The Dreamcast ((in Japanese) ドリームキャスト, Dorīmukyasuto) is a video gemme console that wis pit oot bi Sega in November 1998 in Japan an on September 1999 in North America, October 1999 in Europe, an November 1999 in Oceania.

Dreamcast
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North American Dreamcast wi controller an VMU
ManufacturerSega
TypeVideo gemme console
GenerationSaxt generation
Release date
  • JP: November 27, 1998
  • NA: September 9, 1999
  • EU: October 14, 1999
  • AU: November 30, 1999
DiscontinuedMairch 30, 2001 (NA) September 2002 (EU)
Units sauldWorldwide: 10.6 million[1]
MediaCD, 1.2 GB GD-ROM
CPUHitachi SH4 32-bit RISC clocked at 200 MHz
Storage capacityVMU
MemoryRAM 16 MB, GPU 8 MB
Display
Graphics100 MHz PowerVR2 CLX2
Online servicesSegaNet, GameSpy (NA)
Dreamarena (Europe)
Best-sellin gemmeSonic Adventure, 2.5 million (as o Juin 2006)[2]
PredecessorSega Saturn

It wis Sega's last console, an efter Sega coudnae keep supportin it in 2001, muived ontae daein 3rd pairty gemms fur ither consoles insteid.

ReferencesEedit

  1. Blake Snow (4 Mey 2007). "The 10 Worst-Selling Consoles of All Time". GamePro. Archived frae the original on 5 September 2008. Retrieved 28 October 2007.
  2. Daniel Boutros (4 August 2006). "Sonic Adventure". A Detailed Cross-Examination of Yesterday and Today's Best-Selling Platform Games. Gamasutra. Retrieved 28 October 2007.