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.
What games system cartridges will the Retron 5 take?
The RetroN 5 has 5 cartridge slots allowing you to use original:
– 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
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 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: