In addition to preinstalled retro games, Retroengine Sigma mini game console allows you to freely add more video games, and you can also use it to enjoy YouTube videos, watch movies and more.
The Retroengine Sigma is a versatile and powerful retro game console that measures 4.33 x 3.35 x 1.32 inches. As we can see from the images, the game console features an eye-catching retro design that makes it looks like coming from the 1980s, but similar with NES Classic Edition, RetroEngine Sigma sports a portable,palm-size profile that allows you to play games with your friends.
The mini game console comes with 15 preinstalled, branded games, and using its Plug’n Play installer, you can download, configure and install additional emulators from public sources and repositories. This means that you can use it to play thousands of retro games from various platforms including Atari, Neo Geo, SEGA, PlayStation and more.
Furthermore, built-in WiFi connectivity allows you to control the game console via your smartphone or tablet, and you can use the mobile device as a keyboard or a game controller.
Built-in HDMI port allows it to work with your HDTV, and two USB 2.0 ports support various USB game controllers. Using Bluetooth adapter, the game console also works well with Bluetooth controllers, and its two front surface function buttons are programmable.
Moreover, the mini game console features integrated OTG feature, so you can connect a USB hub to the game console for more external devices like keyboard, mouse and more. Apart from these, the RetroEngine Sigma acts as a mini computer that allows you to surf on the internet, watch movies, YouTube videos and more via a big screen.
Price and shipment date
The RetroEngine Sigma has been available for preorder on Indiegogo. You can pledge $59 will let you own the mini game console with preinstalled 16GB microSD card and memory card reader. The bundle will be shipped in May 2017.