From the hand of KT Pocket comes another great Android console that boasts of offering a series of really interesting specifications with a price that is difficult to beat. Were you thinking of buying a portable console that can be used to play emulators and enjoy Xbox Game Pass cloud gaming? Well, watch out for the KT R1.
small and powerful
With a touch screen 4.5 inches with Full HD resolution, the body of this KT-R1 It leaves room for two analog sticks (which you can choose before buying with a traditional distribution or with the left stick in the upper area), the action buttons, triggers, and volume control. Its screen may not be one of the largest we’ve seen, but this helps it keep its dimensions small at 169 x 79 x 18 millimeters, as well as offering excellent 1,620 x 1,080 pixel resolution.
Of course, its peculiarity lies in the screen format, since with an aspect ratio of 3:2, it could be a bit strange for some users, however, this format is great for most retro emulators, especially if you play Game Boy Advance ROMs.
It is, as you can see, a console with very compact dimensions, so it could become your inseparable travel companion. But don’t think that because she is so small she will be capable of little. Inside it hides a MediaTek Helio G99 processor with two cores at 2.2 GHz and another six at 2 GHz, capable of running emulators of all kinds, including the PS2 one.
As far as memory is concerned, there will be several versions available. The most economical ride 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage, although it also loses some other functionality. The most complete with those of 6 GB of RAM with 128 GB of storage Y 8 GB of RAM with 256 GB of storage.
These last two versions have 35W fast charge (18W in the case of the 4 GB model), 6-axis gyroscope and NFC. The battery in all cases is 7,000 mAh, and promises between 6 and 8 hours of use.
Ideal for cloud gaming
Taking into account that its operating system is Android 12, we can install applications such as the official xbox game passwhich allows us to access the service in the microsoft cloud to remotely play your entire catalog of games. We can also install the NVIDIA GeForce Now application, or any Android game that we download from the Play Store.
The best version
The basic price of the console is 200 dollarsbut we believe that the interesting thing is to opt for the following models, not only because of the amount of RAM or storage, but also because the body of the console becomes metallic, something that will greatly help the durability of the product over time. weather.
At the moment the KT Pocket website is not accepting orders for its new console, so we will have to wait a little longer until the store opens the order period globally. For that price, we imagine that the product will sell many units, and seeing the impressions shared by ETA Primewe can verify that it is a console with excellent features and fantastic manufacturing quality.