New Nintendo Switch, now with 7-inch OLED screen

The Nintendo Switch is a big business success, of that there isn’t any doubt. Its method is that of a conveyable console with {hardware} on the stage of the PlayStation three and Xbox 360 technology, the place the principle processor is the NVIDIA Tegra X1. The biggest particularity of the console? It is designed to even be used as a desktop console.

OLED screen for the brand new Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch OLED Mockup

According to Bloomberg, Nintendo has purchased an enormous batch of 7-inch OLED screens from Samsung to provide a brand new mannequin of Nintendo Switch. So it could be the primary time that Nintendo would use an OLED-type screen on its present console.

The dimension of this screen is barely bigger than the 6.2-inch one, so the design can be a bit completely different because it has a smaller body than the present design. Very just like the “mockup” that accompanies the paragraphs of the present part of this information.

The shock? Contrary to what was beforehand rumored, the screen doesn’t appear to have a rise in decision in comparison with the fashions which can be already available on the market. Nintendo was rumored to be releasing a extra highly effective model of the Switch, colloquially referred to as the Switch Pro by the media, with a 1080p screen. In the knowledge that Bloomberg has leaked, they communicate of a 720P screen, the identical as the remainder of the Nintendo Switch fashions.

Are we dealing with the rumored Pro mannequin?

Nintendo switch

A Nintendo Switch Pro has been rumored for fairly a while, a extra highly effective model designed to work on 4K televisions and due to this fact rather more highly effective than the unique mannequin. This would result in the usage of a totally new SoC and with it new {hardware}. An iteration of the console due to this fact similar to the PS4 Pro and the Xbox One X.

If the Bloomberg leak is confirmed by Nintendo, then more than likely we might not be dealing with the Pro mannequin of the console, since by not utilizing the next decision screen, so then a extra highly effective GPU wouldn’t be essential and with This in idea will not be an SoC to exchange the present Tegra X1.

It ought to be remembered that just a few weeks in the past rumors appeared of a mannequin referred to as Aula, which was based mostly on the identical {hardware} as the present fashions of the Nintendo Switch, however with a particularity, a brand new dock with a decision scaling chip that improves the picture high quality of the Nintendo Switch on a 4K screen, which might come from the hand of Realtek.