Skip to product information
1 of 8

DIY ZEGA MAME GEAR Game Gear Raspberry Pi Mod Kit

DIY ZEGA MAME GEAR Game Gear Raspberry Pi Mod Kit

Regular price $99.99 USD
Sale price $99.99 USD Regular price $99.99 USD
Save $0.00 USD Sold out

SKU : ZL1002

Created by Zarcade Limited, the Zega Mame Gear is a custom-made drop-in kit that fits perfectly into any Sega Game Gear shell without any modification and no soldering. It runs on a Raspberry Pi 3a+, Zero, Zero 2 and even a CM4 with the optional CM4 adapter, giving you access to thousands of retro games with Retropie. Pre-configured images are available to download so you can enjoy playing without the hassle of setting it up. Powered using one or two lithium batteries and re-charged via USB-C.

FEATURES:

  • 4 Front button support
  • Plug and Play
  • External access to USB and SD Card (Optional)
  • Connect to a TV with HDMI out (Optional)
  • Digital Audio
  • Safe shutdown and power-off
  • Battery Level Indicator
  • USB-C Charging
  • Pre-configured images
  • Zega Mame Gear with 3.5" Composite LCD

INCLUDED:

  • 1x Mainboard 
  • 1x 3.2 inch Serial LCD
  • 1x Digital Audio Board
  • 1x USB-C Powerboard with battery charger, battery level and safe shutdown
  • 1x Speaker
  • 1x 4 wire Mainboard to Power board connector
  • 1x 5 wire Mainboard to Audio board connector
  • 1x Ribbon
  • 1x 3D printed (Resin) Select button pre-soldered to Mainboard
  • 1x HDMI Adapter for Raspberry Pi Zero or Zero 2

SOLDERING REQUIRED:

  • 2 x 4 Pin JST 2mm Connectors (Through Hole)
  • 2 x 5 Pin JST 2mm Connectors (Through Hole)
  • 1 x Volume Wheel (Through Hole)
  • 1 x Audio Jack (Through Hole)
  • 3 x 2 Pin JST 2mm Connectors
  • 1 x 3..2" LCD
  • 1 x On/Off Switch
  • 1 x 40 Pin 2.54 Pitch Header

PAIRS WELL WITH:

DOCUMENTATION:

NOTES:

  • Mame Gear requires a Raspberry Pi with a header. If you have a Pi with a pre-installed header, no soldering required. If not, you will be required to solder the header to the Pi.
  • Although not required, adding the additional 2 front buttons will open up more games to play on the Zega Mame Gear. Some shell modification is required. You can also purchase a ready drilled shell from the Zega store.
  • With the optional Zega Mame Gear expansion board, you can easily access the SD card and connect a USB device such as a Game Controller
  • PCB color may vary. As of 2/7/24 the PCB is black.
  • Raspberry Pi, shell, buttons, membranes, lens, battery not included.

    WARNINGS:

    • Please ensure you are confident in your soldering ability to attempt this project. Under no circumstances will any refunds/replacements be made if soldering has been attempted.
    Read More

    Orders placed with us will be fulfilled within 1 to 2 business days. Delays may occur depending on the volume we experience. This is especially true during sales and around the winter holidays. Once a package is fulfilled, we are unable to make any changes to the order or cancel it. Please review your entire order and the shipping information before completing the order for accuracy. Refunds will not be given under these circumstances. Once packages leave our warehouse, it is not in our control how fast it will get to you from there regardless of shipping option chosen. The shipping times shown are estimates, not guarantees. Refunds will not be given under these circumstances. 

    Free Shipping for order of $75 or more*. Exludes Ultimate conoles and custom controllers.

    Hand Held Legend is committed to keeping retro gaming alive and better than ever. Upgrade your childhood consoles with modern tech. We strive for excellence in all that we do and aim to serve our customers well.

    *If you would like to return or receive a refund on any item, please contact support@handheldlegend.com first to ensure that your item will qualify.

    Purchases are eligible for return within 30 days of purchase. If 30 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately we can’t offer you a refund or exchange.

    When you receive a backlight/LCD kit, you should perform a dry run before installing to assure that nothing has been damaged in transit. A dry run or test fit means the kit is not installed in the shell. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of adhesives, brackets, and any performed soldering. All ribbon cables should have no bends or creases in them. If you are unsure how to perform a dry run, please contact our support team and we will be happy to help. Backlight kits that have been installed are not eligible for replacement or return. If a backlight/LCD is returned and shows any signs of having been installed, it will not be eligible for a refund.

    Requested returns/refunds/exchanges for items you believe to be defective, will be subject to a troubleshooting process with our support team before proceeding with a return/replacement/refund.

    Modifying a product in any way, including but not limited to removing or adding components, will result in the voiding of our return/refund policy.

    To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

    Defective or damaged parts are free to return within 30 days of purchase. Shipping costs are not covered for items returned at a customer's request or the refusal of the troubleshooting process with our support. Refunds for shipping costs and Route Shipping Insurance will not be given.

    Please note that international orders are not eligible for a prepaid shipping label for returns on defective products. Returns must be paid for by the customer.

    To complete your return, we require a receipt or proof of purchase.

    Returns can be sent to:
    Hand Held Legend
    Attn: Returns
    519 Davisville Road; Unit 102
    Willow Grove, PA 19090

    There are certain situations where only partial refunds are granted (if applicable).

    We reserve the right to deduct an amount proportional to the chosen shipping return method from your refund if you order does not quality for a free return:

    Refund Deduction Amounts by Shipping Method (USA):

    • $5.00 for USPS First Class Mail Returns
    • $10.00 for USPS Priority Mail Returns
    • $13 for all over carrier returns

    REFUNDS (IF APPLICABLE)

    Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.

    If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your original method of payment, within 1-7 business days.

    Refunds for shipping costs and Route Shipping Insurance will not be given.

    LATE OR MISSING REFUNDS (IF APPLICABLE)

    If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account. Then contact your bank or credit card company. It may take some time before your refund is officially posted.

    If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund, please contact us at support@handheldlegend.com.

    EXCHANGES (IF APPLICABLE)

    We only replace items if they are defective or damaged. If you need to exchange it for the same item, send us an email at support@handheldlegend.com.

    CANCEL/EDIT ORDERS

    You may cancel or edit orders yourself (before fulfillment) by following the steps in this guide. If you edit/cancel your order, you can expect a refund within 1 to 7 business days. Orders that have been fulfilled by our shipping team cannot have edits made or be canceled. We will do our best to assist customers in this process if needed, but it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their order and shipping information is correct before processing the order. We are not responsible for any issues that may occur due to incorrect items, shipping information, etc on orders. 

    Friendly Returns

    Secure Checkout

    1-2 Days Shipping

    Prompt Customer Support

    Customer Reviews

    Be the first to write a review
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)
    0%
    (0)