This old portable TV is actually a Raspberry Pi-powered retro gaming system

Thanks to the wonders of microcomputing, you can now turn your rusty vintage television set into a full-fledged retro gaming system – courtesy of Raspberry Pi. Recreational inventor and single-board computer enthusiast Finn Anderson took to Reddit to demonstrate how he repurposed an old-school TV set he found on the street into a legitimate custom-built retro gaming console. To put together the whole setup, Anderson removed most of the old parts and packed the emptied TV box with a brand new HDMI-supported 12-inch screen that he copped from eBay and a Raspberry Pi 3 computer. Powering the system is the RetroPie emulator that allows running games…

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