RetroTINK 5x Firmware Update v1.84

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x, with a heavy focus on PAL50-related features.  There’s also some bugfixes and a small update to the scanline options that was also included in the previous v1.77 update that we missed (sorry).  Here’s links, plus see below for more info: Download the […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware Update v1.55

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x, that includes “LCD style” scanlines, tweaked automatic phase detection…and something previously thought to be impossible:  Certain modes with 240p processing, that matches the 4:4:4 colorspace output that the OSSC provides!  That’s right, in some scenarios, the output will now equal the OSSC’s!  […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware v1.29

UPDATED 06/19:  Cable/Harware requirements have been expanded.  See below… Mike Chi has just released another firmware for the RetroTINK 5x that adds an interesting feature:  The ability to automatically scale the Game Boy Interface software to 6x, 7x and 8x.  Here’s links to everything you need, with lots more info below the RT5x updating instructional […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware Update v1.24

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x.  v1.24 updated the low-pass filter for anyone who had jailbar/interference issues after the last firmware update.  There’s also support for DTV 858 sampling in 1440p mode!  The video above walks you through exactly what you need to update the RT5x’s firmware.  Details […]

RetroTINK 5x v1.2 Firmware Update Released

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x that adds some pretty cool enhancements!  The video above walks you through exactly what you need to update the RT5x’s firmware.  Details about all of this firmware’s additions are below the link: Download RT5x firmware v1.2 here:  https://www.retrotink.com/post/retrotink-5x-pro-firmware-updates More info on the RT5x:  https://www.retrorgb.com/the-retrotink-5x-has-arrived.html […]

Update RetroTINK Products on Mac & Linux

Developer Ryan Mullen has just created a Python script that will allow you to update your RetroTINK devices on all operating systems, including Mac and Linux – Two OS’s that were previously unsupported for TINK updates!  The video above walks you through doing it on a Mac and the video below shows you both how […]

5th Round of RetroTINK 5x Orders

Mike Chi has just released the fifth batch of RetroTINK 5x’s and – I can’t believe I’m actually typing this – Even in the midst of a global part shortage, he was able to get quite a bit this time…and they’re STILL in stock!!!  Above is a deep-dive video showcasing all the launch day features;  […]

4th Round of RetroTINK 5x Orders

Mike Chi has announced that the fourth batch of RetroTINK 5x’s will go on sale exactly 12 hours from now, at a time that’s meant to be more convenient for people in timezone’s outside the US.  Here’s a purchase link, as well as a link to a time zone converter, with a few examples below: […]