On morphos-news site there is a brief report of a certain number of the new features of MorphOS 1.5 taken from the slideshow of the presentation (full improvements are more and more) and (more) a video of 12 MB showing the new features.
Here are some of the new improvements:|
-Better 3D support:
Support for Radeon 7000/7200/7500
Voodoo more than twice as fast as in 1.4
Support for SiS 6326/300
More to come
-Optical Audio Out
built in support
support for monitor power savings
2D and 3D blankers
-New shared libraries:
Altivec usage in various system components
3rd party application support: e.g. mplayer, dnetc, etc.
Development support for Altivec (new GCC, new binutils)
Enhanced support for pluggable schedulers
New harddisk partitioner
Improved hotkey support
Automatic screenmode promotion
Enjoy it all.