How do I know what version of Game Gear I have?
To determine what version you have, look on the right side of the board. You will either have one or two of these ASIC chips. If your Game Gear has two ASIC chips (Fig. 1) there will be two IC’s on the right side of the board, and it should be a VA1.
How many Sega Game Gears are there?
Game library Over 300 games were released for the Game Gear, although at the time of the console’s introduction, there were only six games available.
What are Game Gear games worth?
How Much Is A Sega Game Gear Micro Worth? A used Sega Game Gear Micro costs around $38 – $50 depending on condition and whether the unit comes boxed. Regular readers will know how excited we were about the Game Gear Micro range.
How long does the Game Gear last?
3 to 5 hours
Powered by six AA batteries, the Game Gear has an approximate battery life of 3 to 5 hours.
How long did batteries last Game Gear?
Powered by six AA batteries, the Game Gear has an approximate battery life of 3 to 5 hours. In order to lengthen this duration and to save money for consumers, Sega also released two types of external rechargeable battery packs for the Game Gear. The system contains 8 KB of RAM and an additional 16 KB of video RAM.
What kind of capacitor do I need?
Q: What size capacitor should I get? A: The rule of thumb is to put in 1 Farad of capacitance for every 1,000 watts RMS of total system power. But there is no electronic penalty for using larger value caps, and in fact, many see benefits with 2 or 3 Farads per 1,000 watts RMS.
How do you test a ceramic capacitor?
To test the capacitor with a multimeter, set the meter to read in the high ohms range, somewhere above 10k and 1m ohms. Touch the meter leads to the corresponding leads on the capacitor, red to positive and black to negative. The meter should start at zero and then moving slowly toward infinity.
How much can I sell my Sega Game Gear for?
A used sega game gear is worth anything between $50 – £315 depending on the console’s overall condition.