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Picade

Code: N07EF

  • A Picade arcade style cabinet in kit form for you to build at home
  • Play old school arcade games at home without the expense of a large cabinet
  • Features arcade-style buttons and joystick

Product details

Picade

• A Picade arcade style cabinet in kit form for you to build at home
• Play old school arcade games at home without the expense of a large cabinet
• Features arcade-style buttons and joystick
• Contains a Picade PCB, preloaded with Picade software
• Total build time of approximately two hours
• Requires a Raspberry Pi to operate
• Assembled dimensions: 305mm x 292mm x 400mm

What is the Picade?
The Picade is a great way to play all of your favourite retro arcade games at home without taking up the room or costing as much as a full-sized arcade cabinet. If you grew up in the era of arcade halls or even in the era of 8-bit and 16-bit games, then this console is for you. The package includes the Picade PCB and arcade-style buttons and joystick to give you a realistic feel.

What makes this different to the Picade Console?
The Picade cabinet comes as one complete cabinet unit which gives you an authentic feel of a retro arcade without the space being required for a full-sized version. It comes with an 8-inch LCD screen which allows you to load and play your games in one complete unit.

How easy is the Picade to build?
The Picade is easy to build and will take approximately two hours to complete. All you require to build the cabinet is a cross-head (pozi) screwdriver and a small flat-head screwdriver for the Picade PCB screw terminals.

What will I need to start using the Picade?
You will require only a few items to start using the Picade. The two screwdrivers mentioned above and a Raspberry Pi. We would recommend the Raspberry Pi 2 or Raspberry Pi 3, as the extra processing power gives a great performance when running emulators.
N02EB - Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Quad Core
N01EB - Raspberry Pi 2 Model B w/ NOOBS
N45EE - Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Quad Core

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
N07EF Picade (1+) £179.99

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