A Portable Computer Living In 1988 But Also In The Future

Every single at the time in a although, there will be a job that is light on information but inundated with wonderful, drool-worthy pics. [Nexaner7] a short while ago confirmed off his cyberdeck he built more than a calendar year inside of an aged Lcd-386. So what is particular about it? This isn’t just a Raspberry Pi or some SBC within but a finish AMD Ryzen 5600, Nvidia RTX 3060, screen, and keyboard in a 19.5-liter space (.68 cubic feet). Because there would not be adequate place inside of for first rate airflow, he decided to drinking water-cool everything, which additional to the create.

the back of the sleeper LCD-386 cyberdeck

Though [Nexaner7] doesn’t have a video clip walkthrough, he does have a make log with dozens of pictures in two components: section 1 and component 2. As you can consider, there ended up copious amounts of 3d printing for brackets and holders, trying numerous screens and GPUs to see what in good shape and what did not. He tried out to use the initial keyboard, even with a 5-pin DIN to PS2 to USB adapter, but the keyboard was flakey, possible because of to rust. He dropped in a CM Quickfire TK PCB with a couple modifications as it was near to the exact same dimension. He swapped the display screen for a 1440p moveable observe with a skinny ribbon HDMI cable to route from the GPU to the monitor.

We’re joyful to report that the elements within ended up offered to an individual who restores old Pc, so a rather rare Liquid crystal display-386 was not wrecked. With a magnificent establish like this, probably he really should enter the Cyberdeck contest. Eagle-eyed readers might recognize that just lately we included an Liquid crystal display-386 with its contents retrieved by way of a hacked-with each other serial bus.