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Nintendo Switch
A Nintendo Switch console in docked mode (abuin) an portable mode (ablo)
Forby kent asNX (codename)
ManufacturerNintendo PTD
TypeHybrid video gemme console
Release date
  • WW: 3 Mairch 2017
Retail availability2017–present
Introductory price
Units shipped
Combined: 41.67 million
  • Switch: 39.7 million
  • Switch Lite: 1.95 million (as o September 30, 2019)
Operatin seestemNintendo Switch seestem saftware
Pouer4310 mAh lithium-ion battery
Seestem-on-chip uisedCustom Nvidia Tegra (20 nm) [1]
CPUOcta-core (4×ARM Cortex-A57 & 4×ARM Cortex-A53) @ 1.020 GHz
Storage capacityInternal flash memory: 32 GB
Memory4 GB LPDDR4
Display6.2-inch, 1280 × 720 LCD @ 237 ppi
SoondLinear PCM 5.1ch (via HDMI)
Stereo speakers
Headphone jack
Controller inputJoy-Con, Pro Controller
Connectivity2.4/5 GHz 802.11ac Wi-Fi
Bluetooth 4.1
1 × USB 3.0 (on dock)
2 × USB 2.0 (on dock)
1 × USB Type-C (on unit)
Online services
Dimensions9.41 by 4.02 by 0.55 inches (23.9 cm × 10.2 cm × 1.4 cm) (Console only)
Wicht10.48 ounce (297 g) (Console only)
Best-sellin gemmeMario Kart 8 Deluxe (19.01 million as o September 30, 2019)[2]
PredecessorWii U
Relatit airticlesNintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch (Japanese: ニンテンドースイッチ, Hepburn: Nintendō Suitchi) is a video gemme console bi Nintendo. Offeecially unveiled in October 2016, it wis released warldwide on 3 Mairch 2017. Nintendo Switch is a hybrid device; the Switch console is a tablet-lik portable console, which can be insertit intae a dockin station attached tae a telly tae uise it as a hame console. Despite this chairacteristic, Nintendo still mercats the Switch as primarily bein a hame console rather nor a portable.[3] The Switch featurs twa detachable wireless controllers, which can be uised individually or attached tae a grip tae provide a tradeetional gamepad form.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Leadbetter, Richard. "New performance mode boosts Switch mobile clocks by 25 per cent". Retrieved 25 Februar 2017.
  2. "Dedicated Video Game Sales Units". Nintendo. 30 September 2019. Retrieved 31 October 2019.
  3. "Nintendo: Switch is a home gaming system 'first and foremost'". Polygon. Retrieved 20 October 2016.