Nintendo at present introduced a brand new model of the Switch console. The brand new variant, merely known as Nintendo Switch (OLED mannequin), options an up to date show, elevated storage, improved audio system, and a greater design.
The principle new characteristic right here is the 7-inch OLED show. It is a bump up from the 6.2-inch IPS LCD on the usual mannequin, though each characteristic the identical 1280×720 decision.
The OLED mannequin additionally includes a redesigned kickstand on the again. Not like the small strip on the usual mannequin, the OLED mannequin includes a broad flap that’s sturdier and could be adjusted to a number of positions.
One other enchancment is to the audio. Nintendo would not precisely point out what’s modified aside from stating that the audio from the bottom-firing stereo audio system is now enhanced over the usual mannequin.
The dock that comes with the OLED mannequin has additionally been up to date. It now consists of an built-in LAN port, so you may get extra dependable wired connectivity when taking part in in docked mode. This dock is bought individually and ought to be suitable with the usual mannequin as nicely.
In case you might be questioning what’s new on the within, there’s not a lot to speak about. The one distinction right here is the presence of 64GB of inside storage, double that of the usual mannequin. The OLED mannequin nonetheless has the identical Nvidia Tegra X1 SoC that the Switch has all the time had, so do not anticipate video games to run any higher right here.
Apart from these modifications, that is nonetheless the identical as the usual Switch that every one of us are actually conversant in. This implies it helps all the similar video games and equipment, and likewise has the identical rated battery life as the usual mannequin.
The Nintendo Switch (OLED mannequin) is priced at $350 and will probably be out there beginning October 8. It is going to be out there in the usual Neon Pink/Neon Blue set and likewise an unique White set. It is going to be bought alongside the usual Switch ($300) and Switch Lite ($200).