Medusa Computer Systems – TOS

Homepage for TOS-High-End-Systems. Information about the FireBee, the Hades and the T40.


Medusa Computer Systems is producing TOS compatible high-end computers. The main products are the T40 and Hades 040/060.
The computers are all TOS compatible, every clean programmed software will run. Many games will not work because there are mostly made for special hardware models.
DTP, graphic, CAD, Internet with CAB, scanner, CD-ROM, DSP ... is no problem for the Hades and the T40. For more information use the menu or contact us.

Standard products

The FireBee is our latest TOS compatible computer. Medusa Computer Systems is responsible for the hardware. Some software, drivers, FPGA configs are done together with the "Atari Coldfire Project". The FireBee is free hardware. It is 599,- Euros and now in 2012 availaible for Atari endusers.

Hades 040/060:
The Hades was the 2nd product of Medusa Computer Systems. It is the first TOS compatible computer with PCI-bus. PCI has a very quick transverrate and has also pushed through by Macs and PCs. Now available here too. Whit his price of 2600.- sFr. it is now a product for everybody.

The first TOS computer with MC68040 chip and because of this quicker than a TT and Falcon. Many interfaces are available.

*** News ***

  • 25.4.2012 FireBee Board and cases are finished. Shipping to end users start.
  • 16.12.2008: 2nd start of the Coldfire Projekt named *Coldari*? Mathias Wittau klärt ab ob genügend Interesse da ist.
  • 8.4.2001: New documentation and new Hades Accessory (6_B) in the Download Area available.
  • Ende 2000: Start new projekt with ColdFire prozessor. For more information visit xTOS
  • 20.2.99: ATI-Rage-Pro driver finished. Resolutions:
    .640x400 / 800x608 / 1024x768 / 1152x864 / 1280x960 / 1280x1024 / 1600x1200
    .all in 2, 8, 16 and 32 bit color!
    .Frequencies >70Hz
    .Pixelclock till 220MHz
  • 30.10.98: SCSI Fast + Wide PCI (Transferrate till 15MB/s)
  • 22. November '97: New documentation and new Hades Accessory in the Download Area available.
  • 22. November '97: The RAMROM 10 EDO Xylinx isn't working correctly. If you have this chip inside your Hades computer, then send me an e-mail.
  • 17. October '97: MagiC, ROM-Port card and Star Track, DSP-card now available!
  • 13. September '97: MagiC and ROM port card soon available! Demonstration at 'Atari Messe' in Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • 13. September '97: Driver for NE2000 network card finished and available!
  • 1. Juli '97: Update of the Download Area. Now documentation and MiNT patch for the Hades 060 available there. The file contains sources from the Hades computer. Can be used by developers.
  • 29. Mai '97: Soundblaster sound card driver for the Hades in production.
  • 29. Mai '97: Now possible to use EDO RAM with the Hades.
  • 21. April '97: New Hades accessorie and FPU60 emulator available: Download Area.
  • 14. April '97: Graphic card ET6000 ready.

Address (for informations, question, ordering, ...)

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Last update: 16.12.2008

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