View Full Version : Pandora - The Preorders Are Open Today

September 30th, 2008, 01:13

Finally months after the official announcement 3000 lucky people can now preorder the Worlds fastest handheld console that boasts a processor capable of up to 900MHZ, PowerVR 3D Graphics, a large 800x480 LCD Touchscreen, Wifi, Bluetooth, USB, Dual SD Card Slots, TV Out, Dual analogue and digital controls, a clamshell DS Lite style shape and a 43 button mini keyboard.

The Console already boasts an amazing amount of ready to be released software such as Ubuntu (http://pandora.dcemu.co.uk/pandora-ubuntu-find-your-neutral-space-you-got-a-rush-it-ll-pass-be-seated--159628.html) and many full speed emulators for systems such as Snes, Amiga, Megadrive and many more that are not publically announced yet.

The price of the Pandora is $329.99 / 199.99 (Inc VAT) / E249.99 (Inc VAT) and is backed up by the very strong GP32X Community a community that has the most concentrated amount of amateur coders that no other Homebrew scene can boast and yes more developers than even the mighty PSP and DS Scenes.

The Console is as powerful as original Xbox and on a par with the Nintedo Wii and thats very impressive, add to that the keyboard, bluetooth, dual analogues and you have what is a Pocket PC/Handheld Console Hybrid with software that will amaze and if your an emulation fan then this console will do everything the PSP can and more, we should expect full speed MAME, PSX, GBA, Snes, Megadrive, Master System, Colecovision, Commodore 64, PC Engine and yeah the list goes on, what should also be very doable to full speed should be Nintendo64, Sega 32X, Sega CD, 3D0, the coder of NullDC an excellent Dreamcast emulator for Windows has publically stated that he his looking to port to Pandora.

In short this will be so very much more than any handheld before and one the homebrew community through all the scenes will be interested to see.

Those interested in Preordering can do so at 2PM today GMT time (Sept30th for those in different parts of the world), only the first 3000 will get on the first batch of this exciting console.

Those Interested should visit OpenPandora.Org (http://openpandora.org/go.pl?A969) the home of the Pandora Console (http://openpandora.org/go.pl?A969)

For the full history of news about the Pandora from start until now check out our very own Pandora Homebrew Site (http://pandora.dcemu.co.uk/)

September 30th, 2008, 12:21
Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah!

I want one I want one I want one I want one gimmie gimmie gimmie gimmie giiiimmiiiiiiiiiieee!

-sniff- I don't know if I can afford one right away, I dont wanna wait till next year!!

Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaH!

September 30th, 2008, 18:44
I can't afford it, yet I still Preordered. Better start selling off some things.