Questions tagged [secam]

SECAM (Séquentiel de Couleur à Mémoire) is an analogue color video standard used in France.

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Oric-1 has a digital PAL encoder. Was there any other options for SECAM?

Although simple, the PAL encoder in Oric-1 was fully digital. In fact, a 8.8672375 MHz oscillator (which is 2 times the color carrier frequency in PAL = 2 × 4.43361875 MHz ) along with R,G,B and the ...
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Was PAL or NTSC encoder IC a critical component in early video games?

I have an old Philips Videopac C52 video game console of the  Philips Odyssey 2 family like the G-7000 with 128-byte RAM: While checking its boards to compare with the schematics I got for the G-7000 ...