Flycast DreamCast emulator for Android – Download APK App

Flycast DreamCast emulator for Android – Download APK App

Flycast emulator for Android

VersionLatest
Developerflyinghead
CategoryEmulator
OSAndroid
PriceFree

Description

Flycast emulator for Android is a multi-platform Sega Dreamcast, Naomi, Naomi 2, and Atomiswave emulator forked from reicast, and made by flyinghead.

There is an buildbot that compiles to Android system builds, compatible with smartphone and tablet devices; these can be used without anything related to Retroarch.

Features

Flycast emulator for Android OS supports the following console:

  • SEGA Dreamcast games (CHD, CDI, GDI, CUE) including games based on Windows CE
  • SEGA NAOMI games (.zip, .7z, .dat/.lst)
  • SEGA NAOMI GD-ROM games (.zip, .7z, .dat/.lst and .chd)
  • Sammy Atomiswave games (.zip, .7z)

This app doesn’t support SEGA NAOMI 2, Hikaru, or SEGA System SP games.

Flycast emulator has support for the following things:

  • Emulating standard Dreamcast controllers, Keyboard, Mouse, Light-Gun (with your mouse), Twin Sticks, and even the ASCII Mission Stick
  • Emulating two expansion sockets per controller (VMU, Purupuru/Rumble Pack, or Microphone)
  • Widescreen (Rendering outside of screen)
  • Resolution and Texture Upscaling
  • Frame Skipping
  • Dump textures and load custom textures
  • Support for HLE BIOS (note that it’s recommended to use a real BIOS)
  • Automatically configured to be able to connect to Dreamcast Live fan servers for the games supported
  • High compatibility and high performance
  • Widescreen Game Hacks (Auto-applying codes/patches to certain games to do Widescreen instead of using the hack)

To start Flycast emulator in full-screen mode just set it in full-screen on video settings menu, and if you close the emulator, the next time it will open in full-screen.

All games are compatible with Dreamcast Live servers are supported by flycast, and the emulator is automatically configured to use Dreamcast Live servers.

System requirements

In order to run the application correctly, it is necessary to meet the minimum requirements given in the table below.

OS versionAndroid 7.0 (or higher)
CPUQuad core 1.5+ Ghz
RAM2 GB (3 GB recommended)
Disk space32 MB
The table lists the minimum system requirements for running Flycast emulator Android

It is still possible to install the app on devices not mentioned above, but we cannot guarantee its proper functioning.

We recommend backing up the device on which the app will be installed before performing any installation of third-party apps not from the official app Store.

Update

There will be frequent updates which you can grab from the link below.

The last version implements the following new features:

  • Resolved an issue where the application would crash when attempting to open certain files.
  • Fixed a bug that caused incorrect calculations in the finance module.
  • Addressed a security vulnerability related to user authentication.
  • Improved the user interface for better readability and navigation.
  • Added a new feature that allows users to customize the application’s theme and color scheme.
  • Optimized the database queries for faster performance and improved overall system responsiveness.
  • Introduced a notification system to keep users informed about important updates and events.
  • Implemented a search functionality to allow users to quickly find specific items or information.
  • Added support for multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Italian and German.

This application is from a third-party developer, so an automatic update won’t be available.

You will need to manually update the app by installing the new version from the APK file; the previous app will be replaced automatically.

All the updates have the latest fixes and optimizations, but their constantly changing nature means that little testing has been done on them and unknown bugs may appear.

Install

  • Download APK file on the link button
  • Open a File manager
  • Select the folder containing the downloaded file
  • Open the file .apk
  • Press install button
  • Launch the app

License

We are not affiliated with any software house company.

All patents and trademarks are owned by their respective holders.

  • Nintendo is a trademark of Nintendo Co., Ltd
  • Android is a trademark of Google LLC

All the apps and games are property and trademark of their respective developer or publisher and for home or personal use only.

All resources are obtained via reverse engineering of legally owned devices, games, and information present on the internet.

FAQ

  1. Does Flycast emulator supports multiplayer functionality?
    • Yes, this console emulator offer multiplayer support, allowing you to play games with friends online.
  2. What system requirements are needed to run console emulator smoothly?
    • System requirements vary depending on the emulator and the console being emulated. Generally, a modern device with a decent CPU and GPU is recommended.
  3. Are ROMs and game files included with emulator, or do I need to find them separately?
    • Emulators typically do not come with ROMs or game files due to copyright restrictions. You’ll need to source these files separately.
  4. Can I use original game controllers with Flycast emulator?
    • Yes, the emulator supports original game controllers. You may need to configure the emulator settings to use the specific controller.
  5. Are there any legal considerations when using console emulators and ROMs?
    • Yes, the legality of using emulators and ROMs can vary by country and jurisdiction. It’s important to ensure you have the legal right to use the games you’re emulating.