Everything You Need To Know About the Retron 5

We are receiving a lot of questions about the Retron 5 and we have tried to collate everything into this article – we will continue to add to it as we find out more and please feel free to add your own questions in the comments section.

Where can I pre-order the Retron 5 in the UK?
You can pre-order the RetroN 5 now from our store: http://www.funstock.co.uk/retron-5.
retron 5 console

What games system cartridges will the Retron 5 take?
retron 5 cartridge inputs

The RetroN 5 has 5 cartridge slots allowing you to use original:
– Famicom
– Super Famicom
– SEGA Genesis
– SEGA Megadrive
– Game Boy
– Game Boy Color
– Game Boy Advance

Will the Retron 5 play PAL or NTSC cartridges?
You can use both! Gone are the region lock restrictions of the previous versions and you are now free to play NTSC or PAL cartridges without any trouble!

Do I need to use my own controller with the Retron 5?
The Retron 5 comes with a wireless controller which uses Bluetooth technology, allowing 15+ feet of game play. This controller has been specifically designed for the Retron 5 and will allow you to play all of the above mentioned systems.

Can I use my original controllers with the Retron 5?
Yes! The Retron 5 has controller slots for:
– Genesis / Megadrive

retron 5 controller inputs

Can I save my games using the Retron 5?
Yes – the Retron 5 will save your game at any point during gameplay or autosave your game upon shutdown.

How do I connect my Retron 5 to my TV?
The Retron 5 can be connected to your TV using either AV cable or HDMI
retron 5 inputs

Does the Retron 5 up-scale the graphics?
If you use the HDMI output, the Retron 5 will upscale the graphics.
retron 5 upscaling

How do I charge my Retron 5 controller?
You can charge your controller via the USB port on the Retron 5 console.

Can I adjust the aspect ratio on the Retron 5?
You will be able to select the aspect ratio in the GUI from 4:3 to 16:9

Can I increase the speed of the games?
Yes, you can adjust the speed to fit your preference.

Pre-order now and get your cartridges dusted, the RetroN 5 is coming:

  • Phil Dót Còm

    I can’t wait!!!!

  • Christopher King

    What’s the release date for this?