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Funkey S is the world’s tiniest functioning transparent Game Boy, almost the size of a Tile tracker. Funkey S tiny Game Boy is designed by Funkey Project comes preloaded with a bunch of favorite titles to offer you endless hours of retro entertainment.
Funkey S comes with a keychain and lightweight which makes it easy to carry around everywhere you go. The tiny Game Boy offers all the features similar to its bigger version. While the transparent body will take you back to the good old days.
The world’s tiniest transparent Game Boy emulates a number of your favorite retro consoles which includes the NES, SNES, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, Sega Master System, Sega Genesis (Megadrive), Sega Game Gear, Playstation 1, Atari Lynx, WonderSwan, and the Neo Geo Pocket.
Don’t be mistaken by its size as the tiny device is able to pack all the components almost the size of Graham Cracker. It comprises an ARM chip, an SD card slot that not only runs but you can also save games on it. While you can play your own game by sideloading them via MicroUSB.
Funkey S functions like a Game Boy Advance SP, flip it open to get a miniature console to experience a true GBS experience. Accompanied with all buttons including the L1 and R1 shoulder buttons. A 1.54-inch 240×240 IPS LCD screen with a 50Hz refresh rate and 0.5W speakers inbuilt. Once you flip the lid the console boots and saves your progress before shutting down when you close the lid.
Game developers will surely fall in love with Funkey S as it is entirely open-source, allowing them the freedom to build games or pimp the FunKey S experience. Don’t fall into the trap of calling the device a toy as it is a highly entertaining tiny gadget. Apart from the transparent color, you can also enjoy the candy color variants of Funkey S.
Game lovers can save more than a ton of games as it supports 128 GB of storage space. The lanyard hole allows you to sting it to your keychain to carry along with you. Buy Funkey S for $77.5 here. Would be amazing if we could connect it to a large screen via HDMI.