So you’ve seen quite a few portable SNES consoles, but very few feature a top-loading design and internal rechargeable lithium batteries like this example. Continue reading to see more. Click here for first picture in gallery.

*Update – Video and pictures were received from reader edited, but creator has tipped us, so we would like to credit Brian Henderson for his excellent work!


The project started by taking apart a Retro Duo, basically an SNES clone, and removing the main board along with cartridge slot. Once the top-loading case design was completed, everything was carefully pieced back together and many extra functions were added. Including: a headphone jack, second player port, A/V out, internal rechargeable lithium batteries, and a digital joystick.