Available here: https://www.keepretro.com/products/x51?aff=29
With a 5” display and 5:3 aspect ratio, the PowKiddy X51 might be a budget hidden gem. In this video we’ll take a deep-dive look at the handheld and see if it’s a good fit in the lower-tier space.
Other devices mentioned in the video:
PowKiddy X39: https://www.keepretro.com/products/powkiddy-x39?aff=29
PowKiddy RGB10: https://www.keepretro.com/products/rgb10-open-source-handheld?aff=29
Anbernic RG300X: https://www.keepretro.com/products/rg300x?aff=29
01:26 tech specs
02:34 unboxing and impressions
06:21 software experience
07:50 game testing (stock SD card)
13:24 SD card contents and loading my own ROMs
15:36 HDMI and external controller support
18:06 summary (likes & dislikes)
19:42 other budget options
This was a review unit sent to me by the Keep Retro. All opinions are my own, they did not see this review ahead of time, and no money was exchanged in any way.
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