ATARI VCS Onyx Base System

Current Stock:
Minimum Purchase:
1 unit
Maximum Purchase:
3 units

The Atari VCS Onyx Base

Order the Atari VCS Onyx Base system now with FREE SHIPPING from Atari for $299.99.

This system is a ready-to-run mini-PC for entertainment and streaming to your living room TV or desktop. Just add your own controllers, or a keyboard and mouse!

Also includes:

  • Free Atari VCS Vault, featuring 100 classic arcade and console games
  • Thousands of retro games with Antstream Arcade

All you need is the internet to activate your VCS and be gaming in no time!

  • In stock. Free shipping on orders over $100.
  • Ships within 48 hours.
  • 30 days for returns.
  • Refunds subject to a 3.5% cancellation fee.
  • Only available in the U.S. and Canada.


Game, stream, connect
like never before



The Atari game store is loaded with great Atari classics and modern games, a huge retro library from Antstream Arcade, and an ever-growing list of 3rd party indie titles.



Enjoy all your favorite entertainment services with the Atari VCS. Watch your favorite movies and TV shows, listen to music, and access all your social media.

PC Mode

PC Mode

A true “hybrid” device, the Atari VCS is a uniquely versatile two-in-one machine for the many advanced PC hobbyists and DIY hardware enthusiasts in the Atari family.

Built to Entertain

Built to Entertain

Every system includes Atari VCS Vault, a collection of 100 Atari Arcade and 2600 games, fully optimized for the Atari Classic Joystick and Modern Controller.

Wireless Control

Wireless Control

Atari Wireless Classic Joystick and Wireless Modern Controller featuring LED effects and rumble.



Unique PC Mode, Chrome, upgradable RAM and storage.


Operating system

Atari Custom Linux OS (Linux Kernel)


AMD Raven Ridge 2


AMD Ryzen


32GB eMMC fixed internal; internal M.2 SSD slot; unlimited external USB HD/stick; cloud (subscription required)


8GB DDR4 RAM (upgradable)

Compatible Systems

Linux, Windows, Steam OS, Chrome OS

Wireless Connections

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4/5GHz, Bluetooth 4.0

Wired Connections

HDMI 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, 4x USB 3.1

USB Ports

2x front, 2x rear

External Inputs

Classic Joystick, Modern Controller, Microphone, Others TBD

Mouse & Keyboard Support

Yes, USB or Bluetooth

4K video with HDCP 2.2 Integration


Internet Connection Required

Not for classic gaming but required to access all features


11.6" x 5.9" x 1.9" (Approx.)


3 lbs. (Approx.)


Plastic, Metal

*Features based on US Specifications.

Also available at these U.S. retailers.