Raspberry Pi 4 Announced

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by Tom Bombadildo, Jun 24, 2019.

  1. SexySpai

    SexySpai xdddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddd

    Jun 16, 2018
    United States
    your mom lol
    But the question is... can it run 5 miles?
  2. XDel

    XDel Author of Alien Breed: Projekt Odamex

    Jul 25, 2012
    United States
    Another Huxleyian Dystopia
    Should be able to play PSX games with full graphics effects on with every game at this point. My PS1 shell is about to be updated.
  3. Orangy57

    Orangy57 bruh

    Aug 17, 2015
    United States
    New Jersey
    It's kinda a shame to see the micro-hdmi ports since it's not like any TVs use micro-hdmi, you always have to end up using a converter with those little, super fragile connectors.
  4. Dragowolf33

    Dragowolf33 Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    United Kingdom
    I don't want Micro HDMI ports. Can we go back to just HDMI?
  5. JavaScribe

    JavaScribe Confused

    Apr 14, 2017
    United States
    here idk
    Quake II*
    Almost asked what a "meme cabinet" was. Because there's no way I'd get coherent results if I tried finding the answer to a question like that elsewhere online
  6. Foxi4

    Foxi4 On the hunt...

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    Sep 13, 2009
    Gaming Grotto
    Micro HDMI is a downgrade, but everything else is an excellent move. Really good, low cost SBC for makers, I like it!
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  7. ganons

    ganons GBAtemp Addict

    Jun 12, 2005
    HDMI to micro HDMI cables not a thing?
  8. Alkéryn

    Alkéryn Moon Dweller ~

    Mar 15, 2015
    Albategnius, Moon
    H265 and PXE is the biggest new thing for me
  9. zoogie

    zoogie playing around in the dsiware

    Nov 30, 2014
    Micronesia, Federated States of
    At least there's a backup microHDMI if one breaks.

    I was hoping for built-in flash. But overall, I'm very pleased with the upgrade as well.

    I'd love to know how much more powerful the Videocore VI is than the 24Gflops IV.
  10. Missingphy

    Missingphy Pokémon Master, Console Bricker, and more...

    Oct 7, 2018
    is it powerful enough so i can run a psx/ps2, or n64 emulator in it?
  11. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo G'nome

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    Jul 11, 2009
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    I forgot
    PS2 will take years to run well on any ARM CPU, so not that.

    But PS1 and N64 are already possible on a Pi 3. It's more than enough for PS1, but N64 will vary depending on the game and how well the emulator gets optimized for ARM.
  12. wiired24

    wiired24 GBAtemp Maniac

    Sep 3, 2013
    United States
    There's isn't "yet" an ARM Build for PCSX2 so I doubt it. N64 and PS1 definitely.
  13. froggestspirit

    froggestspirit D/P/Pt Demix Guy

    Jul 28, 2011
    United States
    I'd imagine psx/n64 to run smoothly, ps2 is probably unlikely.
    Glad I got one ordered! Though this is literally like 2 weeks after I got a working Debian 64bit build on my pi3B with graphics acceleration...
  14. StarGazerTom

    StarGazerTom GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Feb 2, 2015
    True. You're not wrong about there being a spare. And I do agree, I was hoping for atleast 4gb of onboard storage, but it wasn't a major want for me either.
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  15. Harsky

    Harsky Madmin

    Aug 2, 2004
    Bit sad that this won't fit in my NESPi case but then again, I'm looking for excuses to upgrade my Model 2B. It's not bad but lack of built in wifi or bluetooth means the USB port is constantly used up.
  16. vincentx77

    vincentx77 GBAtemp Regular

    Mar 7, 2009
    United States
    Everything seems to suggest that the Videocore VI is right around 50% faster than the Videocore IV. Dolphin should at least run now. Will it be playable? That's the million dollar question. For what it's worth, the cpu upgrade should allow a lot of older consoles to work with run-ahead turned on.
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  17. Issac

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    Oof I really want one. I've always wanted a Pi, but never really had the money to spend on one. Definitely don't have it now either, but still, great news for the day when I will be able to get one ;) Feels like it's getting on par with my gaming desktop :o hahaha
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  18. Silent_Gunner

    Silent_Gunner GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Feb 16, 2017
    United States
    Something tells me Melee doesn't count as "basic GC games."

    Oh well, just sitting here chillin' like a boss with my ODroid XU4...

    — Posts automatically merged - Please don't double post! —

    ODroid XU4. The guys at ODroid Retro Arena, who are now known as RetroArena, have the best implementation of RetroPie right now on an SBC that I've heard of that doesn't call for one to spend $200+ on something like those UP! boards that CAN emulate GC games (a Youtuber even made a video where he thought of what a hypothetical GC Mini might look like during the whole NES Mini/SNES Mini craze). The best version is known as THERA 3.0, and the most it can do emulation-wise is up to DC and its arcade variants at speeds that, while not full by any means, definitely aren't unplayable unless if you're doing anything with something primarily 3D on the system.
  19. uyjulian

    uyjulian Homebrewer

    Nov 26, 2012
    United States
    United States
    There's an option for built in flash on the Compute Module models.
  20. Sakitoshi

    Sakitoshi GBAtemp Official Lolimaster

    May 8, 2012
    behind a keyboard or a gamepad
    *looks around*
    *only a single usb-c port on his laptop*
    *everything else is mini/micro-usb or has a proprietary port*
    did I overslept?

    also the c port sucks, it breaks by itself. at least only the c to proper usb adapters the thing that breaks, not the port in my laptop.
    Last edited by Sakitoshi, Jun 25, 2019
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