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by winnston84
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: RetroPie
Topic: Pi Zero W Retropie
Replies: 12
Views: 7488

Re: Pi Zero W Retropie

Rather than reinstalling with a new image, I followed this video and got my pi zero W working with no problems:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvKHefzOTVc
by winnston84
Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What is your first video game memory?
Replies: 38
Views: 8691

Re: What is your first video game memory?

My brothers mega drive and the opening level music/bright colours of green hill zone. I knew then that I had found my calling in life :lol:
by winnston84
Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Wire speaker to RPZ
Replies: 2
Views: 983

Re: Wire speaker to RPZ

Yep let the forum help you out :)

Getting my audio working was probably the most time consuming/difficult part for my project, but I got it all working eventually and its definitely worth doing it properly! I recommend the USB audio way personally, as the PWM method was too much of a pain for me.
by winnston84
Wed Mar 15, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: USB DAC (7.1) Audio Wiring
Replies: 7
Views: 2300

Re: USB 7.1 Audio Wiring

I see my wiring above - I couldn't get the 2.5W amp working with my setup, so in the end I went with this USB DAC/amp: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/171898196952?_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=272578557543 And i wired it up...
by winnston84
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: HELP just need audio
Replies: 10
Views: 2803

Re: HELP just need audio

Is your speaker wiring correct, off the top of my head my speaker is -ve on the left and +ve on the right. Seems to me you have them wired back to front to the amp? You should get sound using just that configuration you have yes, or some kind of noise. I think i blew/broke my adafruit 2.5w mono as i...
by winnston84
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Looking to Buy
Topic: [wanted] common ground pcb
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

Re: [wanted] common ground pcb

hi, being a bit lazy and do not want to mod an original controller board so after the most basic board, do not need an aio just the one with the added x/y buttons. in the uk and looking to try and get one for the weekend if possible? thanks You can order them from OSH Park I have ordered from them ...
by winnston84
Thu Mar 09, 2017 2:45 am
Forum: Archived/Completed Sales
Topic: [FOR SALE] [UK] 2xPi Zero, 4xB103 Pentometer 9xHeaphone jacks 4x 0.5a Power switch, Pam8403 amp
Replies: 2
Views: 1042

Re: [FOR SALE] [UK] 2xPi Zero, 4xB103 Pentometer 9xHeaphone jacks 4x 0.5a Power switch, Pam8403 amp

Sorry a bit of a tangent, I have the same headphone jack - do you happen to know what the pin layout is? I'm struggling with this :(
by winnston84
Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Potential fix for USB pad problems
Replies: 36
Views: 17934

Re: Potential fix for USB pad problems

This should be stickied/added into a guide of known issues/resolutions.

Once I soldered the two connectors, my USB hub worked perfectly. :D
by winnston84
Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:40 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: USB audio wiring - confused!
Replies: 5
Views: 1725

Re: USB audio wiring - confused!

I've wired up the USB audio directly to a speaker, works fine. As soon as I wire in the 2.5w amp, lots of feedback/hissing. Here''s how i wired it:

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by winnston84
Tue Feb 28, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: USB audio wiring - confused!
Replies: 5
Views: 1725

Re: USB audio wiring - confused!

I have had working audio with the b103 and Pwm method,but I have a lot of feedback/hissing so I decided to switch.