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The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Sun Jun 12, 2016 3:02 am



That looks alright. A clone of a clone. It's a decent price on Aliexpress, when compared to an AGS-101.

http://www.aliexpress.com/item/GameBox- ... aeed&tpp=0

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Postby pixel » Sun Jun 12, 2016 7:50 am

Haha that's a pretty cool clone, that aliexpress has just about everything :)

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Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Sun Jun 12, 2016 5:17 pm

Yes, there's a lot of decent bootleg gaming stuff on Aliexpress. And lots of other things as well.

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Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:29 pm




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It looks cool but it's a bit expensive.

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Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Tue Sep 27, 2016 2:36 am




It's sold out on Aliexpress.

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby melancholy » Mon Oct 02, 2017 9:51 pm

$50 for a device that can’t even run Doom and Starfox seems cheap in the wrong way.

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Mmmm, Switchy!

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Postby melancholy » Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:26 pm

If I didn’t already have a GBA flash cart, I would totally consider buying one of those. That looks super nice.

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:08 pm

This one looks like it could be the new Dingoo A320/GCW Zero. A beta version of Dingux has been ported to it.

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https://www.aliexpress.com/item/RETRO-H ... 15913.html

Even with the default OS it runs pretty well.



And here's something else that looks cool, the PocketSprite. It emulates GB, GBC, Master System & Game Gear.

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It's already hit it's funding goal after a day.

https://www.crowdsupply.com/teampocket/pocketsprite

I'll probably buy them both.

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby melancholy » Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:50 pm

That first handheld looks super interesting, but I wish it didn’t have the weird cartridge slot.

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:25 am

The cart slot is a bit weird although that's what happens when you use a GBA clone design for the case.

I'll probably order one of those next week.

Here's the thread at Dingoonity with all the info about it:

https://boards.dingoonity.org/ingenic-j ... er-device/

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby pixel » Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:01 am

Dr. Zoidberg wrote:And here's something else that looks cool, the PocketSprite. It emulates GB, GBC, Master System & Game Gear.

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That'd be an instant buy for me if I could play NES games. If it's running GNUBoy and SMS Plus, it should be able to run an NES emulator right? :dontknow"

That and I'm worried it'll get busted up in my pocket after a few months :olol:

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Re: The Cheap/Homebrew/Clone Handheld Thread

Postby Dr. Zoidberg » Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:23 am

It's open source so I'm sure someone will port a NES emu to it.

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