Transform Your Android Phone Into a Game Boy With This $29 Accessory

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If you miss the appeal of your old fashioned portable gaming console but don’t want to give up the modern-day luxuries you get with a smartphone, Boy Genius Report has found an awesome accessory that’s almost as cool as the classic Game Boy. Find out more from BGR and shop below:

From BGR:
Do you love retro video games? Forget the SNES Classic Edition and check out the Hyperkin SmartBoy Mobile Device for Game Boy/ Game Boy Color instead. Drop your Android smartphone into this awesome little gadget and it’ll instantly be transformed into a Game Boy. No, seriously… it plays every Game Boy and Game Boy Color cartridge ever, and it includes tactile buttons just like a real Game Boy. It fits just about every modern Android phone with a display that’s 6.4 inches or less, and it’s on sale on Amazon for just $29.

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This neat accessory is also designed with the classic-style tactile button set, is scaled to match your phone’s resolution, and it does not even require batteries. This accessory is designed to be compatible with Samsung’s S8 line and newer models, and will also work with other apps and games, including GBA apps from Google Play. 

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