The development team behind the Smach Z handheld gaming PC has this week announced they are hoping to start production in Q1 2019 after a successful Indiegogo and Kickstarter campaign, backers receiving their consoles before wider distribution. To refresh your memory on just what the Smach Z handheld gaming PC consists of check out the demonstration and hands-on videos below, which provide an early look at the prototype handheld gaming consoles.
“You’ll experience powerful and immersive gaming with the high performance with AMD Radeon™ Vega 8 Graphics and Ryzen™ Embedded V1000 Core processor 3.6 GHZ. 2.6 TFLOPS to play any current AAA PC game. More than 20,000 games out of the box, from Indies to AAA. Steam, GOG, Origin, Itchio, Battle.net, UPlay… SMACH Z is powerful enough to play any PC game: GTA 5, Doom, Just Cause 3, Battlefield 1, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Crisis 3, Metro: Last Light, Project Cars, Deux Ex, Far Cry Primal, The Division, Civilization 5, Forza 7, Destiny 2, Arma 3, etc.”
Sporting a redesign somewhere between a steam controller and a PSP the portable PC gaming console is now available to preorder if you missed the crowdfunding campaigns within a couple of options to choose from. For $629 you will receive a Linux system equipped with 4GB of single-channel RAM, 64GB of solid state storage, and no camera. Although if your budget will stretch for $1078 a Windows 10 version is available equipped with 16GB of dual-channel RAM, 256GB of storage, a 5 megapixel camera.
For more details and pre-ordering options jump over to the official Smach website by following the link below.