AMD to showcase open PC technology based SMACH Z handheld gaming console

 

The SMACH Z hand짯held gam짯ing con짯so짯le makes PC gam짯ing enthu짯si짯asts dreams come true, enab짯ling them to play high-end games natively on an open, x86 based ultra-por짯ta짯ble hand짯held-sized device in bril짯li짯ant 1080p defi짯ni짯ti짯on, or even 4K UHD when using an exter짯nal screen con짯nec짯ted via Dis짯play짯Po짯rt. The open짯ness and com짯pa짯ti짯bi짯li짯ty of the SMACH Z is a key dif짯fe짯ren짯tia짯tor for this plat짯form, as it not only sup짯ports nati짯ve PC games and ser짯vices such as Steam, GOG, Ori짯gin, Itchio, Battle.net, and UPlay but also strea짯ming ser짯vices such as Play짯Sta짯ti짯on Nowand any other PC-com짯pa짯ti짯ble ser짯vices. Even the ear짯liest games can be play짯ed wit짯hout rest짯ric짯tions on the SMACH Z, which runs Win짯dows 10 or the Linux based SMACH Z OS. On top of all this, it pro짯vi짯des a tru짯ly immersi짯ve mul짯ti짯me짯dia expe짯ri짯ence with hard짯ware-sup짯port짯ed 4K HDR video streaming.

By con짯nec짯ting a key짯board, mou짯se and exter짯nal dis짯play, the SMACH Z turns into a hand짯held mobi짯le com짯pu짯ter capa짯ble of run짯ning all com짯mon pro짯duc짯ti짯vi짯ty soft짯ware offe짯rings, inclu짯ding ser짯vices such as video con짯fe짯ren짯cing thanks to the optio짯nal짯ly inte짯gra짯ted 5 Mega짯pi짯xel camera.

The SMACH Z hand짯held con짯so짯les shown at Tokyo Game Show are powered by the latest gene짯ra짯ti짯on of AMD Ryzen꽓 Embedded V1000 pro짯ces짯sors, spe짯ci짯fi짯cal짯ly the Ryzen꽓 Embedded V1605B SoC with AMD Rade짯on꽓 Vega 8 gra짯phics. They can be run with Linux or Win짯dows 10. All inte짯gra짯te a 6멼nch 1080p touch screen and a 5 Mega짯pi짯xel came짯ra, up to 16GB of RAM as well as up to 256 GB of SSD sto짯rage exten짯da짯ble via an SD card slot. The exten짯si짯ve con짯nec짯ti짯vi짯ty opti짯ons include USB멌, USB멇 and Micro USB as well as Dis짯play짯Po짯rt and a mini audio jack. For wire짯less com짯mu짯ni짯ca짯ti짯on the con짯so짯les sup짯port WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/d/e/h/i and Blue짯tooth v2.1. All in all, the짯re are over 20,000 com짯pa짯ti짯ble games available out of the box.

The SMACH Z hand짯held con짯so짯le can be pre-orde짯red from the offi짯ci짯al web shop at a start짯ing pri짯ce of 궗629.10, and will be offi짯ci짯al짯ly released in Decem짯ber 2018. The first 10,000 orders will be deli짯ver짯ed pri짯or to the mar짯ket release date and recei짯ve a 10% discount.

SMACH Z web shop: https://www.smachz.com/shop/

Avai짯la짯bi짯li짯ty
The SMACH Z hand짯held con짯so짯le to play PC games on the go will be available from Decem짯ber 1, 2018.
Addi짯tio짯nal Resources
View here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1R-MHI-Z3I for more details on the new SMACH Z hand짯held con짯so짯le to play PC games on the go
Read more about the AMD Ryzen꽓 Embedded V1000 pro짯ces짯sors on AMD.com
Fol짯low AMD deve짯lo짯p짯ments on Lin짯ke짯dIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/amd/
Fol짯low the AMD Embedded Solu짯ti짯ons You짯Tube Chan짯nel https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEFB219C64CFCEEF0


About SMACH
SMACH is a crowd-fun짯ded pro짯ject which has rai짯sed more than $748,000 USD funds sin짯ce 2016 to deve짯lop a hand짯held gam짯ing con짯so짯le for play짯ing PC games on the go. The SMACH team is made up of a bunch of expe짯ri짯en짯ced video game deve짯lo짯pers, working in asso짯cia짯ti짯on with Ontest짯ing. SMACH part짯ner Arrow Cer짯ti짯fied Tech짯no짯lo짯gy empowers the team to gain resour짯ces, sup짯port, and exclu짯si짯ve fun짯ding oppor짯tu짯ni짯ties that help take their ide짯as to market.
About AMD
For more than 45 years, AMD has dri짯ven inno짯va짯ti짯on in high-per짯for짯mance com짯pu짯ting, gra짯phics and visua짯liza짯ti짯on tech짯no짯lo짯gies 짱 the buil짯ding blocks for gam짯ing, immersi짯ve plat짯forms, and the dat짯a짯cen짯ter. Hundreds of mil짯li짯ons of con짯su짯mers, lea짯ding For짯tu짯ne 500 busi짯nesses and cut짯ting-edge sci짯en짯ti짯fic rese짯arch faci짯li짯ties around the world rely on AMD tech짯no짯lo짯gy dai짯ly to impro짯ve how they live, work and play. AMD employees around the world are focu짯sed on buil짯ding gre짯at pro짯ducts that push the boun짯da짯ries of what is pos짯si짯ble. For more infor짯ma짯ti짯on about how AMD is enab짯ling today and inspi짯ring tomor짯row, visit the AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) web짯site , blog, Face짯book and Twit짯ter pages.