Ultimate-II+

Features:

  • Full, cycle accurate emulation of two real Commodore 1541 diskdrives.
    • Uses .D64 and .G64 files stored on USB stick
    • Supports .G64 files as well (Read/Write)
    • Configurable IDs
    • Configurable ROM (1541/1541C/1541II or custom)
    • RAMBOard memory expansion (up to 40K)
  • Built-in Speaker; outputs drive and floppy sounds
  • Support for USB storage devices (stick, card reader, and even HD)
  • 100 Mbps Ethernet port (for use with Telnet or FTP)
  • FAT/FAT32 support, with sub-directories and long filenames
  • ISO9660 support with Joliet, for reading .ISO files and access external CD/DVD drives through USB
  • Battery backed up Real Time Clock
  • Command Interface module with UltimateDOS
    • Accessible module through I/O space that allows direct commands to Ultimate-II
    • Ultimate-DOS, I/O space driven direct file access to SD/USB
  • Dual SID implementation, optionally 8 voices each
  • Ultimate Audio module
    • Up to 7 voices of sampled audio simultaneously
    • Accessible through I/O space
    • 8- or 16-bit samples
    • up to 48 kHz sample rate
  • Built-in SID player; plays SID files on either 'real' SID or emulated SID.
  • C64 cartridge emulation:
    • Final Cartridge III
    • Action Replay
    • Retro Replay
    • Super Snapshot
    • Turbo Assembler w/ Codenet
    • Epyx Fastloader
    • Custom 8K/16K carts
    • Custom Ocean / System3 carts (up to 512K)
  • Commodore 1750/1764 REU
    • REU Compatible
    • Size selectable from 128K up to 16 MB
    • Can be combined with Retro Replay and SuperSnapshot compatible roms
  • Flexible freezer menu
    • select, mount, create D64 images, browse disk images
    • create new directories, delete files
    • Ultra fast DMA load of single file programs (.PRG files on USB, inside .D64 or .T64)
  • Configuration screen, with resident settings
  • Tape emulation, through special USB3.0 cable to tape port of C64*
    • Load .TAP files to C64
    • Capture tape data from C64 to .TAP file
    • Capture tape data from a datasette and store it as .TAP file
    • Write .TAP files back to tape, using a Commodore tape deck
  • Totally rewritten firmware, for easier expansion and maintenance

 

* Tape emulator cable is an accessory, which is needed to work with tap files.

 

Specifications:

- Board size: 62 x  90 mm

- Sturdy ABS plastic case

- 1M-gate FPGA

- Full size 6-pin DIN connector (IEC)

- 5 MB Flash ROM

- 64 MB DDR2 SDRAM

- Three USB host ports

- One 100 Mbps Ethernet port 

- Stereo audio output

- Stereo audio input (currently not yet used)

- Specialty USB 3.0 port with USB 2.0 signals for storage device OR cable to tape adapter board (for C2N emulation), or other future features.