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    Snes9x is a portable, Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) emulator. It allows you to play most games designed for the SNES and Super Famicom Nintendo game systems...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    higan was formerly known as bsnes. The project was renamed after becoming a multi-system emulator. higan is a Nintendo multi-system emulator that began development on...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Snes9x EX

    Snes9x EX is an SNES/Super Famicom emulator written in C++ for Android, iOS, WebOS and Linux. It uses the emulation backend from...

    Free Linux Android iPhone iPad

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    MESS emulates portable and console gaming systems, computer platforms and calculators. The project strives for accuracy and portability and therefore is not always the...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

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    RetroX is an Android application that will help you organize and play your own Retro Games with the less possible effort. Put your collection in your device and RetroX...

    Freemium Android

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    DroidEmu is a game system to play SNES, NES, GameBoy Advanced, GameBoy/Color, SEGA GameGear, SEGA Genesis games on your Android phone. It runs thousands of games at full...

    Freemium Android

    • Discontinued No longer available.
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    iSNES is an SNES emulator for your iPhone / iPod Touch. It is fully featured and includes: * Multiple save slots. * Save state screenshot previews. *...

    Commercial iPhone

    • Discontinued
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    This is an unofficial work in progress of Snes9x with Kaillera netplay support.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued last version, 0.09z, was released on April 3, 2005
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    Snes9X Direct3D

    This is a derivative of Snes9x which switches the its display code from DirectDraw to Direct3D9.

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued last version: 1.51: February 25, 2009
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    snes4iphone is a Super Nintendo emulator for the iPhone and iPod Touch. This port was developed by ZodTTD and the original source code was ported from Dr. PocketSNES....

    Commercial iPhone

    • Discontinued No activity since 2010.
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    SNesoid is the famous Super Nintendo emulator for Android. * Net-play through Bluetooth (requires Android 2.x) or Wi-Fi! - Very fast - Run nearly all games (Mario...

    Open Source Android GitHub

    • Discontinued No activity since 2011.
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    uosnes is an unofficial Snes9x Windows port using its source code.

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued No activity since 2011.
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    Provenance is an iOS Frontend for multiple emulators, currently supporting Sega Genesis, Game Gear, Master System and SNES. It is one of the only emulators that...

    Open Source iPhone iPad

SuperRetro16 Comments

Love it!

about SuperRetro16 and Xpadder · ·

I use this everyday. I haven't tried any other SNES emulators, but I haven't had a reason too. I've never had any problems with this app. The "load game" could be a bit more simple, just keep all your files in one folder for easy access. The only issue I really had is the mapping. If you are using a wired USB XBOX (or PS convertor) you are going to want to download Xpadder. Map the controller to buttons on your keyboard, then go into the emulator and set the input to the keyboard keys you set the controller to.

sadly i have usually problems with this app like running unreleased games and some other problems... but SuperGNES is just better than Snes9x


Snes9x duplicated code

about SuperRetro16 and Snes9x · ·

Apparently it's extremely likely that these devs illegally used source code from the Snes9x project in order to make this emulator. Snes9x's license forbids use of the source code for commercial purposes, yet SuperGNES is being charged for.

I know I won't be funding this emulator any time soon

I agree with the other commenter. SuperGNES is a rip. The cycle accurracy and internal strings match. Plus, I've done some manual decompilation and sure enough, more and more matches. I would report it on the Android Market, but I felt like until I could verify legitimacy I would not buy it. Good thing, too.