ZX Spectrum Next | Nostalgia Nerd

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Get an Audible free trial; click http://www.audible.com/nostalgianerd or text "nostalgianerd" to 500 500.... The ZX Spectrum Next. After a Kickstarter all the way back in 2017, it's finally here. Let's take look at this modern take, on an absolute classic.

Video Markers;
0:00 Unboxing
4:28 Backstory
7:38 Case Overview
11:57 Plugging in
14:44 Day Zero Software Update
15:52 Software Overview
20:51 Testing
31:30 Clock Speeds
34:07 Personalities/NMI
38:18 Hardware Compatibility
40:13 Mouse/NextDAW
41:35 BASIC Testing
43:00 Offer
44:05 Hardware & Upgrading
49:15 Going Online
50:15 Your Questions
53:07 Conclusion
56:49 Credits
57:29 Secret Upgrade

๐Ÿ”—Video Links๐Ÿ”—
Original KickStarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...
World of Spectrum: http://www.worldofspectrum.org/
ZX Spectrum Next: https://www.specnext.com/
Next Facebook Group: https://nnerd.es/NextFB
Victor Trucco Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/vtrucco
If you can't wait for the 2nd KickStarter: https://nnerd.es/eBayNexts

Upgrade Components for ZX Spectrum Next;
RAM Upgrade: https://nnerd.es/ZXRAM
WiFi Module: https://nnerd.es/ZXWiFi
SD Card: http://nnerd.me/ZXCard
Speakers: http://nnerd.me/ZXSpeak
Inline Power Switch: http://nnerd.me/ZXSwitch
PS/2 Mouse: http://nnerd.me/ZXMouse
Pi Zero Starter Kit: http://nnerd.me/ZXPie
Pi Zero Female Header: http://nnerd.me/ZXHeader
ZX ProPad: https://nnerd.es/ZXPad
On Board Speaker: https://nnerd.es/ZXeBaySpeaker
Real Time Clock: https://nnerd.es/ZXeBayBatt
RGB to Scart Cable: https://nnerd.es/ZXScart
VGA Cable: http://nnerd.me/VGACable
HDMi Cable: http://nnerd.me/HDMICable
Portable Cassette Deck (will need connectors below): https://nnerd.es/Deck
3.5mm Stereo Breakout: http://nnerd.me/StereoBreakout
3.5mm Audio Cable: http://nnerd.me/zqFPXZQ
3.5mm Stereo to Mono Adaptor: http://nnerd.me/StereotoMono

Software Requirements:
SD Image Writer: https://nnerd.es/Balena
Next Pi Distro: https://nnerd.es/PiDistro
Next Distro: https://nnerd.es/ZXDistro
CP/M Core: http://www.cpm.z80.de/download/cpm3bi...

Additional Game Info:
All POK Files: https://nnerd.es/POKs
Software Amusements Games: https://nnerd.es/ZXGames
Melkhiors Mansion (Atic Atac): https://twitter.com/EricRetro
Lemmings Next GitHub: https://github.com/mikedailly/Lemmings
Rusty Pixels Physicals: https://www.specnext.com/shop/
NEXTDaw: http://nextdaw.biasillo.com/

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