The recreated spectrum pre-order

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The recreated spectrum pre-order

Post by @username@ » Wed May 13, 2015 11:29 pm

Thought some folks may be interested
http://www.zavvi.com/games/the-recreate ... filiateWin
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The creatiVision Emulator 16.04.24
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Re: The recreated spectrum pre-order

Post by MADrigal » Thu May 14, 2015 12:49 am

that's totally cool!!!!!

i suppose it is a fpga-based hardware.

do you happen to know the designer's name? and have you seen it in action? i am curious to see screenshots of the included OS.
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Re: The recreated spectrum pre-order

Post by Mobsie » Thu May 14, 2015 6:55 am

Unlike the original machine, the Recreated ZX Spectrum doesn't simply hook up to the TV and play games on its own. In reality it's a Bluetooth keyboard shaped like a ZX Spectrum and it's your phone or tablet which does all the hard work.
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Re: The recreated spectrum pre-order

Post by carlsson » Sun May 17, 2015 10:03 pm

This one however is a ZX Spectrum on FPGA: http://zxuno.speccy.org/index_e.shtml

Then there is the Vega, an 8 button machine: http://www.zxvega.co.uk/The_Vega

There probably are more examples, those are the ones I know about that are productified so far.
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