Android Gameboy? New Console Sports Retro Form Factor

If you like the square, handheld look and feel of a Gameboy in a modern device, you’ll soon have a new option. Available soon for an as-yet-undisclosed price, The A20 from Powkiddy is a portable gaming console inspired by the original Nintendo Game Boy, but powered by the Android operating system. 

As reported by CNX Software, the Powkiddy A20 is powered by Amlogic S905D3 four-core Cortex-A55 CPU running at 1.9 GHz. The SoC pairs this CPU with Arm Mali-G31MP2 GPU capable of handling OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, and OpenCL 2.0. The system features 2GB of DDR4 RAM, which allows the A20 console to run Android 9.0 OS without a hassle.