Z26 Alternatives

    Z26 is described as 'is one of the best emulators for the Atari 2600. The author reports that the graphics part of the emulator is nearing perfection to a point that there's little more to fix' and is an app in the Gaming Software category. There are eight alternatives to Z26 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Stella, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Z26 are Hataroid (Free, Open Source), Javatari (Free, Open Source), ProSystem (Free, Open Source) and Steem Engine (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 23, 2018

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Stella is a multi-platform Atari 2600 VCS emulator released under the GNU General Public License (GPL). Stella was originally developed for Linux by Bradford W. Mott, and is currently maintained by Stephen Anthony.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Hataroid is an Atari ST emulator for Android based on Hatari .
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Javatari is a multiplayer Atari 2600 emulator written in pure Java with no external libs. Just open it! Needs Java 6 or greater and Atari ROMs.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      The ProSystem Emulator is an Atari 7800 emulator for the PC and Windows OS. The emulator was written in C++ using the Windows API and DirectX. It emulates the Atari 7800 NTSC and PAL TV standards.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Steem is an open source Atari STE emulator for Windows and Linux. It runs almost every ST program ever made without any problems. Steem is designed to be easy to use and has many unique features.

      Discontinued

      Last news on the official website dates back to 11th August 2011

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      jGameBase is a fully-­featured retro-gaming emu­lator frontend and game database utility. It is a sister app­lication to the Windows program GameBase (without "j"), the official frontend for the GB64 Collection.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      This is the the Macintosh OSX Port of David Firth's Fantastic Atari 800 Emulator. Ported is the SDL version of the Atrari800 emulator to Mac OSX, and added a full native Cocoa interface, including Preferences, Menus, File Associations, Help and more.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Hatari is an Atari ST/STE/TT/Falcon emulator for GNU/Linux, BSD, Mac OS X, Windows and other systems which are supported by the SDL library.
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