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by oldbull posted Sat May 18, 2019 8:05 pm

Had no idea the existing 8372A could do PAL.
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by Bulletdust posted Sun May 19, 2019 4:53 am

Back in the day I had a switch in my rev 6A A500 to swap between PAL and NTSC, there was a jumper on the motherboard allowing for such functionality.
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by A10001986 posted Mon May 20, 2019 1:25 am

That is/was the main advantage of the 8372 (all versions) over the 8375 (and the old 8370/71 and also the oldest DIP-variants in the 1000 and 2000A). They would do NTSC and PAL, but nevertheless expect a matching crystal for correct TV-compliant timing (read: genlocking).

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