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Anomie's S-DSP DocAnomieExtremely in depth technical information on the S-DSP sound hardware on the SNES and how sound is generated. Mostly for experts only, but it can be used as an intermediate-level reference to the S-DSP registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1212Adv28 Sep 2015
Anomie's SNES Memory Mapping DocAnomieThis is a document intended to describe the SNES memory map. It will NOT include information on the MAD-1 or any other address decoder.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2008-12-21Int21 Dec 2008
Anomie's SNES Timing DocAnomieThis is a document intended to describe various aspects of SNES timing. It will probably not be useful unless you already know a good bit about the SNES.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2008-12-21Adv21 Dec 2008
Anomie's SPC700 Cycle DocAnomieCycle information for the SPC700. Probably not too useful for ROMhacking, but is for emulator authors.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-04-21Adv21 Apr 2007
Anomie's SPC700 DocAnomieIn depth information on the SPC700 including a diassembly of the Boot ROM.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2009-07-19Int19 Jul 2009
Anomie’s C4 Chip DocAnomieIn depth information on the SNES C4 cartridge add-on chip and it’s registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-07-12Adv12 Jul 2007
Anomie’s Register DocAnomieA nice in depth look at all the SNES hardware registers. This is must have reference material for anybody doing any assembly hacking or homebrew coding for the SNES. This document is the most recent and up to date we have on the SNES registers (as of….Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-07-12Int12 Jul 2007
Anomie’s SNES OpenBus and Wrapping DocAnomieExplains OpenBus effect on the SNES hardware, and the behavior of S-CPU accesses that cross page/bank boundaries. For experts only.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-04-21Adv21 Apr 2007
Anomie’s SNES Port DocAnomieThis is a document intended to describe the various hardware ports on the SNES. It will not describe how these ports are used by what may be plugged into them.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-04-27Int27 Apr 2007
Blargg’s S-DSP Timer Glitch ExplanationBlarggAn email detailing Blargg’s discoveries regarding a glitch in the S-DSP timers when the target is written just when the internal counter is ticked.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2007-03-31Adv31 Mar 2007
Broadcast Satellaview-X Internal ROM InfoDThe Broadcast Satellaview-X Internal ROM info including offsets and a few other tidbits of information.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2006/2/7Int07 Feb 2006
BRR Sound Encoding SchemeButchaExplains the BRR encoding scheme used by the SPC700 in detail. Note: The filter formulas are not bit perfect if you are coding an emulator.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int21 May 2007
Qwertie’s SNES Documentation Plus DMA Revision 6QwertieContains 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
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Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.1Adv01 Jan 1998
SNES Cart Hacking InfoSiudymThis is an extremely detailed technical document of SNES cartridge pinouts.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv01 Jan 2001
SNES Chip LabelsPikenA 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.SNESMultiple Games2004-04-04Adv04 Apr 2004
SNES CPURandall HydeThis 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.SNESN/A1.0Adv11 Mar 1998
SNES Developer ManualOEMThis is heck of an SNES technical reference document. With over 800+ pages of information covering most aspects of the SNES including CPU, APU, DSP,SA-1, SFX, Super Scope, SNES mouse, multi-tap, and more, this document is a treasure!Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int14 Jun 2005
SNES DocY0SHiThe greatest Super Nintendo documentation in its day, but newer docs have more information.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.30Beg28 Dec 1994
SNES FastROM InformationPaulThis document provides information on the SNES’s FastROM mode, which allows a speed increase of around 33%.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv16 Feb 1994
SNES GraphicsStarrThese 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.SNESN/A1.0Adv04 Oct 1997
SNES KartDiskDudeIn depth detail on the actual cartridge layout. Not really “the most complete [or accurate] guide to a SNES cartridge worldwide” though.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.6Int01 Jan 1997
SNES Kart (HTML)DiskDudeIn depth detail on the actual cartridge layout. Not really “the most complete [or accurate] guide to a SNES cartridge worldwide” though.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.6Int01 Jan 1996
SNES Layering ExplainedPikenThis 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.SNESN/A2004-04-04Adv04 Apr 2004
SNES Memory Mapping]SiMKiN[Brief description of SNES LoROM and HiROM memory maps. Nice as a quick graphical type reference, but not as complete as some other sources on the subject such as open source emulator source code.Hardware Info.SNESN/A3.5Int23 Mar 1998
SNES Multiplication/Division RegistersVic RickerThis is an in-depth documentation on the SNES’s special multiplication/division registers.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv26 Dec 1993
SNES Register MapNintendoA short and sweet guide to the SNES hardware registers. It can be a handy quick reference register sheet when doing SNES programming. Anomie’s Register doc is also recommended.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int16 May 2007
SNES Sound Processors InfoGau Of The VeldtThe 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.SNESN/A1.0Adv05 Feb 1998
SNES translucency FAQBregaladThis document talks about how translucency works on the SNES, and shows a few examples how to use the hardware to your advantage.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2.0Int21 May 2015
SNES/SFC Manual (PDF Version)OEMThis is an SFC version of the SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site, covering the PPU and CPU. This is a good technical supplement to the actual SNES Dev Manual we also have on the site. It also contains a nice 2-page register summary sheet.Hardware Info.SNESN/APDFInt31 Mar 1994
SPC700 Mini TutorialGauThis is a small tutorial with a basic example of how to transfer data to the SPC700 and get some sound code up and running. Useful for SPC700 beginners as a supplement to other SPC700 documents.Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Int31 Oct 2011
SPC7110 InfoDark ForceThis 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.SNESN/A1.0Adv25 Jul 2008
SPC7110F0a Chip InformationKammedoThis document contains information about the SPC7110 chip, which is used for the SNES games; Far East Of Eden Zero (FEoEZ), Super Power League 4 (SPL4) and Momotarou Densetsu Happy (MDH). It contains pinouts, memory map, and so….Hardware Info.SNESN/A1.0Adv30 May 2008
Super Famicom Sound ManualPikenA manual to the SPC700 and SNES sound hardware. IPL ROM disable bit of register $00f1 functionality is missing. Also,there are some errors in the opcode tables.Hardware Info.SNESN/A2001-10-15Int15 Oct 2001
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