Sharp PC-1500 (TRS-80 PC-2) resource page


The Sharp PC-1500 is an 8-bit pocket computer introduced in 1981 in Japan and in 1982 worldwide. It is capable of running programs written in BASIC or in LH-5801 machine language. The TRS-80 PC-2 (Radio Shack) is the same machine with a different layout. The Sharp PC-1500A is the same machine with more RAM.

How to transfer programs to/from a PC using the tape interface.

Software library (rating : must see / nice)

Games Applications Utilities

Games

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Bathyscaph L'OI #48 P. Cairic
Blackjack       A. Vickery
Bombing   E. Beaurepaire
Donkey Kong Hebdogiciel #86 Y.E. Proy
DungeonQuest   Tralornik
Formula-1 Hebdogiciel #25 M. Griessmann
Galaxy fly   Sharpentiers #18 M. Tanji
Ghost house       A. Hatakeda
Gloupman Hebdogiciel #89 M. Codin
Hanoi towers   Sharpentiers #8  
Haunted house     K. Lowey
Invader  Hebdogiciel #56 E. Beaurepaire
Invasion Force      Radio Shack  
Jeep  Hebdogiciel #91-92 E. Beaurepaire
Micromur (Breakout)  Hebdogiciel #7 J.M. Verniajou
Minenboot     Happy Computer 1984-01 R. Wagner
Piles Jr.   R. Kemsley
Planet fighter Sharpentiers #16  
PC-2 Games     Radio Shack  
Rase-mottes     E. Beaurepaire
Scramble 2   Hebdogiciel #81 J.M. Janin
Snake Happy Computer 1984-11  M. Berthold
Tank Hebdogiciel #5 F. E.
Tempter Sharpentiers #8  
Trio L'OP A. Ginsbach / E.B. 

More ZIPs (partly documented, or untranslated)

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Aterrissage Landing simulator Hebdogiciel #28 O. Bournac  
Bataille dans l'espace l'OP #11 J.L. Bechennec  CLG
Battle cars   Hebdogiciel #48 S. Hakihiro  
Bowling   Hebdogiciel #13 C. Carron  
Catch the mole     Sharp manual  

JB

Course d'acceleration Acceleration race     L. St-Pierre

LSP

Dames Checkers   Logi'Stick   CLG
Decathlon   Sharpentiers #11 M. Choucroun  
Jackpot   l'OP #13 P. Pallu CLG
Jeu des blocs     Hebogiciel #27 P. Marcellin  
Jeux1 (Logi'stick) 7 small games   Logi'Stick    
Labyrinthe   Sharp manual    
Le loup des mers   Hebdogiciel #84 J. Jongen  
Meteorites   Hebdogiciel #58 P. Lefort  
Monstres & merveilles  Pocket-size RPG Hebdogiciel #52 M. Laurent  
Morpion Tic-tac-toe   Logi'Stick   CLG
Othello Reversi   Logi'Stick   CLG
Pacman All in binary code   Hebdogiciel #42 J. Armengaud CLG
Scrabble     Hebdogiciel #30-31  W. Von Lunen  
Scramble Basic/binary code Hebdogiciel #33 P. Berger  
Simulateur de vol Flight simulator Hebdogiciel #37 C. Caron  
Slalom   Hebdogiciel #90 F. Yargui  

Applications

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ABC mini-compiler   D. Papadopoulos  
Globe L'OI #47  J. Baume
PC-2 Business Finance    Radio Shack  
PC-2 Chemistry Math   Radio Shack  
PC-2 Math Pak I   Radio Shack  
PC-2 Math Pak II   Radio Shack  
PC-2 Math Plotter   Radio Shack  
PC-2 Personal Finance   Radio Shack  
PC-2 Statistics   Radio Shack  
PC2word   Pocket Comp. Newslett.   N. Rober

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Biorhythm   Sharp manual  

JB

Histo 3D   Hebdogiciel #23   T. Domblides  
La leçon de musique  Tune recognition Logi'Stick C. Bouillot  
PC-CALC 3 Spreadsheet      
PC-synthe Piano+synthe l'OP #14-17 E. Zagury / F. Jeanvoine    

Utilities and additional programs

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BASFILE   XMEM / virtual disk manager. C. Gottheimer
BASWORD    BASIC keyword manager.   C. Gottheimer
lhTools BASIC compiler/decompiler & LH 5801 assembler/disassembler. C. Gottheimer
MacBas95  Macro-assembler, monitor, debugger and sourcer. C. Gottheimer
MMPS Multi-process operating system with file system and virtual consoles.   C. Gottheimer
ROM1500 PC-1500 binaries disassembler (Windows). E. Millescamps  

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Assembler  Assembler (+ C relocator)     C. Gottheimer  

CG

B0B1Copy  CE-163 page copy     C. Gottheimer  

CG

Basic1501  32 additional BASIC instructions   Sharpentiers #6      
Basiquois  French Basic   Sharpentiers #5   P. Abrivard    
Desassembleur         
Monitor  Read/write hexadecimal monitor   Nano Ordinateurs #5   J.P. Dumont  

CLG

MonMON  Monitor (+ C relocator)     C. Gottheimer  

CG

BIN2WAV - WAV2BIN - BAS2BIN - BAS2WAV. Neat utilities to convert SHARP sound files to/from PC files.