Author Topic: GPD-G5A+ ?  (Read 2469 times)

stpat (OP)

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GPD-G5A+ ?
« on: May 26, 2014, 02:35:25 pm »
Any updates on the "plus" model rumoured to be coming out? (the one with the IPS screen?)

skelton

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Re: GPD-G5A+ ?
« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2014, 03:11:55 pm »
No idea. My guess is that perhaps they postpone until they release their RK32XX device, but who knows...
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Grebbin77

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Re: GPD-G5A+ ?
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2014, 06:33:14 pm »
The features I'd like to see on a g5a plus model would be increased ram (2gb), vibrator motors for n64 rumble pack emulation/haptic feedback, and a better d-pad.  I'd keep everything else the same.  Screen resolution is kind of a double edged sword on these devices.  IPS would be nice, but it would be more taxing on the GPU.  I suppose it is inevitable that they would upgrade the screen on a plus model, and I would enjoy the better viewing angle, but I don't want a huge performance hit!  The only other upgrade I'd do to the g5a is to try to include a wrist-strap anchor somewhere on the side of the unit so you could attach a wrist strap.  I actually attached a wrist strap on my g5a.  At some point I'll write up a short tutorial in case anyone is interested.
GPD G5a, JXD S5110b, NDS lite w/ Acekard, Kindle Fire, Samsung Galaxy S4, PS Vita, iPad

yuki

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Re: GPD-G5A+ ?
« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2014, 09:36:29 am »
there is  Q88+ model with IPS screen (1024*600).

 

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