Powkiddy, an organization identified for producing retro gaming consoles, has launched its newest effort: the Powkiddy X51. It appears to be like fairly acquainted, proper?
Sure, in designing the X51, Powkiddy has unashamedly tried to emulate (chortle!) the feel and appear of a Nintendo Change, proper all the way down to the neon purple and blue casing. As anticipated, nonetheless, the console would not supply any of the Change’s performance; sure, you possibly can play the system on a TV or through a ‘desk prime mode’, however extra controllers are necessary if you want to take action.
What it does supply, nonetheless, is emulation for Sport Boy, Sport Boy Advance, Neo Geo, and PlayStation video games, amongst others. The console comes with two USB Kind-A ports, a USB Kind-C connection, an HDMI port and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Micro SD card assist can also be current and accounted for, however once more, you may argue that it is a necessary requirement, because the system itself comes with simply 128 MB of inside storage.
If you wish to get your self one (look, you do you), you possibly can order the X51 from AliExpress for $52.99 / £44.33. On the very least, for those who’re after a comparatively low-cost emulation console, this may simply do the job for you. As a neat little bonus, if somebody not “in-the-know” asks to play in your Change, chuck one in every of these at them so you possibly can hold your actual Change good and pristine!
What do you make of the Powkiddy X51? Are you more likely to choose one up? Tell us!