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Recommend me a NES emulator for Windows.

by migo Tue Dec 25, 2007 9:29 am

I've tried the following emulators, each has their own problem:

Nessie - works fine but starts eating CPU cycles like mad and starts slowing down to less than 1/8th speed

Nestopia - can't charge the sword in Crystalis

RockNES - won't load the ROM

Mednafen - since it's command line, no obvious way to change keyboard config

MESS - works fine but there's an annoying buzz the whole time
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by The Apprentice Tue Dec 25, 2007 11:19 pm

Nester or Nes10.
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by arion Thu Dec 27, 2007 3:39 am


A very accurate emulator and the one i use the most. And there is a english verison available.

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by Mozgus Thu Dec 27, 2007 9:30 am

Nestopia was what I eventually settled on, after trying the highest rated emus a year ago. It handled even the troublesome roms and it was complex enough for me, without burdening me like FCEUltra does with it's unorthodox configuration panels, especially for video.
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by marurun Thu Dec 27, 2007 5:09 pm

FCEUltra is probably the most powerful and robust, but yeah, configuration is a PITA.
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