It was an open secret that has already become reality. Nintendo has officially confirmed the existence of a Nintendo Switch Mini that had been rumored for a long, long time, and which corresponds to the name of Nintendo Switch Lite.
The new platform is committed to an exclusively portable model which means that it will not be possible to connect to the TV as it happens with the original version of Nintendo Switch. Release date? Those from Kyoto have announced that Nintendo Switch Lite will be released on September 20 in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise. “A set with a Nintendo Switch Lite cover and screen protector will also be available,” reports the Japanese firm, which sets its price at $ 200.
One of the most interesting aspects of the platform is that Nintendo Switch Lite has the integrated controls, with a traditional crosshead, and is somewhat smaller than the original version of Nintendo Switch. “It has not support and, as a device focused on the portable game, can not connect to the TV”, warn in its official statement. Therefore, it does not include a HDMI base or cable.
The screen is 5.5 inches and its battery is more efficient than the original model. The Nintendo Switch Lite screen is 5.5 inches and offers a resolution of 720p compared to 6.2 inches of the original. As for the battery, more important if possible taking into account that it is committed to the portable mode, it will be more efficient with an increase in its range of between 20 and 30 percent. The heat sink located at the top of the console will also be smaller, which helps the machine to be slightly smaller than the original switch.
Of course Nintendo Switch Lite is compatible with all the video games of the hybrid console although some will have restrictions. This is the case of 1.2, Switch, which will require additional Joy-Con controls to take advantage of its movement control. ” If a game supports Joy-Con control functions such as HD vibration, infrared motion camera, and motion sensors, certain features of the game will not be available if only the Nintendo Switch Lite ™ console is used ” ;, stand out in its official website.
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