Korean manufacturer Game Park Holdings has unveiled the new, improved version of its open-source handheld – the GP2X:Wiz.
This time, the machine sports a 2.8inch OLED QVGA touchscreen at 320x240 pixels and a 533mhz CPU – technically faster than the PSP's mere 333mhz processing grunt.
A built-in microphone, SD memory slot and internal 1GB of storage complete the modernisation of the handheld, and the specs even state "3D Acceleration" in addition to the machine's 64MB RAM.
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The company is promising new games every month, and the boxed console even comes with 12 built-in titles, including a shooter called Myride and something else rather brilliantly entitled Snake on Dope.
Removing the last version's analogue stick and adding twin digital pads is a slightly odd choice, though seems a good move when the touch screen can handle Linux and other open-source operating system, leaving the pads ideally suited for emulating Megadrives, NES's and Doom II - which, let's face it, is what most people will still be doing with the machine, anyway.
The GP2X:Wiz is shipping to the UK from October 6, and can be pre-ordered online for £130.00.