As reported by venture beat, two totally different sources which ought to remain anonymous revealed that Nintendo switch an upcoming hybrid video game console will be using or powered by Maxwell architecture the last generation NVIDIA`s rather than being using the pascal one. The Switch is said to be released in march of 2017. It can be moved from portable gaming to living room gaming as per the need. Its features with two controllers known as the “joy Cons” which are portable from the side of the tablet.
But being powered by the old version of NVIDIA known to be NVIDIA Maxwell, it is said that Nintendo switch is to be less powerful than Sony PlayStation 4 (NVIDIA pascal, which was introduced three years ago). The report states that Nintendo`s main factor for using maxwell over pascal is to rush the product into the market. Nintendo the company known for introducing Mario, Zelda and Pokemon into our life`s just can`t wait for Tegra pascal version to be introduced by NVIDIA, An attempt to be the first truly hybrid console on the market.
It will be cheaper as compared to the pascal based one which will probably be helpful in keeping the price down for Nintendo Switch. The Nintendo price may have been leaked prior the original time by Canadian website of Toys “R” Us. The listing is for $329.99 Canadian dollars which could be round about $249 and probably be 249 euro for Europe.
As said by the authorities, this would be low in price than both Microsoft’s Xbox One and PlayStation 4 at launch ($499 and $399, respectively). However, both the console manufacturers been able to low the prices of consoles and now you get deals like PlayStation 4 with Call of duty: Black Ops III with destiny Bundle for $300 via digitaltrends
Nintendo Switch launch lineup with full specifications and price are expected to be revealed during the January 12th, 2017 official live stream. While Nintendo switch is being the top most searches for console this year getting ahead of PlayStation 4 Pro, PlayStation VR and Xbox One.