3DO Interactive Multiplayer

Made in Japan by Panasonic in 1993
Generation: 5
Units sold: 6000000
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The first console to feature thousand of colors
CD-Rom based (2x)

Several models of this console exist, by different developers :

- Panasonic FZ-1 R.E.A.L. 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (Europe, Japan, North American and Asia) in 1993. The first 3DO system released.
- Goldstar 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (Europe, North America and South Korea) in 1993.
- Sanyo TRY 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (Japan) in 1993.
- Panasonic FZ-10 R.E.A.L. 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (Europe, Japan and North America) in 1995. Faster loadings and 60Hz.
- Goldstar 3DO ALIVE II (South Korea).
- Panasonic M2 FZ-35s R.E.A.L. 3DO Interactive Multiplayer, abandoned development.

tech info

resolution: 640 x 480 x 16M colors
memory: 2M DRAM, 1M VRAM, 1M ROM, 32K SRAM
CPU: RISC 32 bit
GFX: Two video co-processors for 2D effects