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Development kits or dev kits are systems that contain additional features, such as debugging, sent out to developers to create games.

System Image Launch price
Wii Devkit1 wii


Code Name: NDEV

GameCube DolphinDevKit10 1 b qjpreviewth-1- Dolphin
Playstation 3 Ps3-dev-kit-1-

$20,000 (lowered to $2,000 in 2009)[1]

No Known Code Name

PlayStation 2 Psx2-dev-1-


Code Name: TOOL


$4,000 to $5,000

Code Name: Net Yaroze

(This is NOT a dev kit, it is a Japanese homebrew machine...)

PSP Pspdebug14fz

$6,500 to $7,500 Later Dropped to $1500

No Known Code Name

Xbox 360 360 devkit

$10,000 to $12,000

Code Name: XDK

Dreamcast DCDEV-1-

Sold At Auction $400

Code Name: Katana

Alapha 1 Dev kit
Sixth gen dev kits

Xbox, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Dreamcast dev kits

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