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Meaning of MPC LEVEL 1 SPECIFICATION

 
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The original multimedia personal computer specification.

Minimum requirements are a 16 MHz 386sx with 2 megabytes of ram, a 30 MB hard disk drive, and a cd-rom drive with a sustained data transfer rate of 150 KB/s at no more than 40% of cpu bandwidth and reading at least 16 KB blocks. The maximum average seek time is 1 second and the mean time between failure 10000 hours. Capability Mode 1.

The computer must have 8-bit digital sound and an 8-note synthesizer with midi playback. Sample rates of 22.05 and 11.025 kHz must be supported by no more than 10% of CPU bandwidth, preferably 44.1 kHz at no more than 15% of CPU bandwidth. The synthesizer must support multi-voice, multi-timbral generation of six simultaneous melody notes and two simultaneous percussive notes with internal mixing capabilities to combine input from three sources and present the output as a stereo, line-level audio signal at the back panel.

The video display must have a resolution of at least 640 x 480 in 16 colours. MIDI, I/O, and joystick ports must be previded.

Compare mpc level 2 specification.

 

 

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