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This is the recovered Machine Room from 2005. Please don't expect wonders. The look and feel of this site is nine years old, and so is its code. Some of the functionality has been recovered while the rest of the site is modernised and restructured. Watch this space!
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AtariMega 2

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No known owners (I still own one | I used to own one). I have seen one.
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130ST, 260ST, 520ST, 520ST+, 520STm, 520STFM, 1040ST, 1040STF, 1040STm, 1040STFM, 2080ST, 4160ST, Mega 1, Mega 2, Mega 4, STacy, ST Book, STPad.
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Emphasis Business, Graphics, Music, Programming
Operating System GEM, TOS
Standards MIDI
Timeline Announced: 1986, Released: 1987
CPU type 68000
CPU word length 16 bits
CPU clock rate 8 MHz
ROM Size 192 KiB
RAM Size 2 MiB
Maximum RAM Size 4 MiB
Keyboard Typewriter keyboard
Number of keys 95
Dimensions 34.0 x 6.7 x 40.0 cm (13.4 x 2.6 x 15.7 in)
Weight 4.3 kg (9.5 lb)
Graphics modes 320x200x16, 640x200x4, 640x400x2
Total number of colours 512
Sound chip YM2149
Total peripheral memory 360 KiB, 720 KiB
Sound channels 3
White noise channels 1
Octave range 9
Volume/DAC resolution 16
Sound output Mono
I/O Ports 2x Joystick, Cartridge, Floppy, Hard disk, MIDI in, MIDI out, Mouse, Parallel, RGB, RS-232

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References
Planet Irata
Atari Historical Society