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Sega Dreamcast

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1044 reviews of Sega Dreamcast. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The usability and game selection are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive views about the portability.

price, game selection, usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Sega Dreamcast is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Sega Dreamcast


alaTest has collected and analyzed 161 user reviews of Sega Dreamcast from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Reviewers are impressed by the portability and usability. The game selection and design are also mentioned favorably, but there are some mixed views about the reliability.

price, design, game selection, usability, portability

90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sega Dreamcast ConsoleSega Dreamcast Console

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Godem Online Inc. (

Sega Dreamcast Video Review


Sega Dreamcast

Feb, 2007

Expert review by : Tony Kaklamanos (

Sega Dreamcast


Introduction Some of you may be a bit surprised to see a review of a video gaming system here in the pages of Audio Revolution. Home video game systems can be a significant part of home entertainment and are relatively inexpensive and easy to add to...

Jan, 2001

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Sega Dreamcast


The Sega Dreamcast is a marvelous 32-bit game console with unsurpassed graphics and great stereo sound.

Sep, 2001

Expert review by : Chris Cain (What PC?)

Sega Dreamcast


Dreamcast's graphics are stunning and the games are superb.

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Dreamcast games easily outshine those on other consoles and its online facilities make it a cheap alternative to the PC. Welcome back Sega!

Jan, 2000

Consumer review (

good product


works great

Apr, 2012

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Apr, 2012

Consumer review (

works great


Just enough cable to do the job and not too much to get in the way..

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

Good product


Better than the flat, less air flow blockage price is good. Does the job. There are still needs for the floppy dirve when installing Operating system driver. You don't alway have a flah drive handy.

Mar, 2011

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it's a cable


it works as it should

Jan, 2011

Consumer review (

I don\'t like down like down time.


When the vac goes dead just pop in the fresh batter and keep going.


Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

Dreamcast features include 128-bit performance from a reduced instruction set computing (RISC) central processor, an independent 3D graphics engine and a dedicated 3D sound chip. Dreamcast uses a Visual Memory System (VMS) with a built-in LCD screen. Gamers can choose plays in sports games or plan offensive moves in RPG games without their challengers clueing in. You can also save special characters, moves or teams to the VMS, and swap info with your fellow Dreamcast owners by connecting your VMS card to theirs.

Audio Output

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)


Game Console

Color Support:Color
Name:Sega Dreamcast
Type:Game console


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sega Dreamcast

Input Device

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Type:Game pad




56K Technology:V.90
Type:Modem (analog)


Installed Size:16MB

Video Memory

Installed Size:8MB

Video Output

2D/3D Graphics Support:2D/3D graphics acceleration
Analog Video Format:NTSC
Analog Video Signal:Composite video / S-Video
Graphic Effects:Alpha-blending / Anisotropic filtering / Anti-aliasing / Bilinear filtering / Bump mapping / Environment mapping / Fog effects / Gouraud shading / MIP-mapping / Modifier volumes / Perspective correction / Point filtering / Specular effects / Trilinear filtering