My Hardware

This is a detailed list of my hardware and systems for anyone interested in that sort of thing as well as explaining why I have so many technical issues šŸ˜› Eventually, I might start recording and streaming footage from the other systems, but for now I’m focusing on my PC for the most part.

*Recording Gear*
USB or 3.5mm headset, depending on setup
OBS Studio 64-bit
Roxio Game Capture Standard (480p)
Generic USB composite video capture device (upgrade planned, seeing as it doesn’t record in colour for certain devices)

*Main Rig*
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (upgrade planned, along with Linux dual-boot)
CPU: Core i5-650 3.2GHz
RAM: 4GB DDR3
GPU: AMD Radeon HD 5770 1GB
DD: 120GB SSD (not in use, upgrade to 240GB planned)
DD: 500GB
DD: 250GB
Optical Drive: DVD reader

*Secondary Rig*
OS: Windows XP (Upgrade to Linux planned)
CPU:Ā Opteron 180
RAM: 4GB DDR
GPU:Ā GeForce GT 9600
DD 1:
DD 2:
DD 3:
Optical Drive: DVD reader
Optical Drive: DVD-RW

*Laptop – Acer Aspire 8935G*
OS: Windows Vista Home 32-bit (Upgrade to dual boot of Win 7 Home 64-bit & Linux planned)
CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9000
RAM: 4GB (8GB planned)
DD 1: 500GB (240GB SSD
DD 2: 500GB
Optical Drive: Blu Ray reader / DVD-RW

*Systems*
Atari 2600 Jr (composite mod planned)
Atari 800 XL w/ tape drive
Commodore 64 w/ 1541-II drive
N64 (PAL)
NES – NES Edition (PAL) (HDMI upgrade planned)
Nintendo Gamecube (PAL) w/ Game Boy Player
Sega Dreamcast (PAL)
Sega Mega Drive (PAL) with Master System Converter
SNES (PAL) w/ Super Game Boy
Sony PS1
Sony PS2 Phat w/ Network Adaptor & drive (OS install planned)
Sony PS2 Slim
Sony PS3 Phat (broken!)
Sony PS3 Slim (Upgrade to SSHD planned)

*Handhelds*
Game Boy Advance
Game Boy Advance SP
Game Boy Pocket
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo DSi
Nintendo DS Lite
Sega Game Gear (cap replacement planned)