Playing the MintyPi

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Playing the MintyPi

Post by Sam_shep » Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:54 pm

What's it like to play a MintyPi for a few hours? Comfortable? Planning on building one soon. And was just wondering.
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Re: Playing the MintyPi

Post by dryja123 » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:20 am

Sam_shep wrote:
Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:54 pm
What's it like to play a MintyPi for a few hours? Comfortable? Planning on building one soon. And was just wondering.
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I think the longest session I've had gaming on the mintyPi was 2 hours. It's actually more comfortable than you would think. Grab an Altoids tin and hold it like you would be playing a game on it and I think you'd be surprised.

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Re: Playing the MintyPi

Post by Helder » Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:52 am

I've done 4-5 hours at a time and it's fine but I was playing some RPG's but it was comfortable.
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Re: Playing the MintyPi

Post by TheHappiestBug » Sun Nov 05, 2017 4:54 pm

I use mine all the time for Tetris, and its really appealing for 15-20 min. sessions. I've found that after that my eyes get kinda tired from the screen. It's definitely do-able for longer sessions, just not as comfortable as, say, a gbz.

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