www. O S N E W S .com
News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials

Xformer 10 released: Atari 8-bit emulator for Windows
By Thom Holwerda, submitted by Jason Morris on 2018-11-20 12:17:45

Now the 10th official release of Xformer, released on October 10 2018 and of course called Xformer 10, has been largely rewritten and optimized for today's Windows 10 PCs and Windows 10 ARM64 devices, such as Microsoft Surface tablets, all-in-one touch-screen Sony VAIO desktops, and all-day Qualcomm Snapdragon-based ARM64 tablets. Xformer 10 has also been verified to run on Windows 7 machines but some of the cool new features that you will read about below are best used with modern touch-screen hardware.

After almost three years of development by Xformer creator Darek Mihocka and fellow Atari 8-bit developer Danny Miller, there are two big themes in this major upgrade of the classic ATARI 8-bit emulator Xformer.

Xformer runs Atari 400/800, Atari 800XL, and Atari 130XE software on Windows PCs. This new version comes, among other things, with autodetection functionality that automatically selects the right settings based on the Atari program you load. Nifty.

7  Comments - Printer friendly - Related stories
Recent related stories
- PC/GEOS source code released under Apache 2.0 license - 2018-12-04
- McKernel: a light-weight multi-kernel operating system - 2018-11-28
- The Interim Operating System - 2018-10-13
- The benefits and costs of writing a POSIX kernel in Go - 2018-10-08
- Visopsys 0.8.3 released - 2018-10-02
- More related articles
 

Tell a friend
Your full name:
Your email address:
Your friend's email:
Anti-spam measure:
5+2=

News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials


WAP site - RSS feed
© OSNews LLC 1997-2007. All Rights Reserved.
The readers' comments are owned and a responsibility of whoever posted them.
Prefer the desktop version of OSNews?