Atari 5200 emulators

From Emulation General Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Atari 5200
Developer Atari
Type Home video game console
Generation Second generation
Release date 1982
Discontinued 1984
Predecessor Atari 2600
Successor Atari 7800

The Atari 5200 was a video game console produced by Atari in 1982 as a high-end model of the 2600. It was created to compete with the Intellivision. The 5200 was incompatible with 2600 cartridges until a later revision, making it unpopular compared to existing consoles. Many of its games were simply ports of 2600 titles, but it's an interesting piece of history regardless. Due to their hardware similarity, most 5200 emulators can emulate Atari 8-bit family (Atari 800 and similar) computers too.


Name Operating System(s) Latest Version Libretro Core Accuracy Active Recommended
Altirra Windows 3.10 Cycle
Atari800 Multi-platform 4.0.0 Cycle
kat5200 Multi-platform 0.8.1 ?
MAME Windows 0.203 Mid
Jum52 Multi-platform Git ?
Altirra Windows (ARM) 3.10 Cycle