PPSSPP is an abbreviation for ‘Playstation Portable Simulator Suitable for Playing Portably’ this is an open source emulator that allows you to play all your favourite games on Windows, MacOS, iOS, Android, Blackberry 10 and Symbian. PPSSPP was released on November 1, 2012, it was created by Henrik Rydgard who is also one of the co-founder of Dolphin Emulator. PPSSPP is written in C++ and translates PSP CPU instructions directly into optimized x84, x64, ARM or ARM64 machine code using JIT compilers. Anyone is welcome to contribute their improvements to the code as it is hosted at the Github page for PPSSPP, using the Git source control system. To put it simply PPSSPP allows you to play all your favourite PSP games right on your device anytime you want.
NewGamePad is one on the latest emulators that hit the market, this emulator allows you to play your all favourite games no matter which console the game originally supports, NewGamePad comes with multi platform support which allows the user to play SNES, PS1, Sega Games, GameBoy, and N64. NewGamePad is a very simple yet effective gaming emulator and there is no need to search for your game ROMs as this emulator has it all, it allows you to download any classic game you want to play directly from the app so you can play your favourite games on the go. NewGamePad does not require you to jailbreak your device and works flawlessly. You can download NewGamePad on iOS 9 and above operating systems.
If you want to play all retro and new console games on your device then your search ends here. NESemu is one of the most trending emulator available to download and it lets you play all your favourite games like Legend Of Zelda, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, Pokemon Sun Moon, Sonic and many more on your Android or iOS device. NESemu is a free to download emulator and has many features like you can customise controls as per your needs if you want the controls on top or bottom of the screen and more. Since this is just an emulator you may need to download game ROMs separately or if you have ROMs uploaded on your Dropbox account then you can simply link your account and directly play games from there as NESemu has Dropbox support.
If you love playing Nintendo games then NDS4iOS is for you. NDS4iOS is an emulator which allows you to play games on your iPhone or iPad without having to jailbreak your device, you can play classic NES games with this emulator. Unlike other emulators which claim to run GameBoy advance and GameBoy color games and then crash or play the games at a very low speed, NDS4iOS does allow you to play all your favourite games at actual game speed. Since this is just an emulator there are no games pre installed with it and you have to manually download game ROMs and set it up to play. If you have any game ROM’s uploaded on Dropbox you can simply go to settings in NDS4iOS and link your account by entering your information and you will have easy access to all your games.
Ever wanted to play your favourite classic games like Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, TMNT, Pokemon and many more like them, well now with iNDS you can play all these games right on your device. iNDS is one of the latest Emulators launched which allows the user to play all their favourite console games on their device, iNDS is available for iOS users only. iNDS is powered by the DeSmuME threaded ARM interpreter, this emulator unlike others lets you play your favourite games on game speed and doesn’t slow down. iNDS is a derivation of NDS4iOS and Nitrogen. Unfortunately iNDS is not available for the older devices which have a ram of 256MB like iPod touch 4, iPad 1, iPhone 3GS and below. You can download iNDS on devices with iOS 8.1 and up.
Ever wanted to play your favourite Playstation, Nintendo, Gameboy, PSP games on your device, well now you can with Happy Chick. This is a free to download emulator which allows the user to play all console games directly on your device, it supports ARCADE, DC, FC/ES, GBA, GBC, MAME, MD, NDS, N64, PS, PSP, SFC/SNES, WSC, etc. Happy Chick contains thousands of games that you can choose to download and play directly from the app itself, there is no need to go searching for game ROMs on web. There are loads of features that Happy Chick comes with, such as free high bandwidth downloading, netplay over Wifi, bluetooth or internet connection. Supports cloud saving so it is very simple to create backup of your games.
GC4iOS is an emulator which allows you to download and play all the Nintendo, Gamecube and Wii games right on your iOS device. GC4iOS is currently in beta test mode so there will be improvements with time and more games will be available to play on this emulator. GC4iOS currently uses Dolphin’s’ PowerPC Interpreter and an OpenGL backend. So games between 3 and 20 fps can be run. You can play games on 2GB ram devices and 1GB ram devices are also supported by GC4iOS. Some of the features of GC4iOS are that you can customise your controller and change it as you like, you can also use cheat codes in games. GC4iOS has Net Play and JIT, it is available to download for all the iOS devices running on iOS 9 firmware and up. GC4iOS is not available to download on the official Apple App Store.
CoolPixel is one of the latest screen recording apps in the market. CoolPixel allows the user to record their screen and edit videos. This screen recorder provides tons of features as the user can record their screen in 480p, 720p and 1080p with up to 60fps, not only this but CoolPixel has an amazing video editing software which allows the user to cut videos accurately and combine videos just by dragging them together, with CoolPixel the user can add subtitles in various languages with cool text effects and add background music to your videos via online search or directly from your device. CoolPixel even has a share feature so the user can directly share their videos to many social media platforms with this app.
Recording a device’s screen may seem like a very common feature nowadays but most of our devices don’t come with this feature. AirShou is the best screen recording app by far. This screen recorder lets the user record their screen in high definition quality at upto 60fps and provides quality stereo sound. AirShou is free and easy to install and there is no need to jailbreak or root your iOS or Android device in order to download and use this app. AirShou is one of the most trusted screen recording apps and is used by millions of users. It takes up very less space in your device and has a great user interface. AirShou is available to download on iOS, Android and Windows.
Kodi is making a lot of headlines recently as more and more users are shifting towards this open source media player developed by XBMC foundation. Kodi was first released in 2002 as Xbox Media Centre (XBMC) but later on it was renamed Kodi in 2014. As this was just a media center for Xbox, now this software was made available for most of the leading platforms which are iOS, Android, MacOS, Linux, BSD, Windows and many others. Kodi allows the user to store all the content in a single place so the user can easily access their data virtually from any device. It supports all kinds of audio and video file formats. Kodi has several Add Ons provided by Team Kodi, these are third party Add Ons which enhance the overall experience of the user. The categories for Kodi Add Ons in its repository are Gaming, Lyrics, Video, Audio, Web Interface, Weather, etc for the user to choose from.