|N64 CPU Documentation||OEM||This is an extremely detailed .PDF file of the 4300 MIPS processor that the Nintendo64 runs on. I cannot tell you what’s on the file, except that it contains a LOT of information on the CPU and how it works.||Hardware Info.||N64||N/A||0.3||Adv||01 Apr 1997|
|Neo*Geo MVS Hardware Notes||Charles MacDonald||A description of most of the registers of the Neo Geo MVS along with detailed timing information and a few programming precautions. Most of the information is also applicable to the home console and CD platforms. Quality resource for hackers and ho….||Hardware Info.||ARC||N/A||1.0||Adv||22 Apr 2007|
|NEC V60 CPU Manual||OEM||The NEC V60 (μPD70616) was a CISC processor manufactured by NEC introduced in the late 1980s. It had a 32-bit internal bus and a 16-bit external bus with a 24-bit address bus. A relatively obscure design, it was a radical departure from NEC’s p….||Hardware Info.||Multiple||N/A||V60||Adv||01 Nov 1986|
|NES APU Sound Hardware Reference||Blargg||This is a useful programmer reference of the Nintendo Entertainment System’s sound hardware.||Hardware Info.||NES||N/A||1.0||Adv||30 Jun 2004|
|NES Mapper List||Disch||Details for several mappers, arranged by mapper number. Register descriptions, behavior explanations, example games, etc. Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about mappers!||Hardware Info.||NES||N/A||0.7||Adv||24 Mar 2015|
|NTSC 2C02 Technical Reference||Brad Taylor||Low level details of the NES PPU, including timing info. A must-have for emu devers.
Note: The blurb about MMC3 IRQ operation is incorrect.||Hardware Info.||NES||N/A||5th Releas||Adv||23 Apr 2004|
|Official Documentation on the SH-2||OEM||Hitachi’s docs on the 32x’s two main processors.||Hardware Info.||32X||N/A||1.0||Adv||18 Aug 1997|
|Quick CDrom explanation||Doomed||A very technical document on the PSX CD ROM drive.||Hardware Info.||PSX||N/A||1.0||Adv||01 Jan 2000|
|Qwertie’s SNES Documentation Plus DMA Revision 6||Qwertie||Contains essential information for experienced hackers. Covers topics such as joypads, DMA & HDMA transfer, sprites, and registers. Note though, there are inaccuracies.
- Has “big-endian” and “little-endian” mixed up
|Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2.1||Adv||01 Jan 1998|
|Sega Genesis Technical Notes||Bart Trzynadlowski||An informative collection of notes on the Genesis. This document is intended to be used as a reference alongside sega2.doc or any other complete Sega Genesis technical documentation, it is not intended as a standalone resource for learning about the ….||Hardware Info.||GEN||N/A||1.0||Adv||07 Feb 2000|
|SNES Cart Hacking Info||Siudym||This is an extremely detailed technical document of SNES cartridge pinouts.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||01 Jan 2001|
|SNES CPU||Randall Hyde||This is an extremely detailed technical document of the SNES 65c816 processor. It is a customized 16 bit processor made for the SNES. It operates in both 16- (Native) and 8-bit (Emulation) modes. The 8-bit emulation mode is 100% compatible with the 6….||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||11 Mar 1998|
|SNES Chip Labels||Piken||A document outlining the actual chip markings found on the SNES circuit board. Also has chip information for various special chip cart games with the SuperFX, DSP, SA-1 and other chips. Very useful to help obtain chip data sheets and other informatio….||Hardware Info.||SNES||Multiple Games||2004-04-04||Adv||04 Apr 2004|
|SNES FastROM Information||Paul||This document provides information on the SNES’s FastROM mode, which allows a speed increase of around 33%.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||16 Feb 1994|
|SNES Graphics||Starr||These documents tells all about the SNES graphics array. It is what sets the SNES apart from all the 16 bit systems. It consists of four overlapping backgrounds that can scroll by themselves in any direction. It runs on 256 colors (Or 15 bit colors f….||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||04 Oct 1997|
|SNES Layering Explained||Piken||This is some advanced information on layering and color math in SNES background modes 0 and 1.
An Image to go along with document can be found on author’s homepage.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||2004-04-04||Adv||04 Apr 2004|
|SNES Multiplication/Division Registers||Vic Ricker||This is an in-depth documentation on the SNES’s special multiplication/division registers.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||26 Dec 1993|
|SNES Sound Processors Info||Gau Of The Veldt||The SNES sound system was custom made by Sony specifically for the SNES. It’s labeled as an SPC-700. It is superior to most sound chips of its time (1991), for it has its own memory and instruction set, which takes the load off the main CPU. If ….||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||05 Feb 1998|
|SONY Pocketstation Technical Documents||OEM||Here are some hardware documents for the SONY pocket-station on the FAT format for the memory storage and the PDA hardware specs.||Hardware Info.||PSX||N/A||1.0||Adv||01 Nov 2011|
|SPC7110 Info||Dark Force||This document contains reverse engineered information on the SPC7110 regarding registers, memory map, real time clock commands, and more. It was originally created by Dark Force of DeJap and then updated more recently by The Dumper.||Hardware Info.||SNES||N/A||1.0||Adv||25 Jul 2008|