Anbernic, the Chinese handheld gaming company has launched its smallest-ever gaming console. The Anbernic RG Nano is a tiny marvel, measuring just 71 x 43 x 17mm, making it the perfect size to attach to your keychain or slip into your pocket or handbag. Weighing in at a mere 153 grams (5.4 ounces), this little powerhouse packs a punch. Besides, the Anbernic RG Nano keychain-sized retro game console is now available and can be yours for just $59.99 (now $6 OFF).
Availability and price
Initially unveiled in May, the RG Nano is now available for purchase, with retail prices starting at $65.99. Anbernic is also offering a $6 discount for customers who place their orders by June 15, 2023. After the discount, the final price is $59.99. With its sleek aluminum alloy body, the RG Nano comes in a range of attractive color options, including dark purple, blue, and red.
The keychain-sized retro game console is shipped with USB charging cable, Audio card conversion cable, keychain, giftbox, and user manual.
Anbernic RG Nano keychain-sized retro game console Details
The RG Nano boasts a diminutive 1.54-inch, 240 x 240 pixel IPS LCD screen. Under the hood, it is powered by a 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 processor and 64MB of DDR2 memory. Storage is handled by a microSD card, with Anbernic providing models equipped with either 64GB or 128GB storage cards. However, the console supports cards with capacities of up to 512GB, allowing you to carry an extensive library of games wherever you go.
Despite its compact size, the Anbernic RG Nano is a fully functional gaming system complete with a color display, D-Pad, action buttons, and even shoulder buttons. While the hardware may not be exceptionally powerful, Anbernic assures users that the RG Nano is more than capable of handling NES, GBA, and even PS1 games. Running on a Linux-based operating system with support for emulators, this console offers versatility and nostalgia in one package. Furthermore, it includes a clock function, making it a handy timepiece for your daily routine.
Besides, the RG Nano isn’t limited to gaming alone, it also doubles as a portable media player. With its built-in speaker and support for various file formats, including MP3, FLAC, OGG, MP4, and AVI, you can enjoy your favorite music and videos on the go. Although there is no headphone jack, you can utilize a USB Type-C to 3.5mm audio adapter to connect your headphones. Additionally is equipped with a 1,050 mAh LiPo battery, Anbernic claims that the RG Nano provides up to 2.5 hours of gameplay or music playback.
Without a doubt, the RG Nano is an attractive choice for retro gaming enthusiasts. With its compact size, robust functionality, and reasonable price point, a console the size of a keychain is sure to impress everyone.
Hovewer, If you are looking for a “slightly” larger device with retro games and two wireless controllers that can be used in the game with friends, take a look at the Powkiddy Y6 TV Stick.