Full-sized model of The C64 coming to retail in time for the vacations


By Stephany Nunneley,
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 14:42 GMT

The Commodore 64 residence pc is again, once more, however this time it’s not a mini-version.

A full-sized model of the retro residence pc is ready to launch this vacation in Europe and the UK. Developed by Retro Video games, The C64 could appear like its 80’s predecessor, nevertheless it has some fashionable featured built-in for performance.

Introduced beforehand, the system encompasses a full keyboard, up to date micro swap traditional joystick (USB), and an HDMI output. You can too select one among three switchable modes: boot straight into unique C64 Fundamental, VIC20 Fundamental, or the Video games Carousel.

Talking of video games, there are 64 built-in titles which could be performed in 50Hz or 60Hz, with optionally available CRT Filters/Display modes.

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Video games embrace the whole lot from classics like Boulder Sprint to new additions similar to Assault of the Mutant Camels, and the lately launched Galencia. There’s even the text-adventure Planet of Loss of life.

You may even load and save your individual C64 and VIC20 video games through USB flash drive.

Contained in the field additionally, you will discover an HDMI cable, USB Energy cable, and a USB AC Adapter.

To be distributed by Koch Media within the UK and Europe, The C64 will hit retailers in time for the vacations on December 5. It is going to run you £109.99/€119.99.

The system has not been introduced for North America as of press time. A mini-version has been obtainable in the marketplace since final fall, and was additionally launched within the US.

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