Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo Switch Lite: is bigger really better?

Nintendo Announces the Switch Lite, Coming This Fall

The device is aimed at handheld use only. As long as games support handheld mode, they will work on the Switch Lite - almost 100% of games work in handheld mode. There will be a mark on the game box to show that the game is supported. The controls also can't be disconnected from the main unit, making it more like a traditional portable than the experiment-that-worked that is the Switch.

Keep in mind that if you are interested in playing such titles and you are getting separate joycons then you will also need to charging grip to charge them.

OK, a smaller screen on a smaller device (the Switch Lite is about the same size as a Switch with one of its Joy-Con controllers removed) makes sense, but it would have been nice if Nintendo at least bumped up the resolution to 1080p instead of leaving it at 720p. The very first pre-order pages have gone up, so it will soon be possible to reserve your own, including the slick, Pokemon Sword and Shield-themed Zacian and Zamazenta Edition. The base Nintendo Switch may also be due for some changes as well. Because many games require detached joy-cons, the following are unsuitable for the Switch Lite: Labo kits, 1-2 Switch and Super Mario Party. It is not compatible with the dock either, as mentioned before.

Which leads me to the next change that might frustrate existing Switch owners: the Switch Lite has a 5.5-inch screen, a downgrade from 6.2 inches.

MS confirms 1st case of West Nile virus for 2019
In a small number of cases, infection can cause encephalitis or meningitis, which can lead to paralysis, coma and possibly death. Using EPA-registered insect repellents containing DEET, picaridin, oil of lemon eucalyptus, or IR3535 when going outdoors.

Nintendo announced it will release a smaller version of its popular Switch gaming console.

Nintendo CEO Doug Bowser recently told CNET that no further updates to the original Switch hardware are coming this year.

Despite the controllers being fixed, they offer mostly the same buttons as the original Switch - except the A, Y, B, X buttons have been replaced by a D-Pad - while removing some functionality which we'll get onto shortly. This means that it will release around the same time as the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett. According to a filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Nintendo is looking to upgrade the SoC of the current console, along with new flash storage chips.

Related News:

  • Starbucks Tie-Dyed a Frappuccino for Summer

    Starbucks Tie-Dyed a Frappuccino for Summer

    The Tie-Dye Frappuccino has a tropical fruit flavor that will take you to your happiest place. First off, people are pitying the baristas who will be making the rather complicated drink.
    Embattled Labor Secretary Alex Acosta stepping down

    Embattled Labor Secretary Alex Acosta stepping down

    He's a lot of fun to be with". 'You can always second guess people and you can say he should have been tougher. Attorney's Office produced a 53-page indictment that was abandoned after secret negotiations between Mr.
    India to Attempt First Moon Landing

    India to Attempt First Moon Landing

    At $141 million, the cost of the current lunar mission is far less than the Apollo mission's $25 billion spend. India is going to execute the first space mission which involves a soft landing on the dark side of the moon.
  • Jurgen Klopp gives Liverpool transfer update after Tranmere win

    Jurgen Klopp gives Liverpool transfer update after Tranmere win

    Liverpool forward Paul Glatzel has been dealt a cruel blow after Jurgen Klopp confirmed that he'd suffered what looks to be a serious injury.
    Manchester United left stunned by Newcastle's £50m asking price for Sean Longstaff

    Manchester United left stunned by Newcastle's £50m asking price for Sean Longstaff

    Manchester United value the 21-year-old at closer to £20m and they are weighing up what they are willing to offer for the player. The 21-year-old enjoyed a breakout season last term, after arriving back from a full year on loan in League One with Blackpool.
    Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal

    Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal

    Nadal has won 18 and will look to pull in just one behind the Swiss veteran with a win today and in the final Sunday. The defending champion came through a tough match against Roberto Bautista Agut on Centre Court 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.
  • Court tosses suit alleging Trump violated Constitution with political hotel guests

    Court tosses suit alleging Trump violated Constitution with political hotel guests

    It was specifically reviewing whether Maryland and D.C. had legal grounds, or standing, to sue the president in the first place. The attorneys general from Maryland and District of Columbia issued a statement regarding the court's decision this afternoon.
    California couple sue over fertility clinic foul-up

    California couple sue over fertility clinic foul-up

    Ms and Mr Manukyan had unsuccessfully gone through IVF in August 2018 using an embryo they thought was theirs. Despite the custody battle, she praised the Queens woman who gave birth to the twins and wished her the best.
    Google probes leak of smart speaker recordings

    Google probes leak of smart speaker recordings

    Of the recordings VRT NWS listened to 153 were recorded without the OK Google hotword being spoken which is striking. Google also says it will work to improve how it explains the Assistant privacy settings to people.
  • Hamilton expects Ferrari to up their pace at Silverstone

    Hamilton expects Ferrari to up their pace at Silverstone

    Gasly's team-mate Max Verstappen , who won last time out in Austria, sat seventh in FP2 after finishing third in the opener. Norris has been instrumental in taking McLaren into fourth in the constructors' championship and has shown huge promise.
    Raids targeting undocumented immigrants set to begin within days

    Raids targeting undocumented immigrants set to begin within days

    But this week, sources in Washington say they are back - with ICE expected to pursue at least 2,000 immigrants beginning Sunday. The plan would also allow for the possible detention and deportation of people who were not specifically targeted.
    Neymar can leave if the deal benefits all: PSG

    Neymar can leave if the deal benefits all: PSG

    Given that Barca are about to splash €120m on Antoine Griezmann , exploring other avenues to fund the Neymar deal is wise. Despite his injury, PSG demanded Neymar's attendance for a team gathering and are now likely to fine him for his absence.


Most liked

Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake Hits Just Outside Seattle
The quake was followed a couple of minutes later by an aftershock with a preliminary magnitude of 3.5, according to USGS. Geological Survey reports that a 4.6 magnitude natural disaster has rattled the Three Lakes area of Washington state.

Mom jailed after sharing viral video of her daughter licking tongue depressor
Her soon-to-be ex-husband says he was horrified when he realized the girl in the video was his daughter. One woman ruined a rival business's ice cream batch by urinating into it, court documents revealed.

Thousands of people have taken a Facebook pledge to storm Area 51
NTTR experienced a rare security breach in January when an unidentified male sped through a checkpoint at the entrance. Now, a tongue-in-cheek Facebook event has invited people to swarm the military base on September 20 at 3 a.m.

Koscielny refuses to travel on Arsenal's pre-season tour to the USA
And should Arsenal fail to sell him this summer, one option the player could explore is to buy himself out of his deal to make him a free agent.

One Dead, 13 Injured In Large Fire Near Power Plant Outside Moscow
The fire and its aftermath do not present a threat to nearby residential areas , first responders said. The power plant was put into operation in 1992 and predominantly uses natural gas as fuel.

Donald Trump Trolled For Claiming Kidney Has "Special Place In The Heart"
Last year, there were more than 21,000 kidney transplants, according to the United Network for Organ Sharing. Azar said he believes it's possible to double the number of kidneys available for transplant by 2030.

Black Caucus Member Upbraids AOC for Using 'Race Card'
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) just gained approval from an unlikely ally: National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow . Ro Khanna of Calfornia, who is friends with Ocasio-Cortez, told CNN that it is time to move on and rally around the Speaker.

Man arrested after scaling Buckingham Palace's front gates
Fagan was a 31-year-old schizophrenic man who had apparently broken a glass ashtray at the foot of her bed during the incident. Scotland Yard said the man was not carrying weapons and the incident was not terror-related, according to The Guardian.

Justin Bieber, Diddy and more call for A$AP Rocky's release
A great number of celebrities are now speaking out in support of the rapper and shining a light on his unacceptable arrest. House of Representatives is working on the A$AP Mob rapper's behalf to push the process in the right direction.

Inter Milan reportedly offer Man United massive €70m for Romelu Lukaku
Inter's push could become more hard as United are not in any rush to sell the Belgian forward. The Belgian scored 27 goals in his first season at the club but managed only 15 in 2018-19.

Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep - 7/13/19 Wimbledon Tennis Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Her competition, Halep, similarly dominated her way to the final, beating Ukrainian Elina Svitolina in straight sets 6-1, 6-3. Already the oldest grand slam champion in the open era, Williams is now also the oldest woman to make a major final.

Go Ahead, Ban Me: Kangana
In the 1970s, Amitabh Bachchan and the media shared an icy relationship which thawed only about a decade later. She then attacked them by saying that they can be sold off for Rs 60 and hence it is okay for them to ban her.

How much ‘Stranger Things’ stars make per episode
After a disastrous second season, we return to Hawkins for the summer of 1985 and catch up with all the members of the gang. Now the Duffer Brothers are finally teasing fans by suggesting what the next chapter will be like.

Valve Introduces Steam Labs for Public Testing of New Services
The Recommender is part of a new initiative called Steam Labs , where Valve will let users check out experimental features. These are just three of the newest things you can experience by way of Steam Labs , but more are certainly coming.

Coast Guard Raided A Cocaine-Filled Submarine
He said for 2019, the Coast Guard has seized roughly $3.6 billion in illegal drugs and arrested 400 alleged smugglers. It was ultimately bound for the United States, as the vessel had been tracked by a Coast Guard surveillance aircraft.