Nintendo Game Boy Color, model CGB-001

Made:
1998
maker:
Nintendo Company Limited

Nintendo Game Boy Color handheld console, model CGB-001.

Nintendo Game Boy Color, model number CGB-001.

Nintendo Game Boy Color, model number CGB-001, made by Nintendo in 1998.

The Game Boy Color had three times the memory and twice the processor speed of the original Game Boy. The most significant difference was its colour screen and an infrared port for wireless linking (dropped in later versions). The Color was one in the popular line of Game Boys, combined sales of the line are over 200 million.

Details

Category:
Computing & Data Processing
Object Number:
2009-5025/4
type:
games console
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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