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Experience the nostalgia of classic gaming with this SIO2PC Atari 400 800 XL XE Drive Emulator with Cable. This adapter is compatible with Atari systems and allows you to easily load and play vintage games. Its compact design makes it a convenient addition to your gaming setup. As a vintage item, this emulator has a unique charm that is sure to impress any gaming enthusiast. Whether you\'re reliving your childhood memories or discovering the joys of retro gaming for the first time, this SIO2PC Atari 400 800 XL XE Drive Emulator with Cable is the perfect accessory for your collection.
SIO2PC USB drive emulator / Interface systems ready to run with included USB cable. Each hand crafted and tested! Several colors - red - purple and glow in the dark readily available to ship!
SIO connectors are resin printed for superior quality compared to the others producing 3D FDM printed connectors!
FT232RL chipset – uses CTS control. Works great with other devices on the Atari bus, including the 1050 diskette drive.
Tested with Win11, Win10, Mac OS Ventura – Win11 requires driver download from ftdichip website.
AspeQT - sourceforge
AspeQt is the free Atari serial peripheral emulator. This program emulates various Atari 8-bit family peripherals, most notably the disk drives via an SIO2PC cable.
· Up to 15 disk drive emulation
· Up to 6x SIO speed (125,000bps)
· Support for ATR, XFD, PRO and ATX (preliminary) disk images
· Mount folders as emulated disks
· Disk image explorer
· Directly boot Atari executables
· Text only printer emulation with PC print, save, and ATASCII font support
· Cassette image playback
· Multilingual GUI (English, Polish, Slovak, German, Spanish, Turkish and Russian)
· AspeQt client module (AspeCl) for Atari, communicates with the server and performs a variety of remote operations
Post Install Tasks
After install of RespeQT or AspeQT you need to select the port and handshake of “CTS” after successful port and handshake selection – you will see the device is connected and ready to go. See images below. Please note – your port names may be different!