That’s right, a modder hacked a 4.77MHz IBM PC Model 5150 (640K RAM; CGA video; 10MB HDD; Sound Blaster Pro) to play full motion color video, running at 30 frames per second. Video after the break.

No tricks, this is for real! This kind of speed is only achievable using text mode (!) and 8088 assembler

That’s right, a modder hacked a 4.77MHz IBM PC Model 5150 (640K RAM; CGA video; 10MB HDD; Sound Blaster Pro) to play full motion color video, running at 30 frames per second. Video after the break.

No tricks, this is for real! This kind of speed is only achievable using text mode (!) and 8088 assembler