Re-announcement of the Nintendo Switch: sales start March 3 for the price of $300, and the color options until you
Nintendo held an event during which he revealed details about its console Switch. Let’s start with the fact that the console will go on sale March 3 for $300 (in USA). The console will have no regional restrictions.
Specifications are not fully revealed. It is known that the diagonal touch screen that recognizes multiple simultaneous touches, is 6.2 inches at a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. Capacity the battery will last for 3-6 hours depending on the specific game. So we can expect the appearance of many different cases with battery Switch.
Own flash memory in the console will be 32 GB, but you can use a microSD card. The game really will be sold on cartridge Game Card. The console has got front-facing stereo speakers, headphone Jack, light sensor and USB-C port to connect a charging or docking station. Docking station itself has two additional USB 2.0 connectors.
It should be noted controllers and Joy-Con. About it we already repeatedly wrote, but it turned out that this is not all. So, the left has a button for capturing screenshots to share them with your friends on social networks, and the right has a NFC module to interact with Amiibo and is infrared camera Motion Camera that is able to determine the distance and shape of objects that you will need for certain games.
We should also mention the presence of a paid subscription. Spring buyers of the console will get a free access to the service Nintendo is providing various bonuses and capabilities. This includes multiplayer, free download a classic game NES or Super NES in a month, a special application for smartphone that will allow owners of consoles to communicate outside of the game, as well as other benefits. But in the autumn, this service will become paid and the price is still unknown.
During the presentation, also showed a lot of games for the console. Their trailers can be seen on the Nintendo channel.
For those wishing Nintendo would sell controllers Joy-Con separately, which is handy given the design of the console. One controller, however, will have to pay $50, and buying two will save you because will cost $80. Optional docking station complete with power supply and HDMI cable can be purchased for $90. Mount Joy-Con Grip has its own battery will cost $30 and for $15 you can buy the wheel of Joy-Con Wheels, suitable for all racing games.
At the start of sales of the console will be available in two color options. The first we saw is the gray console with black accents. The second controllers are painted in blue and red, but everything else is still grey. While data on the colored versions do not.
It’s nice that the kit will be everything you need but games, apparently, will not. It is known that the launch players will be able to acquire the following projects: Switch 1-2, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Just Dance 2017, Has Been Heroes, Snipperclips, Super Bomberman R, Disgaea 5 Complete, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Rayman Legends, Steep, Skylanders: Imaginators, and I Am Setsuna.