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    The CP System is a family of arcade system hardware manufactured by Capcom for their arcade games from 1988 to 1999, including the Street Fighter II and Street Fighter III games.

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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, including the Street Fighter II and Street Fighter III games.

    CP System (CPS-1)

    The original CP System (CPシステム Shīpī Shisutemu). The first three Street Fighter II games, The World Warrior, Champion Edition, and Turbo: Hyper Fighting, all ran on this board. The Sharp X68000 computer was used by Capcom as a development machine for their CPS-1 arcade system.

    Hardware Specifications

    CPS-1
    CPU
    • Primary Processor: Motorola 68000 @ 10–12 MHz (16/32-bit CISC instructions @ 1.75–2.1 MIPS)
    • Secondary Co Processor: Zilog Z80 @ 4 MHz (8/16-bit instructions @ 0.58 MIPS)
    Sound Chips
    • Yamaha 2151 @ 3.579545 MHz: 8 channel FM synthesis @ 3.5 MHz
    • 1 OKI MSM 6295 @ 7.576 MHz: Stereo, 4 channel ADPCM, 4-bit ADPCM (8-bit PCM) depth, 32 kHz sampling rate
    • Note: Later models replaced the Yamaha sound chip with a 3D-based sound chip called Q-Sound.

    GPU Chipset

    Display

    Sprites

    Background Planes

    RAM: 466 KB (64 KB main, 384 KB video, 16 KB cache, 2 KB sound)

    • 68000: 64 KB work RAM + 192 KB VRAM (shadow)
    • PPU: 192 KB VRAM + 16 KB cache RAM
    • Z80: 2 KB work RAM

    List of CPS-1 Games

    1988

    1989

    1990

    1991

    1992

    1993

    1994+

    CP System II (CPS-2)

    CP System II.

    Hardware Specifications

    CPS-2
    CPU
    • Processor: Motorola 68000 at 16MHz
    • Co Processor: Zilog Z80 at 8MHz
    Sound
    • Q-Sound at 4MHz

    CPS-2 Color Code

    Every 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

    List of CPS-2 Games

    1993

    1994

    1995

    1996

    1997

    1998

    1999+

    CP System III (CPS-3)

    CP System III.

    Hardware Specifications

    CPS-3
    CPU
    • Hitachi SH-2 at 25MHz
    Sound
    • OSC at 60MHz
    • XTAL at 3.5MHz

    List of CPS-3 Games

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