule - Issue B Date: 1995 AVS Genlock Podule - Issue B

The AVS Genlock podule was sold by LP Electronics

Manufacturer : AVS

Computer Concepts Faxpack Date: Computer Concepts Faxpack

Fax modem for Archimedes and RiscPCs

Manufacturer : Computer Concepts Ltd

EASI Bus Test Card Date: EASI Bus Test Card

The board is marked EASI BUS TEST 0197,204 Iss

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers

Eesox Audio Mixer Date: 1995 Eesox Audio Mixer

The Eesox Audio Mixer mixes audio from a CD-ROM drive with computer generated sound

Manufacturer : Eesox

Eesox Fast SCSI 2 Interface Date: 22nd March 1999 Eesox Fast SCSI 2 Interface

This SCSI interface will function with any Acorn computer that supports a standard podule and will support DMA on the RISC PC and the A7000 series machines

Manufacturer : Eesox

HCCS A5000 RAM Board Issue 2 Date: 1991 HCCS A5000 RAM Board Issue 2

The HCCS A5000 RAM upgrade has 16 x MCM514256AZ80 DRAMs = 2MB of RAM on the board

Manufacturer : HCCS

Irlam ColourMobile Scanner Date: 1996 Irlam ColourMobile Scanner

The Irlam Instruments Ltd ColourMobile is a low cost 24bit Colour Mobile Scanner for RISC OS computers

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments Ltd

Irlam Instruments Risc TV Card Date: Irlam Instruments Risc TV Card

The Irlam Instruments RISC TV podule allows you to use you computer as a televison, with the screen in a window

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments

LTC Time Code Reader MKII Date: LTC Time Code Reader MKII

This is an SMPTE LTC (Longitudinal or Linear TimeCode) reader podule for the Acorn Risc PC and the Archimedes A5000 machines

Manufacturer : Uniqueway Ltd

Movie Magic for the RISC PC Date: 1994 Movie Magic for the RISC PC

This expansion card enables a RISC PC to decode standard Green Book and White Book VideoCDs

Manufacturer : Computer Concepts Ltd.

Telekurs AA28200 High Speed Interface Date: Telekurs AA28200 High Speed Interface

Telekurs, now part of the SIX Group, specialises in providing financial data to the Swiss banking and financial system

Manufacturer : Telekurs

Wild Vision TV Tuner Date: 1994 Wild Vision TV Tuner

The Computer Concepts Wild Vision TV Tuner is a device that is used to supply a TV signal directly to a range of computers without the need for external tuning equipment

Manufacturer : Computer Concepts Ltd

Help support the museum by buying from the museum shop

View all items

Founding Sponsors
redgate Google ARM Real VNC Microsoft Research
Heritage Lottery Funded
Heritage Lottery Fund
Accredited Museum