Ataribox is a Linux based box that brings gaming to the living room. So pre-orders are coming, this week.
Since Atari, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers. This is an open invitation to take part in their interactive entertainment.
Since this a return by Atari to create its own hardware. in a broad eco-system of accessories and content. We introduced you to the Ataribox almost three months back, available for pre-order on December 14th, 2017.
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Ataribox has a unique modern design. While taking influence from iconic Atari products. Such as the classic Atari 2600. Technology wise, it is powered by an AMD customized processor. As well as with Radeon Graphics technology. So the unit will offer games and more. Bringing a full PC experience to the TV. Also including streaming, applications, social, browsing and music.
Ataribox a Linux OS device:
Since we all know Ataribox will run a Linux OS. The user interface is customized for the TV. Which will include a large back-catalog of Atari classic games. As well as current titles from a range of studios. Additional details will release at a later date.
So personally it’s going to be interesting to see a review. The units hardware boasts some interesting choices. AMD graphics for one. Which could impact the native games available for device. Plus what games will actually be available? Frame rates?
The expected price range will be $249-$299 USD. This will depend on specific editions and memory configurations. Available for pre-order on December 14th, 2017.
Ideally it would be great if saw the Atari library on Steam and GOG. That would make my day. Bring back the classic gaming. You know, when a cousin pulls out the Atari so you can play Astroids.