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.

Microbee Premium Plus

The Microbee Premium Plus is a hybrid kit computer. The baseboard (which has the keyboard, Z80 CPU, PIO, 6545 screen controller and video circuits) is supplied in kit form with comprehensive assembly instructions, and the coreboard is pre-assembled using mostly surface mount technology. it is, effectively, an updated version of the original Microbee computer. The new coreboard design includes floppy disk emulation and storage via SDcard. There is also an ethernet port and high speed serial (RS232) port. There is also another microprocessor on the new coreboard and it has been configured to make the Premium Plus a true dual processor computer.

More information can be found here.

Manufacturer: Microworld PTY Ltd
Date: 1982

Comment on This Page

Other Systems Related To Microbee Premium Plus:

Item Manufacturer Date
Microworld Microbee Model II Microworld PTY Ltd 1983

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH45041. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.


Microbee Premium Plus

Click on the Image(s) For Detail


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