A complete new case project is in development for the upcoming Vampire V4 accelerator by the Apollo team. The new case comes with a very modern design and will have some sort of macbook pro aluminum material. The project is still ongoing and the information is for the moment very limited, pricing and release date are TBA. The Vampire V4  is based on the FPGA Altera Cyclone 5, the 68080 will be running @ 93Mhz and could reach over 4,000 Million Instructions Per Second.(Dhrystones 2.1 benchmark) The new accelerator will have 512MB DDR3 (Up to 1GB / s), digital Video-out up to 720p@60Hz, dual Kickstart-flashrom, full SAGA chipset (AGA compatible) and the Vampire V4 is CE, WEEE and RoHS compliant.

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