RetroTINK 4K VHS & Enhanced S-Video Firmware

Mike Chi has just released another completely free, feature-filled firmware update for the RetroTINK 4K!  This one includes additions like an “Enhanced S-Video mode”, via the rear dsub ports (not the front), XBR smoothing, a 3D comb filter for NTSC composite video and increased stability with lossy tape formats like VHS!  Also, Wobbling Pixels have […]

RetroTINK 4K Firmware Update v1.2.1

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware for the RetroTINK 4K that adds a few new features.  The most commonly used will probably be the auto-sampling feature for Sega Saturn, which will improve the look of games that use multiple resolutions;  Using the latest custom profiles from Wobbling Pixels with this firmware update can […]

RetroTINK 5x v3.69 Firmware Update

Mike Chi has just released a new beta firmware for the RetroTINK 5x, with some interesting features.  The first is an exciting feature for PS2, 480i30 games:  2:2 pulldown (see example from Wobbling Pixels above).  This allows for sharper deinterlacing without any artifacts, for any content that’s locked to 30fps.  Next is an inverse telecine […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware v3.0

UPDATE 2022/01/13:  Mike was kind enough to do a livestream with me, where we went over all the new features!  This post is still a summary, but please check it out if you’re interested in the details! Mike Chi has just released the latest evolution in the RetroTINK 5x firmware:  Version 3.0!  With this comes […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware v2.73

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware for the RetroTINK 5x that adds ‘Gen Lock’ in addition to Triple Buffer and Frame Lock. This allows the RT5X to match the input frame rate with a regenerated clock which is more stable than Frame Lock. Mainly useful for 1440p+ resolutions with Composite or S-Video sources […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware v2.70

Mike Chi has just released a firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x that combines all the beta’s he’s been adding to the discord since the previous (massive) v2.0 update.  All the experimental, “not officially supported” features are there, you just need to enable them in the OSD menu.  More info below the links, but the […]

RetroTINK 5x ‘Experimental’ Firmware v2.57

UPDATE:  More firmware’s released, info below.  Mike Chi has just released a new beta firmware on his Discord server that adds some tweaks, user requests…and a few more features previously thought to be impossible.  Mike did it again 🙂  BUT – before downloading, please know this firmware is still considered “experimental” and IS NOT SUPPORTED […]