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Testing region-free (pin 2 to GND) and unaltered (pin 2 to +5 V) BIOS versions: There were no issues this time; my Saturn was able to boot with both BIOS versions right away. The Sega Saturn has a power-hungry RTC.Is there a region free BIOS for the Saturn?
After many years, a region free BIOS for the Saturn has been released. Currently it does not let you play CDr discs or control video mode, but it’s still a fantastic achievement. For further details check out the the site which released it.What is the Sega Saturn?
The Sega Saturn is a home video game console developed by Sega and released on November 22, 1994, in Japan, May 11, 1995, in North America, and July 8, 1995, in Europe. Part of the fifth generation of video game consoles, it was the successor to the successful Sega Genesis. The Saturn has a dual- CPU architecture and eight processors.Did Hitachi make a CPU for the Sega Saturn?
Of course, Hitachi's link with the Saturn project goes much deeper. In 1993, the Japanese electronics company set up a joint venture with Sega to develop a CPU for the Saturn based on proprietary Hitachi technology.