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Overview

The CP System is a family of arcade system hardware manufactured by Capcom primarily for their line of arcade games from 1988 to 1999.

CP System (CPS-1)

The original CP System.

List of CPS-1 Games

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994+

CP System II (CPS-2)

CP System II.

List of CPS-2 Games

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999+

CP System III (CPS-3)

CP System III.

List of CPS-3 Games

CPS-2 Color Code

ever CPS-2 board was encased in a colored plastic shell. The color of the shell noted what region the system was intended for.

ColorRegion
BlueNorth America and Europe
GreenJapan
OrangeSouth America
GreyAsia
YellowRental Unit
BlackRental Unit

Arcade Hardware Specifications

CPS
CPU
  • Processor: Motorola 68000 at 10MHz
  • Co Processor: Zilog Z80 at 4MHz
Sound
  • Yamaha 2151 Sound Chip
  • 8 Channel FM at 3.5MHz
  • 1 OKI MSM 6295 4-bit PCM at 7MHz
Note: Later models replaced the Yamaha sound chip with a 3D based sound chip called Q-Sound.
CPS-2
CPU
  • Processor: Motorola 68000 at 16MHz
  • Co Processor: Zilog Z80 at 8MHz
Sound
  • Q-Sound at 4MHz
CPS-3
CPU
  • Hitachi SH-2 at 25MHz
Sound
  • OSC at 60MHz
  • XTAL at 3.5MHz

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