Levelupid.NET – Batocera is a Linux-based operating system developed to be able to run retro games easily.
because it can be installed on many devices such as Flashdisk, HDD / SSD, Single Board Computer and several other devices. This time we will share how to install Batocera on an external HDD so it can be played portable.
Step 1. Download the material
- Batocera ISO file
- Balena Etcher
- PS 3 Firmware
- Batocera Theme
- ROMS Games
Step 2. Flashing Batocera
Extract the Batocera Iso file with Winrar or Winzip
After that, install and run Balena Etcher then select Flash From File
Select the extracted Physo ISO Batocera and select Open
Next, install an external HDD and select Select Target then make sure the check mark is on External HDD
Select Flash then select Yes and wait for the flashing to complete
Step 3. Boot into Batocera
Before booting, please copy the BIOS file, PS3 firmware, Batocera theme and ROMS game that will be played to a flash disk or other external HDD.
After that, restart the laptop/PC and enter BIOS
After entering the BIOS, set Boot Priority to the HDD that has Batocera installed and turn off Secure Boot
Save BIOS Settings and Boot into Batocera
Step 4. Setup Batocera
After logging into Batocera press F1 to enter File Manager
Next, copy the BIOS, PS3 Firmware and Batocera Theme files to the Share Folder.
After that select Application and Run RPCS3 Config
Select File and select Install Firmware then navigate to File PS3UPDAT.PUP
Once finished, press Ctrl + Q to exit RPCS3 Config
Then copy the game ROM file to the folder roms and adjust it to the game you want to play
Once finished, press Ctrl + Q to exit File Manager
Next, press Space on the keyboard, select Game Settings and select Update Game List
Then press space again and select User Interface Settings then select Theme Sets
Then select the theme that has been added
Once finished, just play the games that have been added to Batocera