The RetroN1 is a NES clone console by Hyperkin that outputs 720p via HDMI. It's my guess
that's it's a basic composite-video-to-HDMI chip, resulting in a terrible picture.
The RetroN 1 HD is a cheap clone console that outputs 720p. It's pretty disappointing in almost every
way. Both the audio and video output are awful, it doesn't work with ROM carts and the
bundled controller didn't work well. Here's a video review showing examples of all the issues:
Even though the video showed in detail everything that's wrong with this clone console, I wanted
to have a picture on the site as a reference for exactly how bad it is. I compare it to the AVS from RetroUSB, as it's the next-cheapest HDMI-based NES option available. Click
Here's some pictures of the insides. Click for full-sized:
- It's only $40
- Analog outputs are inluded
Con's: - Literally, everything else.
- This is speculation, but I'm pretty sure they took their old composite video NES clone and esentially
stuck an HDMI chip in it.