A common concern among retro enthusiasts is whether a device of this sort has lag and whether it will create a less desirable experience compared to original hardware. Every electronic equipment exhibits some kind of latency, but it only becomes problematic if this latency causes frames to be missed. A frame is typically 16ms for a system using … Read more
New core updates for NES, SMS, Apple II for MiSTer have been released today. Check details.
MiSTer FPGA is a port of the well-known MiST project to a larger field-programmable gate array (FPGA) and faster ARM processor. MiSTer provides modern video output through HDMI (VGA and analog audio are still available via an optional daughter board). It’s based on the Terasic DE10-nano board. Here are some improvements over the MiST board:
New Sony Playstation MiSTer FPGA core technical details and benchmark comparisons of the GPU available from FPGAzumSpass. The FPGA dev also have posted some rendering speed of the upcoming PSX core (must faster) versus real PSX. It seems that new core may need a slow-mode option in case some games depends of original low FPS. … Read more
Cult “modern” classic Soulless for the Commodore 64 has just got a much awaited seuqel, Soulless 2 – The Armour of Gods. This Psytronik/Icon64 commercial release is available on 5.25″ floppy disk (available in October) and digital format (available now) which you can enjoy on MiSTer FPGA or any other method of your choice.
Linux & Main: – Update to Kernel v5.14.5 which brings some important fixes. – exFAT: fixed memory mapped operations. – exFAT: symlink flag moved from reserved to “system file” flag. It means now any regular file on exFAT partition marked as system means a symlink. It’s done to preserve symlinks while copying SD card content … Read more