Philips VP415 General Information

The Philips VP415 LaserVision Player

Documentation

You can download a copy of the VP415 Operating Instructions from the following link:

Philips VP415 Operating Instructions (1.63 MBytes)

You can download a copy of the VP415 Service manual from the following link:

Philips VP415 Service Manual (25 MBytes)

EPROMs

Purpose

The Philips VP415 contains several EPROMs on the various circuit modules.  The list of EPROMs (and their purpose) is as follows (note: the version number is the latest release according to the service manual):

  • Module R:
    • 6803 – Drive (version 1.7)
  • Module S:
    • 6804 – Control (version 1.8)
  • Module W:
    • 6805 – LV-DOS EPROM #1 (version 1.3)
    • 6806 – LV-DOS EPROM #2 (version 1.4)
    • 6807 – Descrambler (version 1.0)
    • 6808 – Sync (version 1.0)

ROM Images

You can download all 6 of the VP415 EPROM images from the following zip file:

VP145Roms

VP415 Ports and DIP Switches

The following photograph shows the rear of the VP415 including the various ports and DIP switches for configuration:

Philips VP415 LaserVision Player – Rear