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Retrogaming on Android: Hyperkin Retron 5 emulates nine classic consoles



Retrogaming on Android: Hyperkin Retron 5 emulates nine classic consoles

Directly fromE3 in Los Angeles, a juicy novelty for the retrogamers: Hyperkin Retro 5 it is in fact one Android console completely focused onemulation of old home consoles, from the NES to the Game Boy Advance.

Equipped with a customized version of Android, Hyperkin Retron 5 is able to emulate nine platforms, that means:

Nintendo Game Boy Advance (GBA)
Sega Genesis
Nintendo Entertainment System (NES)
Nintendo Famicom (Japanese)
Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Game boy color (GBC)
Super Famicom (SFC)
Sega Mega Drive
Original Game Boy

There console, which makes a mockery of its ancestors also in terms of design, it is also capable of accommodate original cartridges and controllers, and the presence of Android ensures that they can be made available numerous additional features, such as aspect ratio changes, using filters, saves, and even tricks. Also present one USB port, one microSD slot , receiver Bluetooth (used by the original pad) e HDMI output

Hyperkin admitted that there is still some work to be done before we can see the Retron 5 on the market: good news, however, comes from price, which will be less than 100 Dollars. What do you think? Would you buy it, assuming a price around € 100?

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