Nintendo Switch Manual – The Nintendo Switch is now available online and in stores for only $299.99 MSRP. This is Nintendo’s new home gaming system with two detachable Joy-Con controllers. The Nintendo Switch tablet is compact and larger than a phone but is smaller than a Wii U GamePad controller.
The Switch arrives with everything you need for gaming. So, what’s in the box? Here’s what you will get:
- Nintendo Switch console
- Nintendo Switch dock
- 1 Joy-Con™ (L) controller, 1 Joy-Con™ (R) controller
- 2 Joy-Con™ wrist strap accessories
- Joy-Con grip accessory
- Nintendo Switch AC adapter
- HDMI cable
The Switch arrives with two controllers in the box, so it is designed for multiple players. The Switch itself is a game console that allows users to play games on their home by connecting the console to a TV or play the games outdoor with its handheld style.
Nintendo Switch Release Date
Nintendo has just released the Switch on March 3, 2017. The game console arrives with detachable Joy-con controllers, two in one portable home console, TV dock, Joy-Con grip accessory, Nintendo Switch AC adapter and HDMI cable.
Nintendo Switch Price
Nintendo Switch is priced at $299.99 MSRP, and you will get you all you need in gaming, from the Switch tablet, the TV dock, two Joy-Pads controllers, the gamepad dock, the straps, an AC adapter, and HDMI cable. You will have two color options for the Joy-con, blue or red, with the same price tag.
However, you should take care of the Joy Con controllers well as additional controllers aren’t cheap. You will have to pay $50 for one Joy-Con. You will also need the Charging Grip which is available for $30, to pair both Joy-Cons together in the shape of a regular game controller.
Nintendo Switch Games
Here are Nintendo Switch games you can expect:
- The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
- Mario Kart 8
- NBA 2K Series
- New Mario game
- More titles from Nintendo partners:
- 505 Games
- Activision Publishing, Inc.
- ARC SYSTEM WORKS Co., Ltd.
- ATLUS CO., LTD.
- Audiokinetic Inc.
- Autodesk, Inc.
- BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
- CAPCOM CO., LTD.
- CRI Middleware Co., Ltd.
- DeNA Co., Ltd.
- Electronic Arts
- Epic Games Inc.
- Firelight Technologies
- FromSoftware, Inc.
- GRASSHOPPER MANUFACTURE INC．
- Gungho Online Entertainment, Inc.
- HAMSTER Corporation
- INTI CREATES CO., LTD.
- KOEI TECMO GAMES CO., LTD.
- Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
- LEVEL-5 Inc.
- Marvelous Inc.
- Maximum Games, LLC
- Nippon Ichi Software, Inc.
- Parity Bit Inc.
- PlatinumGames Inc.
- RAD Game Tools, Inc.
- RecoChoku Co., Ltd.
- SEGA Games Co., Ltd.
- Silicon Studio Corporation
- Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd.
- SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.
- Starbreeze Studios
- Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
- Telltale Games
- THQ Nordic
- Tokyo RPG Factory Co., Ltd.
- TT Games
- Ubitus Inc.
- Unity Technologies, Inc.
- Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
- Web Technology Corp
Nintendo Switch Features
The Switch will allow users to play the game at home and while on the go. When you want to use the Switch at home, you simply have to dock it and use it as a traditional console. When you have to go out, you can take the Switch with you and keep playing the game. Simply attach the Joy-Con controller to the side of the screen, and you can continue your game.
The Switch is dedicated to delivering a single-screen experience, so you won’t be able to use the Switch for dual-screen gaming experience just like the Gamepad with the Wii U.
The Switch will use cartridges called GameCards for its games, and it won’t play physical Wii U or 3DS games.
Nintendo Switch Specs
Nintendo Switch is powered by Nvidia Tegra processor. It has a 6.2-inch capacitive touchscreen with resolutions of 1,280×720. This allows the console to leave the Nintendo DS-style stylus. The video output is up to 1080p 60fps via the dock.
The Switch has 32GB storage, micro-SDXC card slot, USB-C for charging and dock connection, 11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 and stereo speakers. There is a headphone jack and game card slot as well. The console is also equipped with accelerometer, gyroscope, brightness sensor and is powered by 4310mAh non-removable battery.
Nintendo Switch has up to three hours gaming, with more than six hours for another usage for three hours of charging time. Weighting 297g or 398g with Joy-Cons, the Switch’s dimension is 102mm x 239mm x 13.9mm with Joy-Cons attached.
Nintendo Switch FAQ
Here are the popular Nintendo Switch FAQ:
1. Can the Nintendo Switch play Wii U games?
No, Nintendo Switch won’t play physical Wii U or 3DS games. The company confirmed that the Switch uses its own GameCards and won’t play Wii U game discs or 3DS cartridges.
2. Will Nintendo Switch support amiibo figures?
Yes, Nintendo Switch will support amiibo figures. Here’s what a Nintendo representative said “If a Nintendo Switch game supports amiibo then the Nintendo Switch home gaming system will as well.”
3. What is the main console unit of the Nintendo Switch?
Nintendo Switch Dock is not the main console unit of the Nintendo Switch, the tablet with the LCD screen is the main console unit.
4. So, what’s the dock’s main functions?
The Nintendo Switch Dock’s main functions are the provide output to the TV and charge the Switch while it’s plugged in.
5. Will two controllers will be included in every Nintendo Switch box?
Yes, the two controllers (Joy-Con L and Joy-Con R) will be included in every Nintendo Switch box.
6. Will there be second-screen experience in Nintendo Switch?
No, Nintendo Switch is dedicated to deliver a single-screen experience. You can play the Switch as a standalone gaming tablet. You can also drop it into the Switch Dock to play on your TV, but you can’t do both. So, there will be no second-screen experience in Nintendo Switch.
7. When will the Nintendo Switch be launched?
The Nintendo Switch will be launched in March next year.
8. Is there a touchscreen on the Nintendo Switch?
From the Nintendo Switch video, we didn’t see anyone tapping on the tablet’s screen, instead using the new Joy-Con controllers. So, it still uncertain whether the Switch will have touch-based handheld system or not.
Nintendo will reveal more detail specs in the coming months, and we’ll update the information soon.
Nintendo Switch Set Up Guide
How do I set up my Nintendo Switch? It’s easy, and we’ll show you how!
If you have bought the Nintendo Switch and you just can’t wait to play the game on it, then you should wait for a few minutes as you should set it up first. But don’t worry, it won’t take long, and we will show you how to set up your Nintendo Switch.
To set up your Switch, you don’t have to attach the console to a TV. Once you’ve set up the Switch, you will soon be able to enjoy your favorite game without has to install the game. So, check out the following steps to set up Nintendo Switch.
Here’s how to setup the Switch for the first time:
- First, you will need to connect the AC adapter to the system.
- Next, attach the Joy-Con controllers to the console.
- Select the language.
- Select the region where you live.
- Read the End User License Agreement (EULA) and select Accept.
- Select Next
- Select the wireless network you want to use.
- Configure Internet Settings (optional).
- Select your Time Zone.
- Choose your icon and nickname.
- Set up the Parental Controls or you can skip for later set up.
- Now press the HOME button on the right Joy-Con controller.
- That’s it!
Nintendo Switch Manual
The Nintendo Switch manual guide will help you to learn more about instructions how to maximize the use of Nintendo Switch main console unit and the tablet, how to use the two controllers (Joy-Con L and Joy-Con R) and more.
System and Accessory Instruction Manuals will be available for download soon, including Nintendo Switch Operations Manual, Nintendo Switch Health & Safety Precautions both in PDF and Web page. Downloading Nintendo Switch Manual PDF will require Adobe™ Reader. Visit here for more detail on Adobe Reader.
You can save the Nintendo Switch tutorial PDF on your PC for later use, simply by make the right click at the link and click “Save Link As” or “Save Target As.”
The manual guide of Nintendo Switch will also be available in hard copy (usually the Health and Safety Precautions manual) where you can get it at Nintendo Service Centre.
Download Nintendo Switch Operations Manual: here
Official website: http://www.nintendo.com/switch
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