Nintendorevealed its Change OLED mannequin, the to its hybrid console. It’s going to be out there on Oct. 8 — the day comes out — and can value $350, or $50 greater than the unique. As of Wednesday morning, and had product pages for the brand new Change, however you may’t preorder simply but.
UK retailerhas it up for preorder at £310, whereas Australia’s has it for $539, however Nintendo hasn’t introduced official costs for these nations.
The 7-inch display screen is barely greater than the‘s 6.2- and the ‘s 5.5-inch LCD screens, however the brand new mannequin’s natural light-emitting diode show will supply extra vivid colours and crisp distinction. It additionally contains a huge adjustable stand (in comparison with the unique mannequin’s flimsy kickstand), a brand new dock with a wired LAN port, 64 gigabytes of inner storage and “enhanced audio for handheld and tabletop play.”
It provides the identical 4.5- to 9-hour battery life because the common Change (the Lite lasts three to 7 hours), and makes use of the identical Nvidia Customized Tegra processor. It weighs 0.93 pound (420 grams) with Pleasure-Cons connected, in comparison with the common mannequin’s 0.88 pound and the Change Lite’s 0.61 pound.
It’s going to be out there in two colour variations — one with white Pleasure-Cons and an identical dock, and the opposite with neon purple and blue Pleasure-Cons and a black dock. Yourwill even be appropriate with the brand new mannequin.
Nintendo’s reveal principally traces up with a Bloomberg report from, however is lacking one function — the power to to a appropriate TV when docked.
UK and Australian costs weren’t introduced, however $350 converts to about £255 or AU$465.