Coleco Colecovision

Console facts

Type Video games
Year 1982
End year 1984
Speed 3.58 MHz
ROM 8K/16K/24K/32K
Media cartridge
Controllers 2 controllers with joystick, 12-button keypad and two fire buttons
Graphic modes 259 x 192
Colors 16
Sound 3 tone channels, 1 noise (Texas Instruments SN76489AN)
Coleco Colecovision

In my collection

Coleco Colecovision

Bought from the famous Skärholmen fleamarket in Stockholm.


The ColecoVision is Coleco Industries' second generation home video game console and was released August 1982. The ColecoVision offered arcade-quality graphics and gaming style, the ability to play Atari 2600 video games, and the means to expand the system's basic hardware. Released with a catalog of twelve launch titles, with an additional ten games announced for 1982, approximately 125 titles in total were published as ROM cartridges for the system between 1982 and 1984.

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