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    PCSX2 Alternatives

    PCSX2 is described as 'PlayStation 2 emulator for Windows, Linux & Mac, started by the same team that brought you PCSX (a Sony PlayStation 1 emulator)' and is a very popular Game Emulator in the Gaming Software category. There are six alternatives to PCSX2 for Windows, Android, Mac, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is OpenEmu, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PCSX2 are Play! PS2 Emulator (Free, Open Source), HPS2x64 (Free, Open Source), DobieStation (Free, Open Source) and MultiEmulator (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 20, 2022

    1. Open Emu is an open source project to bring game emulation to OS X as a first class citizen, leveraging modern OS X technologies such as Cocoa, Core Animation and Quartz, and 3rd party libraries like Sparkle for auto-updating.
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      OpenEmu vs PCSX2 opinions
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      because Openemu doesn't run PS2 games (there is no core available).
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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      ratberryjam OpenEmu can't play PS2 games
      Positive comment 2 months ago

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Play! is a portable PlayStation2 emulator. The focus of the project is on making PlayStation2 emulation easy and accessible. Just pop in your favorite game's disc and have fun! No BIOS required. Play! is an high-level emulator.
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      Some users think Play! PS2 Emulator is a great alternative to PCSX2, some don't.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      A Playstation 2 emulator for 64-bit Windows OSes.
    2. A young PS2 emulator with plans for an optimized Android port, as well as a fast, accurate, and easy-to-use PC port.
    3. MultiEmulator is a free Tool for Windows that supports a wide range of Emulators / video games with a high level of compatibility and functionality.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      AetherSX2 is an emulator of the PS Two console for the Android platform. You can play games which you have dumped from disc on your portable device.
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