- Today ZodTTD
has compiled a special version of his SNES4iPhone emulator specifically for non-jailbroken iDevices including Apple's new iPad
and has shared a video of Mario Kart running on it below.
states that while he does have access to the iPad jailbreak
, he did have to utilize official dev tools
to make SNES4iPhone work on a non-jailbroken iPad.
To quote: "The build of SNES4iPhone running on my iPad as seen in the video was actually based on an AppStore app I submitted called "snesty". Apple quickly rejected it right after pulling the NES emulator.
I combined snesty with some SNES4iPhone features such as using the private API called CoreSurface. I used Apple developer tools and self signed it."
states that after Apple officially releases iPhone OS 4.0 and the existing jailbreak is distributed freely, he plans to create new versions of his emulators that run at the iPad's 1024 x 768 native resolution and support touchscreen controls, hardware keyboards and even external controllers should...