ARDG2 Videographics Expansion Card

The Video Electronics Videographics ARDG2 is a double board construction, video graphics card for the Acorn Archimedes that enhances the graphics display of the machine.

It includes a real-time colour frame-grabber to digitise live colour video inputs, a 384K video framestore with 16 bit levels and a dedicated RGB display output with dynamic switching between the Archimedes and the framestore images.

This expansion card can also be attached to the ARVC2 Videocontroller and Genlock Card via ribbon cable.

Date : 1990

Manufacturer : Video Electronics Ltd

Physical Description : Expansion card Hardware and Installation Details manual

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH33898. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

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