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PLAYSTATION CLASSIC $29.99 at BestBuy winprice


#1 Loose Rattled Gamer   Banned Banned   609 Posts   Joined 1.7 Years Ago  

Loose Rattled Gamer

Posted 07 June 2019 - 12:26 PM

Win price :beer:

https://www.bestbuy....p?skuId=6301601



#2 lionheart059   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   596 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

lionheart059

Posted 07 June 2019 - 12:30 PM

Ehhhh... Still too much.



#3 RespectTheChemistry   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   207 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

RespectTheChemistry

Posted 07 June 2019 - 01:28 PM

Halfway to my price sweet spot!



#4 Josef   Touched the dead CAGiversary!   13104 Posts   Joined 16.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 01:52 PM

Just a little further to go!



#5 postaboy   OLD SKOOL CAGER CAGiversary!   2068 Posts   Joined 15.4 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 02:00 PM

Buy it. Once you softmod it’s definitely worth it.

#6 lilman   Only the ordinary. CAGiversary!   4467 Posts   Joined 10.4 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 02:39 PM

Buy it. Once you softmod it’s definitely worth it.

Even modded, it's not worth it. It simply isn't powerful enough to properly emulate PS1.

 

Get a Shield if you're interested in emulating PS1 (and many other consoles) on your TV.



#7 postaboy   OLD SKOOL CAGER CAGiversary!   2068 Posts   Joined 15.4 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 03:07 PM

Run properly? I completed Einhander, Tomba, and Breath of Fire IV a few weeks ago and they seem to play fine on mine. No complaints and issues from my roommates when they played fighting games like Street Fighter Alpha and King of Fighters.

PS1 Classic $30 and 64 GB 2.0 USB $10 or less = $40 to emulate PS1 games, looks cool and retro, and portable. You can’t beat that. Note: I have 2x brand new PS TVs. I didn’t want to open it up and mod it since it will kill resale value if I do.

#8 Dr0p   Chief Red Thunder CAGiversary!   1495 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 03:18 PM

Heads up some people are having issues adding games and or switching discs.

At least what I've read in Reddit

#9 Super Strider TurbulenceEX   Son of the Old Gods CAGiversary!   767 Posts   Joined 2.0 Years Ago  

Super Strider TurbulenceEX

Posted 07 June 2019 - 03:24 PM

Run properly? I completed Einhander, Tomba, and Breath of Fire IV a few weeks ago and they seem to play fine on mine. No complaints and issues from my roommates when they played fighting games like Street Fighter Alpha and King of Fighters.

PS1 Classic $30 and 64 GB 2.0 USB $10 or less = $40 to emulate PS1 games, looks cool and retro, and portable. You can’t beat that. Note: I have 2x brand new PS TVs. I didn’t want to open it up and mod it since it will kill resale value if I do.

Your personal experience says nothing about the quality of the emulation. 



#10 crewj   from peru to cebu CAGiversary!   1298 Posts   Joined 15.1 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 03:54 PM

29.99 on amazon

#11 n64ra   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2582 Posts   Joined 12.8 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 04:00 PM

target with cartwheel has been reaching $26



#12 Tyrok   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2620 Posts   Joined 12.4 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 05:22 PM

So what the heck is winprice?



#13 litepink   it was love at first sight CAGiversary!   2959 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 05:29 PM

So what the heck is winprice?


Sounds like a generic website that would have some random deal posted here and someone would be like "nooooope, site registered 6/6/19" and someone else would be like "eh, put an order with PayPal"

#14 Radewagon   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   72 Posts   Joined 13.9 Years Ago  

Radewagon

Posted 07 June 2019 - 05:57 PM

Super easy and cheap soft mod with good game compatibility and an easy to use front end for casual users. Seriously, now that the PS Classic has been cracked open, at 30 dollars everyone with a passing interest in this should pick it up. 

 

Anyway, that's my sales pitch. Go buy one. 



#15 CaoPi   (Chou Pei) Mousou nut, KOEI fan CAGiversary!   10722 Posts   Joined 14.8 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 06:57 PM

This will be 19.99 eventually

#16 BobbyTastic   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8957 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  

BobbyTastic

Posted 07 June 2019 - 07:00 PM

Once it hits $20, I'm buying 2.
I regret not buying a 2nd Vita TV.

#17 jms209   CAG Newbie CAGiversary!   804 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 07:07 PM

Is this any better than PC emulation? Have a good PC, so don't see the need to buy this. I can run with higher res and possibly filters/shaders.

Mostly interested in controllers as they're easy to repair.

#18 postaboy   OLD SKOOL CAGER CAGiversary!   2068 Posts   Joined 15.4 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 07:23 PM

Is this any better than PC emulation? Have a good PC, so don't see the need to buy this. I can run with higher res and possibly filters/shaders.

Mostly interested in controllers as they're easy to repair.

No. For high emulation and more emulation games go with a decent PC / Laptop or Nvidia shield. The PSC limits you to 64gb 2.0 USB flash stick (fits 70-90 PS1 games) and does decent PS1, PSP, SNES, NES, etc. emulation performance for under $40 or less. Good for tight budget and non picky mofo.

#19 josekortez   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   7698 Posts   Joined 16.5 Years Ago  

Posted 07 June 2019 - 08:46 PM

Get a Shield if you're interested in emulating PS1 (and many other consoles) on your TV.

This.  I own one.  You won't need another emulation device.



#20 Jodou   Infamous CAGiversary!   14859 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 08 June 2019 - 06:00 AM

They're just being cheeky now, dancing around the magic $20 price-point.



#21 Navigator2001Plus  

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Posted 08 June 2019 - 06:35 AM

Get a Shield if you're interested in emulating PS1 (and many other consoles) on your TV.

 

Sure. Where can I get one for $30?



#22 KaneRobot   The Profit$ of Doom CAGiversary!   10545 Posts   Joined 16.5 Years Ago  

Posted 08 June 2019 - 08:05 AM

Got a free dev mode license on the X1 and run Retroarch so I have no use for this. But I'd still consider buying this if it drops another 10 bucks because it looks kind of cool.

#23 dontBlink86  

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Posted 08 June 2019 - 01:21 PM

So what the heck is winprice?


It's the 2019 reboot of Winamp. Considered a reboot rather than a remaster, but it still really whips the llamas ass.

#24 blueArcana   Congratulations CAGiversary!   1082 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

blueArcana

Posted 08 June 2019 - 04:21 PM

It's the 2019 reboot of Winamp. Considered a reboot rather than a remaster, but it still really whips the llamas ass.

https://webamp.org/



#25 mrclutch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4423 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 June 2019 - 07:20 PM

I remember how cool I thought Demolition Derby was back in the day. I choose not to ruin those memories by playing the game on this.

#26 Odinsfury   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   272 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Odinsfury

Posted 08 June 2019 - 09:03 PM

I just want the controllers.  



#27 bigbadboaz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   354 Posts   Joined 16.5 Years Ago  

bigbadboaz

Posted 08 June 2019 - 09:42 PM

Got a free dev mode license on the X1 and run Retroarch

...! Explain..?

 

I just want the controllers.  

So did I.. honestly, they're a little disappointing. But the machine was well worth $25 for hacking.



#28 Haralambos   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   41 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  

Haralambos

Posted 08 June 2019 - 11:33 PM

Got a free dev mode license on the X1 and run Retroarch so I have no use for this. But I'd still consider buying this if it drops another 10 bucks because it looks kind of cool.

 

https://docs.microso...vkit-activation

 

Someone gave you a code for this?



#29 Odinsfury   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   272 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Odinsfury

Posted 08 June 2019 - 11:50 PM

...! Explain..?

 

So did I.. honestly, they're a little disappointing. But the machine was well worth $25 for hacking.

That's too bad, what was disappointing about them?  



#30 bigbadboaz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   354 Posts   Joined 16.5 Years Ago  

bigbadboaz

Posted 09 June 2019 - 12:50 AM

They don't feel so great in the hands after being used to modern controllers, and the D-pads are a bit touchy. They throw inaccurate inputs if you're not very precise.

 

Nothing to guarantee you won't like them, but I thought I'd throw it out there.