Find the most recent news about Retro Chip Tester. Features in development, new ideas, firmware info, all in one place.

  • RCT Pro – New firmware v.26 released
    RCT Pro – New firmware v.26 released We are proud to present a new firmware release (v.26) after two beta versions. „Joystick test“ (logic menu). Requires a simple adapter with DSUB-9 socket. New AdaptersJoystick Adapter (a small adapter that allows to check the functionality of a standard joystick).Intel 1101 (SRAM, 256 x 1)The Gerber data…
  • New firmware v.25 released
    New firmware release v.25 It is the forth(!) year now that the RCT is available, and still there were new features in 2023, such as:   * a simple Clock Generator supports up to 2 MHz, with adapter up to 32 MHz  * a simple Frequency Counter  * the detection of unknown logic ICs  *…
  • New beta firmware v.25 beta2 released
    New beta firmware v.25b2 released This update may reset the configuration to the default setting. Afterthe update, the SD card and other settings have to be made again. There are many minor and major improvements, such as– Simple Frequency Counter added (2+ MHz, with adapter up to 32 MHz)– Identification of unknown logic ICs has been…
  • New firmware v.24 released
    New firmware release (v.24) after six beta versions! There are many minor and major improvements, such as– a simple clock generator (300 Hz to 8 MHz in 46 steps)– the identification of unknown logic ICs– improved support for exotic SRAMs, such as the EMM4200– a lot of “new” logic ICs have been added There is…
  • RCT Adapters Sets
    Adapter PCBs are available now. You can chose from 4 different sets. Set 1 – “I want them all!” (26 adapters) Set 2 – “Common ICs” (7 adapters) Set 3 – “Uncommon ICs” (5 adapters) Set 4 – “Programming” (5 adapters)