ZX Vega+ News

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Vega+ Shipping Dates

  • End of September 2016
  • October 2016
  • In time for Xmas 2016
  • February 2017
  • A "few weeks" from March 10th 2017
  • Summer 2017
  • 8 weeks from August 9th (October 4th, 2017)
  • Mid October 2017
  • April 2018
  • May 8th - 12th 2018
  • May 12th 2018
  • May 31st 2018 (Indiegogo deadline)
  • June 15th 2018
  • July 6th 2018

World of Spectrum

Searchable threads in one long post:

Janko not so fine

David Levy and Suzanne Martin had a falling out with fellow director Janko Mrsic-Flogel. Behind Janko's back, both Suzanne Martin and David Levy say they wouldn't buy his Gemini PDA with the faulty keys and admit that the Vega+ software that he supplied was not up to scratch.

Janko Mrsic-Flogel's work is not so fine and David Levy would not buy his Gemini

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Suzanne Martin <afasbs@gmail.com> Mar 9 at 11:46 AM
To: David Levy

It is not so FINE

On Fri, Mar 9, 2018 at 10 34 AM, David Levy <davidlevylondon@yahoo.com> wrote:

I don't understand why the keys don't work. Janko told me that he had gone to a keyboard manufacturer in the end, and that the keyboard was fine. It seems he mean "fine" as in the Vega+ software hhe delivered.

On Friday, March 9, 2018, 10 32 51 AM GMT, Suzanne Martin <afasbs@gmail.com> wrote:

It is all the same seat of the pants reasons we fell out over the attitude to the spec and the keys don't work!!

On Fri, Mar 9, 2018 at 1015 AM, David Levy <davidlevylondon@yahoo.com> wrote:

I don't think I'll buy one.

On Friday, March 9, 2018, 10 09 35 AM GMT, Atlantic Film Alliance <afasbs@gmail.com> wrote:

https://www.digitaltrends.com/cell-phone-reviews/planet-computers-gemini-hands-on-review/

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Latest Funky Spectrum RCL Videos

More terrible press for the much maligned console and to make matters worse, Sky have now insisted that the company no longer use the Sinclair name and its related trademarks.
(02/08/2018)

A tiny amount of the promised 400 have been spotted in the wild and there's not a single positive review.
(01/08/2018)

RCL really do seem to be trying to "go for broke" here, with their lawyers now contacting them to chase over a quarter of a million pounds in unpaid fees...
(03/07/2018)

Indiegogo Campaign

"Our Indiegogo campaign is to raise funds to manufacture the first 2,500 or more units of the Vega+ in the UK, and to prepare us for the second production run."

— RCL (15/02/2016)

Vega+ Status

  • All refunds processed:
  • Roll of honour email:
  • Address confirmation:
  • Battery specification:
  • PEGI certification:
  • Final specs released:
  • Games list released:
  • Finished box design:
  • Manual released:
  • Working website:
  • Final devices made: 0
  • Small claims victories: 0
  • Prototypes made: ~100-200