Game HAT for Raspberry Pi

SKU: 15154
Part Number: Game HAT (EN)
Brand: Waveshare


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  • Li-ion and Li-po batteries are quite unstable. They may cause fire, personal injury, or property damage, if they're not properly recharged or used.
  • Do not reversely connect the polarities when recharging or discharging the battery. Do not use inferior charger/charging panel to recharge the battery.
  • Do not mix use old batteries with new ones, avoid using batteries of different brands.
  • When buying Lithium battery, should always make sure the battery specification is compatible with the expansion board. Choose batteries from formal manufacturer, and ensure the batteries will work stably and safely by aging test.
  • Lithium batteries have limited cycle life, they will also deteriorate as time goes by. Should be replaced with new ones when the batteries reaching their max cycle life, or working over two years, whichever comes first.
  • Should be placed carefully and properly, keep it away from inflammables and explosives articles, away from children, avoid any safety accident caused by careless storage.


This Game HAT will turn your Raspberry Pi into a classic game console in a second, recalls you all the gaming pleasures in the memory.

Game HAT Features

  • 3.5inch IPS screen, 480×320 resolution
  • 60 frame experience, smoothly display, no more frame loss
  • Compatible with Raspberry Pi A+/B+/2B/3B/3B+/4B (Raspberry Pi Zero/Zero W/Zero WH requires another HDMI cable)
  • Integrates battery charge circuitry, powered from a 18650 lithium battery (NOT included), plays anywhere anytime
  • Battery capacity indicator
  • Onboard speaker and earphone jack, listen to the familiar BGM from the old days

Keys Introduction

Game HAT keys introduction

  • Game function keys vary according to specific game
  • Start + Select to exit current game
  • Menu, Up/Left, Down/Right, Exit, this four keys on the bottom allow to adjust screen brightness/contrast, volume, etc.


Game HAT dimensions

Development Resources

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Selection Guide

GamePi15 Portable Game Console 1.54inch display, 240×240 resolution Pi required
GamePi20 Portable Game Console 2.0inch IPS display, 320×240 resolution Pi included, out-of-box
GamePi20-Acce Portable Game Console 2.0inch IPS display, 320×240 resolution Pi required
Game HAT Portable Game Console 3.5inch IPS display, 480×320 resolution Pi required
GamePi43 Portable Game Console 4.3inch IPS display, 800×480 resolution Pi (PI3B+ OR PI4B-2GB) included, out-of-box
GamePi43-Acce Portable Game Console 4.3inch IPS display, 800×480 resolution Pi required

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Weight: 0.212 kg

Quick Overview

For users who have bought this product, you may want the additional HDMI adapter to support the Raspberry Pi 4, please feel free to contact us.
  • The 18650 batteries are NOT included.
  • Please note that the battery length SHOULD be less than 67mm, some batteries with protection plate in the market are NOT supported, learn more
  1. Game HAT x1
  2. Acrylic case x1
  3. HDMI connector (A) x1
  4. HDMI connector (B) x1
  5. RPi screws pack x1