After importing a video of his creation in December 2020, YouTuber and modder Gunnar Turnquist’s tiny Nintendo 64 has been designated “the world’s smallest modified Nintendo 64 console” by the Guinness World Information.
The enduring Nintendo 64 is thought for 2 issues: its slimmer profile on an leisure system (when in comparison with different consoles) and that awkward controller with its protruding third leg. It wasn’t as heavy or as huge as different methods within the ’90s, however the Nintendo 64 remains to be a reasonably large console in its personal proper. Its dimensions stand at 2.87 in tall, 10.23 in large, and seven.48 in deep.
For Gunnar’s half, changing that mass proved troublesome. However Gunnar “unlocked the secrets and techniques of the motherboard,” as he put it on his YouTube video explaining how he constructed the tiny Nintendo 64, and shrunk the system to a smaller chassis. His completed product, a NeoGeo Pocket-looking N64, stands at 3.3 in tall, 4.64 in large, and 1.77 in deep. These measurements are record-breaking; Gunnar stated it is a 23% discount in complete quantity from the 2015 document.
Extra importantly, this Nintendo 64 is constructed utilizing an actual Nintendo 64. Gunnar did not go for shortcuts, like an emulator or a printed circuit board (PCB). In consequence, it performs actual cartridges. Take a look at Gunnar’s video about constructing the method of constructing the modified N64 console.