List of Z80 Computers and Consoles

List of Z80 Computers and Consoles

Here’s a quick list of the most popular home computers and games consoles that used the Zilog Z80 chip (or a variant in some cases such as the Game Boy). I will add more information to the website on each of these platforms and link to them from here over time.

  • Sega VIC Dual (1977)
  • ColecoVision (1982)
  • ZX Spectrum (1982 onwards)
  • Camputers Lynx (1983)
  • MSX (1983)
  • Amstrad CPC (1984 onwards)
  • MSX2 (1985)
  • Elan Enterprise (1985)
  • Sega Master System (1985)
  • Nintendo Game Boy (1989)
  • Sam Coupe (1989)
  • Sega GameGear (1990)
  • Nintendo Game Boy Colour (1998)
  • Spectrum NEXT (2020)

Let me know in the comments if I’ve missed any!

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2 thoughts on “List of Z80 Computers and Consoles

  1. There was one more Z80 based computer system:
    – Tatung Einstein TC-01

    Technical details:
    CPU: Zilog Z80A @ 4 MHz
    RAM: 64 KB System RAM; 16 KB Video RAM
    Video: Texas Instruments TMS9918 mit 16 Farben, 32 Sprites
    Audio: AY-3-8910, 3 Stimmen und 8 Oktaven

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