Mega Drive consoles in Africa

From Sega Retro

Africa was perhaps not in Sega's biggest interest, but Sega Mega Drive also appeared there.

Most of the models that were sold in Africa are models taken from Europe. On the market, you could also find models taken from Asia in the PAL system.

Box Name Date & Price Console Label Hardware Software Documentation
SMDS1 EU Box Back.jpgSMDS1 EU Box Front.jpg
Mega Drive
MD EU HD.jpg

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Mega Drive II

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Mega Drive II (Asian PAL)


In addition to basic European models in South Africa, the Asian model was also sold with a special distributor designation.

Box Name Date & Price Console Label Hardware Software Documentation
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Mega Drive II by Consumer Electronics


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