Intellivision

Intelligent Television

Never before has a home video system offered such vividly exciting and challenging game action.


Overview

Specifications
Manufacturer Mattel Electronics
Type Console
CPU General Instruments CP1610
GPU Standard Television Interface Chip (General Instruments AY-3-8900)
RAM
Resolution 159x192
Palette 16 colors
Graphics 8 hardware sprites—referred to as Moveable OBjects (MOBs)—either 8x8 or 8x16 pixels each
Sound 3 independent analog square waves, a noise generator, and a volume envelope generator
Input
Media Cartridges
Variants

GTE / Sylvania Intellivision
Radio Shack Tandyvision I
INTV System III
Sears Super Video Arcade
Intellivision II
Bandai Intellivision (Japan, 1982)

Peripherals

Intellivoice Voice Synthesis Module
Entertainment Computer System

Programming Resources

Documentation