Mini gaming consoles
The offered products are unique mini game consoles - most of them have been created to recreate devices from the nineties with the help of modern tools. By purchasing one of the devices, not only will you be able to feel the nostalgia and atmosphere of those times, but you will also experience some electronics in practice. Many of these devices have been prepared in such a way that the user has to assemble and start the whole thing on his own at the beginning. Some require additional equipment with development boards such as Raspberry Pi or Arduino.
DIY consoles - entertainment and development in one
Offered products are not only devices used to play games. They also allow you to expand your skills in electronics and programming. You will find products from companies like Adafruit, Seeedstudio, Odroid, CircuitMess, Kitronik, M5Stack, PiMoroni, Raspberry Pi, TinkerGen and Waveshare. Some of the devices are printed circuit boards without housing and software, which the user after receiving can equip with missing parts and program according to their own choice. Ultimately, the hardware does not have to be used only for games - most variants can be adapted, for example, as a device designed to run machine learning models.
Your own version of the device - your own games
The user can also independently design and run games on the device that they have written themselves. Thanks to appropriately prepared buttons, joysticks and other pointing devices, the equipment will be perfect in this role. If the board doesn't have a case yet, using the detailed specifications, the dimensions provided and 3D design software, you can create a case, then print it out on a 3D printer and finally mount it on the device. The result is a one-of-a-kind device designed just for you. It is also a great idea for a unique gift for a family member or friend.
What exactly do we offer?
First of all, we offer portable game consoles. Both the devices that you can adapt to your needs in many ways and the equipment that directly refers for example to Nintendo devices. Choosing RetroPie set you will get two gaming pads resembling models used in the past for Super Nintendo consoles, Raspberry Pi with special casing, full cabling, power supplies and memory card. You can easily install a game emulator from the 80s and 90s on such a set. Inexperienced in electronics people will also manage. Retro console based on Raspberry Pi comes with detailed instructions for use, assembly and installation of necessary programs (some of the documents can be viewed before purchase).
Portable game consoles
An example of fully portable game consoles include Odroid Go devices. The user receives a full set of components from the manufacturer, which will be able to assemble a full-fledged gaming console with a screen and built-in pad. The whole thing can be handled and assembled independently even by a child inexperienced in electronics - in this way he/she will gain practical skills and may become more interested in the subject of electronics. The kit includes a full set of tools to assemble the device, Li-Pol (3.7 V) battery, Wi-Fi module, 3.5″ display, 1 GB of RAM, Rockchip RK3326 processor. The device is capable of installing dozens of emulators, such as Game Boy Color, PlayStation (PSX) or Super Nintendo Entertainment System.