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Analogue Duo Announced

by KDub Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:24 am

FPGA console from Analogue "compatible with every NEC system and game format ever made"
Coming in 2021!
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Re: Analogue Duo Announced

by marurun Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:48 am

Dammit, I think I might be in.
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Re: Analogue Duo Announced

by bmoc Fri Oct 16, 2020 12:02 pm

It is using the same FPGA as the Pocket and the MiSTer. So in theory, it could run any cores that MiSTer can. Personally, I'd probably get the Pocket with a dock instead. Have they even shipped those yet?

Still a very cool device if you have a good collection of PC Engine/Turbografx games.
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Re: Analogue Duo Announced

by racketboy Sat Oct 17, 2020 2:34 pm

I'm impressed on the price point. I'm guessing they aren't needing to evolve their hardware too much for this one and maybe just focusing on pure manufacturing for the hardware. But you'd think hardware would be more for both cartridge reading and CD drive.

I think the only concern I'm seeing so far is that Everdrives won't fit in the slot -- but also heard rumor that a revision could be due for the Everdrive.

I have a Pocket on pre-order, so excited about that option. But I would highly consider picking this one up.
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Re: Analogue Duo Announced

by Syndicate Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:41 pm

...this is super cool and I'd like to be down but getting TG-16 stuff is pricey and I already have a Saturn habit :lol: I think the Turbo Mini and Wii U VC will be how I get my TG-16 fix.
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