Thanks to its popular retro gaming products like the RetroN and SupaBoy, Hyperkin is one of the biggest names in the new retro gaming industry. Now the company is back with a revolutionary release of a new device called the RetroN Sq.
The RetroN Sq is a modified version of the RetroN Jr. which is a game console that lets you play the entire game boy library on your TV. If you’re an avid retro gamer and wish to have a new experience at retro gaming, this game console is definitely for you!
The RetroN Sq includes a wired US scout that connects to a TV via HDMI. It features games upscaled to 720p video resolution that allows you to switch the aspect ratio to either 4:3 or 16:9.
It’s compatible with Game Boy and GameBoy Color cartridges via an open-source software. Memory card slots for firmware updates are included as well as 3 ft. HD cable, 6ft type-C cable with AC adapter.
As the name suggests, RetroN Sq, the shape of this gaming console is a square box with cool retro carvings that takes you back to the Gameboy era.
Price and Availability
As of right now, Hyperkin’s RetroN Sq is in the process of being manufactured. It is expected to be released to the public on March 25th for $75.
It comes in two different colors: black gold and hyper beach. If you’re a true retro game fan and want to secure your ownership of this gaming console, you can pre-order a unit on the official Hyperkin’s website.