History Of Gaming Consoles

  • Magnavox Odyssey

    Magnavox Odyssey was the first home Video Game Console,
    It was Designed by Ralph Baer and
  • Atari PONG

    PONG is one of the earliest Acrade game, it is an origina tennis payed game using simple 2D graphics, it could be played alone or with a friend.
  • Magnavox Odyssey 100

    The Odyssey 100 was another creation from Atari but instead of just Tennis on this game there was also Hockey. It could be powered by 6 batteries or an AC unit
  • Magnavox Odyssey 200

    Not long after the Odyssey 100 had been released theOdyssey was released, the ony difference being a few more chips in it and also a new game called SMASH, it allowed up to four people to pay
  • Wonder Wizard 7702

    The Wonder Wizard 7702 was an arcade style shooter, it contained 3 games including Handball, Tenni and Hockey. It as very similar to the Magnavox Odyssey 300
  • Coleco Telstar

    This console uses the same games as the Magnavox Odyssey and the Wonder Wizard, It is a simple based game using nobs for the controls.
  • Fairchild Channel F

    The Fairchild Channel F was the first ROM programmable machine it was launched as the Video Entertainment System, VES but Atari released one Called VCS soon following so they renamed it.
  • Coleco Telstar Classic

    The Telstar Classic is the same as the Telstar excpet the difference being visual and not physical, it came with a wooden case instead of plastic
  • Magnavox Odyssey 300

    The difference to the past Odyssey console's is that this version was the first to use a single chip which is why i only has one knob on each side making it the ifrst to operate on a single chip
  • Atari Super PONG

    Super PONG has 4 games for the amount of 2 players, it was a much more up to date version of the Atari consoles at this point in time
  • RCA Studio II

    A good feature of the RCA Studio II is that it had 5 games which was more than any other consoe out around that time proving it to be popular. It also used DC power instead of AC
  • Magnavox Odyssey 4000

    eight games in color, and real joysticks
  • Coleco Telstar Arcade

    The Telstar Arcade incudles a Steering Wheel , Shifter, 2 Dials and a Light Gun
  • Magnavox Odyssey²

    known in Europe as the Philips Videopac G7000. number of additional games were released in Europe that never came out in the US. A rare model, the Philips Videopac G7200, was only released in Europe; it had a built-in black-and-white monitor.
  • Atari 400

    The Atari 8-bit family is a series of 8-bit home computers.
    They were first home computers designed with custom coprocessor chips, giving them the most powerful graphics of any 8 bit computers of their time
  • Intellivision

    The Intellivision is a video game console released by Mattel.
  • Atari 5200

    The Atari 5200 SuperSystem, or simply the Atari 5200.
    The 5200 was created to compete with the Intellivision, but wound up more directly competing with the ColecoVision shortly after its release.
  • Intellivision II

  • Vectrex

    The Vectrex is an 8-bit video game console that was developed by Western Technologies/Smith Engineering
  • Atari 7800

    The Atari 7800 ProSystem, or simply the Atari 7800, is a video game console re-released by Atari Corporation
  • Nintendo Entertainment System

    The best-selling gaming console of its time.
    is an 8-bit video game console
  • Atari 2600 Junior

    The new redesigned version of the 2600, unofficially referred to as the 2600 Jr., featured a smaller cost-reduced form factor with a modernized Atari 7800-like appearance
  • Sega Master System (SMS)

    Sega Master System is an 8-bit cartridge-based video game console.
    Master System was very successful.
  • sega master system ii

    Sega Master System is an 8-bit cartridge-based video game console that was manufactured by Sega
  • Sega Genesis

    fourth-generation video game console released by Sega in Japan and Europe, but in america was names under Genesis, as Sega was unable to secure legal rights to the Mega Drive name in that region. The Mega Drive, heavily marketed as "16-bit" due to its hardware, was Sega's fifth home console and the successor to the Sega Master System, with which it is electronically compatible.
  • Sega Genesis 3

    fourth-generation video game console released by Sega.
  • Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)

    The Super Nintendo Entertainment System or Super NES also called SNES and Super Nintendo is a 16-bit video game console that was released by Nintendo April 11, 1992
  • NEC TurboDuo

    Turbo Duo is a video game console released in the United States on October 10, 1992
  • Panasonic 3DO Interactive

    The 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (often called simply 3DO) is a video game console originally produced by Panasonic
  • Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Model 2

    Is a compact, top-loading redesign of the original Nintendo Entertainment System video game console from Nintendo.
  • Atari Jaguar

    The Atari Jaguar was a video game console, released by Atari Corporation.
    It was designed to surpass the Mega Drive/Genesis and the Super Nintendo Entertainment System in processing power.
    Although it was promoted as the first 64-bit gaming system, the Jaguar proved to be a commercial failure and prompted Atari to leave the home video game console market..
  • Sega Genesis 2

    The Sega Genesis 2 Unit was released in 1994 and was nearly the same as the Sega Genesis released in 1989. The new unit was absent of a headphone jack and volume control and used a non standard RF switch and AC adapter.
  • PlayStation

    The PlayStation (s a 32-bit fifth generation video game console released by Sony Computer Entertainment.
    The PlayStation was the first of the PlayStation series of console and handheld game devices.
  • Sega Genesis 32x

    Is an add-on for the Sega Mega Drive video game console by Sega.
  • Sega Saturn

    is a 32-bit video game console.
    The system was discontinued in Europe and Australia in 1998, April 1999,.
  • Atari Jaguar CD

    The Atari Jaguar CD or Jag CD was a CD-ROM peripheral for the Atari Jaguar video game console.
  • Nintendo 64

    ften abbreviated as N64, is Nintendo's third home video game console for the international market. Named for its 64-bit CPU.
    The Nintendo 64 was released in at least eight variants with different colors and sizes. An assortment of limited edition controllers were sold or used as contest prizes during the N64's lifespan.
  • Sony PlayStation 2 (SCPH-5000x)

    The PlayStation 2 (often shortened to PS2) is a sixth-generation video game console manufactured by Sony. The PS2 console is the sequel to the original PlayStation console.
    the PlayStation 2 forms part of the PlayStation series of video game consoles. Its development was announced in March 1999.
    The PS2 is the best-selling console to date, having reached over 138 million units sold as of August 18, 2009
  • Microsoft X-Box

    is a video game console produced by Microsoft. It was Microsoft's first foray into the gaming console market,
  • Nintendo Game Cube

    Nintendo's fourth home video game console.
    The Nintendo GameCube is the first Nintendo console to use optical discs as its primary storage medium.
  • XaviXPORT

    The XaviXPORT is the main console for the XaviX Interactive System. Released by SSD COMPANY LIMITED.
    The console uses cartridges and special wireless controllers
  • Microsoft Xbox 360

    Xbox 360 is the second video game console produced by Microsoft.
    prominent feature of the Xbox 360 is its integrated Xbox Live service that allows players to compete online and download content such as arcade games, game demos, trailers, TV shows, and movies.
  • Nintendo Wii

    A distinguishing feature of the console is its wireless controller, the Wii Remote, which can be used as a handheld pointing device and detect movement in three dimensions. Another distinctive feature of the console is WiiConnect24, which enables it to receive messages and updates over the Internet while in standby mode. This can be used at parties or for getting fit.
  • Playstation 3

    is the third home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment, and the successor to the PlayStation 2 as part of the PlayStation series.
    A major feature that distinguishes the PlayStation 3 from its predecessors is its unified online gaming service, the PlayStation Network,[5] which contrasts with Sony's former policy of relying on video game developers for online play.