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Curious about the New Microbee company or the history
of the Microbee brand?
For details on where Microbee has been and the path to
relaunching the company, have a look at our
‘ About Us / History ‘ Pages.
Looking for software or documentation for your old ‘bee?
There is a vast amount of software and information
available for our older computers and while Microbee
Technology retains the ownership and copyright over
the material, we would like to make it publically available
at no cost to the end user. To this end, we have licensed
the following website to distribute the works:
Microbee Software Preservation Project
Microbee Technology’s core focus is to enable electronics enthusiasts through to the seasoned engineers
to achieve their product development goals. Our product range caters for interests from retro technologies
through to leading edge rapid prototyping and modular solutions.
We are very excited to be able to offer some great new technology, support people interested in our
older models and also to offer up kits and development boards to encourage and support new I.T. careers
in the making.
The first of our rapid prototyping development boards:
Freescale Tower System Xilinx Spartan 3E (XC3S500E - PQG208) FTM-3SE
JTAG Programmable. Load config data from OnBoard Flash or via the
FlexBus interface on the Tower Edge connector in serial or parallel mode.
Includes 2Mbyes of 16bit wide 10ns sram, 4 GPIO headers directly
connected to the I/O pins of the Xilinx, Flexbus header, EXP bus header
Use within the Freescale Tower system or as a stand-alone board.
Go to our Development Boards page for <More Info>
Microbee Technology is a Freescale Connect Partner.
Kit Computers / Retro technology
We have a number of products in our retro technology range which includes
kit computers and accessories to suit.
Premium Plus Kit computer:
The Premium Plus kit is based on the original Premium series Microbee but has
been enhanced to include floppy disk emulation and storage via SDcard, Ethernet,
high speed serial (RS232) port and expanded memory. It is a dual processor design
including both Z80 & Coldfire parts, running CP/M-80 and uClinux.
The Premium Plus is a Limited edition kit & almost sold out. <More Info>
Accessories / Other kits:
We have a range of accessories to suit retro computers which includes our
Smart Model Controller, Power supplies, Floppy disk controller options and our
latest release, the VGA video converter:
Designed to enable the use of VGA monitors with older computers such as the
Premium Plus, Commodore Amiga, Apple IIgs, it gives a clean crisp display and
provides both Digital (CGA) or Analogue input mode and selectable sync polarity.