Configuration:Game Boy

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Configuration:Game Boy
Game Boy Color logo.png
Gameboy colors.jpg
Manufacturer Nintendo
Type Handheld game console
CPU Custom, Zilog Z80-
GPU TBA
Sound CPU TBA
Sound Chip TBA
Memory RAM: 32 kB
VRAM: 16 kB
Cartridge RAM: 128 kB
Controllers Builtin
Year 1998

Platform Information

from wikipedia

The Game Boy Color (ゲームボーイカラー Gēmu Bōi Karā?), referred to as GBC, is a handheld game console manufactured by Nintendo. It was released on October 21, 1998 in Japan and was released in November of the same year in international markets. It is the successor of the Game Boy.

The Game Boy Color, as suggested by the name, features a color screen, but no backlight. It is slightly thicker and taller than the Game Boy Pocket, which is a redesigned Game Boy released in 1996. As with the original Game Boy, it has an 8-bit processor and the custom Zilog Z80 central processing unit (CPU).[8] The original name - with its American English spelling of "color" - remained unchanged even in markets where "colour" was the accepted English spelling.

While mostly retaining the same hardware as the original Game Boy, the Game Boy Color's primary competitors were the much more advanced Neo Geo Pocket by SNK and the WonderSwan by Bandai (released in Japan only), though the Game Boy Color outsold these by a huge margin. The Game Boy and Game Boy Color combined have sold 118.69 million units worldwide. It was discontinued in 2003, shortly after the release of the Game Boy Advance SP.

Media Devices

  • ROM Images

Available Emulators

Below is a list of available emulators for this platform.

External Links

Wikipedia