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
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
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

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)

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