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Datel launches Max TV shopping channel

British videogame gadget manufacturer Datel has announced that it's set to move into television and online retail, with the launch of a new channel on Sky Digital offering electronics and gadgets for sale.

The company, best known for its Action Replay series of "videogame enhancers" - that's cheat cartridges to you and I - has established the Max TV channel on Sky Digital 669 with a view to selling specifically to "people with a passion for games and gadgets".

The channel, which went live earlier this week, will sell a selection of products ranging from computer home networking gear to petrol-powered miniature motorbikes, as well as - of course - the firm's own videogames products.

It will also be supported by an online retail site,, which will allow users to buy any of the items advertised on the TV channel.

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