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A DIP 8364-R4 Paula
A DIP 8364-R7 Paula
A surface mounted 8364-R7 square Paula

Paula performs several main peripheral functions in the Amiga.

 - It provides the Amiga's native audio, which is 4 channel 8 bit sound in conjunction with Agnus DMA.
 - It functions as the floppy drive controller in conjunction with Agnus DMA.
 - it performs UART functions of the Amiga serial port.
 - it provides an interface for Mouse/Joystick functions.


Chip Chip Number Used In
Paula 8364 R4   A1000
Paula 8364 R7 252127-02 A500+, A2000, A3000, AA3000
Paula 8364 R7 391077-01 A600, A4000
Page contributors: Joe Torre, Mirko Alexander Stuffe, Robert Miranda (GVP Tech Support), Takahasi Kasiko, ViTaL
Updated: 9/24/2023 . Added: 12/23/2004