The Atari Flashback 3, made by At-Games, is an all-in-one replica of the Atari 2600 (on a smaller scale) with 60 built-in games. It has 2 detachable joysticks and connects easily to any TV via standard RCA plugs. It's build quality is much cheaer than former models and was released by a different company, feuling speculation that it may not be a legit licensed product. Bootleg? Who knows.
The images of the Atari Flashback 3 are categorized and show the console, joystick controllers and accessories. You will also find detailed close-ups of the ports and connections available on the Flashback 3.
Rear view of the Atari Flashback 3 box showing some game screens and marketing blurb.
Side-view of the Atari Flashback 3 box.
Contents of the Atari Flashback 3 box.
Atari Flashback 3 Console
The Atari Flashback 3 console showing the RCA connection. Internally the Flashback 3 system uses emulation running on an ARM-based processor instead of Legacy's "2600-on-a-chip" and is not hackable to add a cartridge port for reading original Atari 2600 cartridges.
The front of the Atari Flashback 3 console showing the 2 joystick ports. In 2011 Atari licensed out Legacy Engineering's Flashback concept and name to AtGames for the Flashback 3.
The right front of the Atari Flashback 3 console. The RCA connection separates the audio and video unlike the original 2600 which used an RF switch to connect to the TV.
The left front of the Atari Flashback 3 console which measures: 8¾ x 5¾ x 2½ in.
Back of the Atari Flashback 3 console.
Tech info on the bottom of the Atari Flashback 3 console.
Atari Flashback 3 console with it's 2 joysticks. The joysticks are modeled after the 2600 joysticks. Real Atari 2600 joysticks can be connected tothe Flashback 3 for game play. So, break out those old joysticks and wail on the Qotile.
Atari Flashback 3 Joystick Controller
The Atari Flashback 3 comes with 2 2600-style joysticks. Original 2600 joysticks and paddles will also work on this system.
The Atari Flashback 3 joystick next to an Atari 2600 VCS joystick. Can you tell which is which? The Flashback joystick is on the right.
Atari Flashback 3 Console's Ports & Connections
The joystick ports on the front face of the Atari Flashback 3 console
The A/C power port and A/V cable connectoin on the back of the Atari Flashback 3 console
The connectionn plug on the Atari Flashback 3 joysticks.