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Provenance for iOS

Version 2.2.0 (latest, 32.4 Mb)

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Provenance is one of the oldest and the most solid multi-platform emulators created for iOS devices. The app can run games for NES, Famicom, GameBoy (Color and Advance), Sega Master System, Sega Genesis and Mega Drive, Sega Game Gear, zillions of other great retro games.


  • Nintendo 64
  • PlayStation 1
  • Pokémon Mini
  • Virtual Boy
  • Atari 7800 & Lynx
  • Neo Geo Pocket / Neo Geo Pocket Color
  • PC Engine / TurboGrafx-16 (CD)
  • SuperGrafx
  • PC-FX
  • WonderSwan
  • CRT Shader
  • Importer improvements: 7z support, MD5 matching

  • What’s New

    This version has full iCade support and little improvements from the original repo located on GitHub.

    Users’ Notes

    While Provenance is easy to use, some games may not be fully compatible with the app, and some features of specific games may not work. Additionally, using ROMs or emulators to play games you do not own is illegal in some jurisdictions, so be sure to research the relevant laws before downloading or using Provenance. Finally, the app may impact the performance of your device, so use it at your own risk.

    Provenance is an excellent option for those who want to re-live the classic gaming experience on their iOS device. With a wide range of compatible systems and features such as save states and customizations, this app is sure to provide hours of retro gaming fun.

  • No ROMs are included. If you own any games, add them
  • How to add ROMs:
    1. 1. Connect to Wi-Fi
      2. Press "+" (plus) icon at the top-right of the screen. It will run a web server on your iPhone/iPad and will show you an URL, where you can spot your iPhone/iPad or desktop computer
      3. Upload the ROM file
      4. Enjoy!
  • If the app crashes after uploading a ROM, try to re-run it. Your ROM will remain in the app and you will be able to play game.
  •

    Provenance is a popular emulator for iOS that allows you to play retro games from various classic consoles on your iPhone or iPad. Provenance lets you relive the golden age of gaming on modern devices with support for a wide range of systems, including Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Sega Genesis, and Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES).

    System Requirements:

    To use Provenance, you'll need an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running iOS 9.0 or later. Provenance is optimized for the latest versions of iOS, so it's recommended you have the latest version of iOS installed to experience the best the app has to offer.


    Provenance offers several features, making it an excellent retro gaming emulator for iOS.

    With Provenance, you can:

    1. Play classic console games on your iPhone or iPad.Use touchscreen controls or a Bluetooth controller to play games.
    2. Save and load games at any time.
    3. Use cheat codes to enhance your gameplay experience
    4. Sync game progress across devices using iCloud


    Version: 2.2.0

    Updated at: 2023-07-06 11:07:59

    Created by: James Addyman

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