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Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a "regular" game console, or on the move as a tablet. This slight revision of the original Switch looks mostly identical except for improved battery life.

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared to other Consoles

Bang for the Buck50th percentile
Versatility100th percentile
Power (General Purpose)33th percentile
Power (Graphical)33th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)33th percentile
Storage Space17th percentile
Portability100th percentile
Battery Autonomy100th percentile
Longevity17th percentile

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck3th percentile
Versatility91th percentile
Power (General Purpose)16th percentile
Power (Graphical)33th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)25th percentile
Storage Space9th percentile
Portability99th percentile
Battery Autonomy41th percentile
Longevity2th percentile

Specs

Screen

6.2", 1280×720 (WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), 236.87 PPI, IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

Operating System

Nintendo Switch

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1, 8 cores clocked from 1.3 to 1.9 GHz

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Forseeable Obsolescence

in a year

Battery

16Wh, 4310mAh

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (cm): w23.88 × d10.16 × h1.4

Dimensions (in): w9.4 × d25.81 × h3.56

Weight (kg): 0.4

Weight (lbs.): 0.88

Features

  • Built-in Media Card Reader
  • HDMI
  • IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.)
  • Touch Screen
  • USB 2
  • USB Type-A
  • 3.5mm Headphone+Microphone combo jack
  • Built-in Speakers
  • Bluetooth 4
  • NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Wi-Fi a
  • Wi-Fi b
  • Wi-Fi g
  • Wi-Fi n
  • Wi-Fi ac

Maintenance and Upgrades

I do not have much insight to offer regarding this product.

Additional Ressources

Software Compatibility

Here's how you can expect this console to fare with popular software based on developpers specified system requirements. For reference, a 1-star rating means minimal requirements are met and a 3-stars rating means recommended specs are met. Ratings beyond the 3-stars point could be advisable for uncommon scenarios like modding, working with very large and complex documents, etc.

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Nintendo Switch (OLED model) (HEGSKAAAA)

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a regular game console or on the move as a tablet. This third revis

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck2th percentile
Versatility28th percentile
Power16th percentile
Storage Space24th percentile
Portability98th percentile
Battery Autonomy26th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Nintendo Switch

Screen

7", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), OLED Display, Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$449. You could save 2% right now.
Microsoft Xbox Series S

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Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck99th percentile
Versatility2th percentile
Power72th percentile
Storage Space72th percentile
Portability40th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Xbox Series X | S

CPU

AMD XBox series S

GPU

AMD XBox series S

Memory

10 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Blu-ray Drive, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$379.