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BBC Master Peripheral

The following is a list of BBC Master 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 28 BBC Master Peripheral in our collection :
Order By : Title - Release Date - Publisher
Acorn 'Master' OS Overlay ROM Board Date: Acorn 'Master' OS Overlay ROM Board

This ROM board is designed to allow extra ROMs to be installed in the Acorn 'Master' computer, these will operate instead of those built into the machine's 1Mbit ROM

Manufacturer : Vine Micros

ADE+ Date: 1986 ADE+

The ultimate assembly language development tool

Manufacturer : Watford Electronics

ADT16 BBC Master Series Replacement Battery Pack Date: ADT16 BBC Master Series Replacement Battery Pack

A replacement battery pack for the BBC Master series of computers

Manufacturer :

BBC Master Compact Companion Date: Unknown BBC Master Compact Companion

This expansion board for the BBC Master Compact is designed to screw onto the right-hand side of the keyboard unit

Manufacturer :

BBC Master Compact PAL TV Adaptor Date: Unknown BBC Master Compact PAL TV Adaptor

This Acorn peripheral converts the RGB video signal from the BBC Master Compact to a UHF PAL television signal

Manufacturer : Acorn

BBC Master ROM Cartridge Date: BBC Master ROM Cartridge

This cartridge is designed to be used with the BBC Master series of microcomputers

Manufacturer : Acorn Computers

BBC Master ROM/RAM Cartridge Card Date: Unknown BBC Master ROM/RAM Cartridge Card

This modern cartridge card for the BBC Master allows you to load up to eight 16KB ROM images into battery-backed RAM

Manufacturer :

Beebug Master Modem Date: Unknown Beebug Master Modem

The Bebug master Modem is an internal modem for the BB Master 128, designed to be installed between the power supply and the motherboard

Manufacturer : Beebug

Care Electronics - BBC Master Smart Cartridge Date: Care Electronics - BBC Master Smart Cartridge

The BBC Master Smart Cartridge can perform many useful functions

Manufacturer : Care Electronics

Care Electronics 4 ROM cartridge Date: Care Electronics 4 ROM cartridge

The care Electronics 4 ROM cartridge was designed for use with the BBC Master, the cartridge fits in the 2 slots above the keyboard

Manufacturer : Care Electronics

MASTER to B Replay Conversion Kit Date: 1987 MASTER to B Replay Conversion Kit

REPLAY for the BBC Model B Microcomputer was originally released in August of 1985, and consisted of a hardware/software device which enabled the user to transfer programs from tape to disc

Manufacturer : Vine Micros

Mertec Companion Date: 1986 Mertec Companion

This interface provided the expandability of the BBC Micro omitted from the Master Compact, by restoring a number of ports such as the analogue, user, and 2mhz bus

Manufacturer : Mertec

Orion Computers BBC Master Dust Cover Date: Orion Computers BBC Master Dust Cover

A dust cover for the BBC Master series of computers

Manufacturer : Orion Computers Ltd.

Peartree - MR3000 Mini ROM Board Date: Peartree - MR3000 Mini ROM Board

A Peartree brand ROM expansion board for the BBC Micro computer

Manufacturer : Peartree Computers

Peartree - MR8000 Master RAM Cartridge Date: September 1986 Peartree - MR8000 Master RAM Cartridge

4 x 16k RAM Cartridge for the Acorn BBC Maste

Manufacturer : Peartree Computers

PearTree RAM/ROM Cartridge Date: Unknown PearTree RAM/ROM Cartridge

The PearTree RAM/ROM Cartridge allows you to install either 32k of sideways RAM or four 16k ROMs into a single cartridge slot on a BBC Master computer

Manufacturer : PearTree Computers

Philips VP415/05 LV-ROM Laserdisc Player Date: Unknown Philips VP415/05 LV-ROM Laserdisc Player

Used by the BBC Domesday system

Manufacturer : Philips

RetroClinic 1MHz IDE Compact Flash Kit Date: Unknown RetroClinic 1MHz IDE Compact Flash Kit

A full fit-yourself kit, to give your BBC B or Master up to 1GB of fast hard drive storage space

Manufacturer : RetroClinic

RetroClinic DualOS Upgrade Kit Date: 2009 RetroClinic DualOS Upgrade Kit

The DualOS board is effectively a replacement ROM, that allows one of 2 banks to be selected by the flick of a switch

Manufacturer : RetroClinic

RetroClinic KIT/DCI - DataCentre Internal Upgrade Date: Unknown RetroClinic KIT/DCI - DataCentre Internal Upgrade

This kit is compatible with the BBC Micro Model B, B+ 64K, and 128K, as well as Master 128 computers

Manufacturer : RetroClinic

RetroClinic MultiOS Upgrade Kit Date: 1st December 2019 RetroClinic MultiOS Upgrade Kit

The MultiOS system allows the user to switch your BBC Master 128 operating system between the original 3

Manufacturer : RetroClinic

Sprow ARM7 Second Processor (Internal) Date: 29th December 2005 Sprow ARM7 Second Processor (Internal)

This modern expansion board for the BBC Master uses the Tube interface to add an ARM7 co-processor

Manufacturer : Sprow

Sprow Master 10/100 Ethernet Module Date: 19th December 2008 Sprow Master 10/100 Ethernet Module

This modern expansion board upgrades a BBC Master computer from Econet to the Ethernet netwoprking standard

Manufacturer : Sprow

SPX - Saturn Pallette Extension Date: 1987 SPX - Saturn Pallette Extension

The SPX 2

Manufacturer : Saturn

Viglen Master Cartridge System for BBC Master Date: 1986 Viglen Master Cartridge System for BBC Master

Allows two Viglen ROM cartridges to be inserted into a single BBC Master cartridge slot

Manufacturer : Viglen

Vine Micros - Acorn Master OS Overlay ROM Board Date: Unknown Vine Micros - Acorn Master OS Overlay ROM Board

This ROM board is designed to allow extra ROMs to be installed in the Acorn Master computer, these will operate instead of those built into the machine's 1Mbit RO

Manufacturer : Vine Micros

Vine Micros - Master Replay - Tape to Disc Transfer Utility Date: Unknown Vine Micros - Master Replay - Tape to Disc Transfer Utility

This ROM board is designed to allow tape based programs to be transferred to floppy disc

Manufacturer : Vine Micros

Vine Micros Master Romboard '4' Date: January 1987 Vine Micros Master Romboard '4'

The Romboard '4' was produced by Vine Micros in January 1987

Manufacturer : Vine Micros Ltd

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