How to Install RetroPie on a Raspberry Pi

How to Install RetroPie on a Raspberry Pi

Hardware Required 
  • Raspberry Pi (A, A+, B, B+, 2, Zero, or 3) - for best performance use a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
  • Raspberry Pi Case (optional but recommended)
  • MicroSD Card (see compatible SD card list here)
  • MicroSD Card Reader (For installing retropie from your computer)
  • HDMI cable or 4 Pole RCA to 3.5mm Cable (HDMI works best)
  • Television or Computer Monitor- really any screen with HDMI or RCA ports
  • Wifi Dongle or Ethernet Cable (Wifi is built into the Pi 3- see wifi dongle compatible list here)
  • 5V 2A Micro USB Power Supply (2.5A for pi 3)
  • USB Keyboard and Mouse (to get things set up or you can use SSH)
  • USB Game Controller of your choice
The simplest and most cost effective way to get most of these components is to purchase them directly from RetroGame.club from the "Do It Yourself" product lineup! https://www.retrogame.club/shop
Read the rest of the tutorial on our community forum here:

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