> (since the front page is shot again - here's some news I wanted to post, before
> they get too old...)
> In reply to:
> [GP2X Wiz - New Open Handheld Console announced]
> This is the next generation of GamePark Holdings' GP2X console.
> Built on open-source software, they welcome homebrew development
> - unlike traditional systems that need to be hacked.
> The current GP2X enjoys from a very active community
> that creates several great games and ported many emulators to it.
> Since most 2D consoles already reach 60FPS on an overclocked GP2X,
> this new version should be truly great looking at the specs:
> - 533 Mhz CPU (more than double than previous model)
> - hardware 3D acceleration
> - 2.8 inch 320x240 OLED Touchscreen (+ stylus)
> - 2000mAh Lithium battery (estimated to last 5 hours)
> - 64 MB RAM
> - 1 GB on Flash storage
> - SD Card slot
> - Stereo sound
> - Microphone
> - Plays music and movie file formats
> - Flash 7 support
> The 2nd D-pad shown in the current site should be replaced by 4 proper buttons
> by release date.
> Software only needs to be recompiled to run on the new hardware,
> so versions for the new console will be available very quickly.
> The console is slated for release in November.
> [download a life]