SNES portable for Sale at Amazon

The guys over at hyperkin has just released their highly anticipated SNES portable system for sale at Amazon for $79.99.

 

The SupaBoy will play original SNES cartridges on a built-in 3.5” LCD screen and is designed to look like an original SNES controller including a D-pad, face buttons, as well as right and left shoulder buttons. The SupaBoy also includes two front loading ports that are compatible with full-size SNES controllers and video/audio out, allowing up to two players to play the SupaBoy on a regular TV screen.

Product Features

  • Two seven-pin ports in front for wired controllers
  • SNES controller design
  • Screen size (diagonal): 3.5 inches
  • 2.5 Hours battery life
  • Measures: 8.5 x 4 x 1.5 inches
  • Weight: 11.5 ounces
  • Stereo sound
  • AV Out
  • Headphone jack
  • Adjustable volume control

 

Confirmed games to work with the handheld:

  • Gradius 3
  • Yoshi’s Island
  • Super Mario World 2
  • Donkey Kong Country 1 and 2
  • Super Mario All Stars & World. Same cartage.
  • Sim City
  • Mortal Kombat
  • Super Mario Kart
  • Tetris & Dr. Mario
  • Tetris Attack
  • Super Mario RPG
  • F-Zero
  • Star Fox

Currently, the item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. Were hoping to get our hands on this to review it.

 

My Thoughts:

If there were some measurement of console “wow” factor, the original SNES would be near the top of the list. When originally released, the Street Fighter II port was stunningly close to the arcade version at the time. One of my favorite consoles ever.

 

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