PC-FX emulators

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Developer NEC Home Electronics
Type Home video game console
Generation Fifth generation
Release date 1994
Discontinued 1998
Predecessor PC Engine (TurboGrafx-16), SuperGrafx

The PC-FX was a NEC's fifth generation home video game console that was only released in Japan on December 23, 1994 and it had a NEC V810 CPU at 21.5 MHz with 2MB of RAM, 1MB of SRAM, 256KB of VRAM and without 3D graphics support. It also had something called "Back-up RAM", of which it has 32KB.

The PC-FXGA (GA stands for Game Accelerator) was a series of computer boards and sports the same hardware as a regular PC-FX with the exception of an additional processor the HuC6273 that can handle 3D graphics. PC-FXGA is used to play PC-FX games on PC-9800 series computer and IBM compatible computers but also makes possible for enthusiast to develop their own games.


Name Platform(s) Latest Version GA Libretro Core Accuracy FLOSS Active Recommended
PC / x86
Mednafen         1.29.0 TBD Mid-High
MAME         0.245 ~ Mid
MagicEngine-FX       1.1.1 TBD Low
Xe     2.16.2 TBD ?