Photo: Nintendo Switch can be used as external battery for MacBook Pro
03.03.2017 apleapplekot 0 Comments
The first buyers of Nintendo Switch discovered an interesting feature of the device. It turns out that connecting a console to MacBook Pro with USB type-C can charge the battery of the portable computer. Wrote about this in his Twitter account, the journalist Mike Murphy.
Murphy posted a picture on Nintendo Switch, connected to a new MacBook Pro. “If you have a discharged MacBook, you can always charge it from a new Nintendo console”, – he wrote.
According to sources, the battery capacity is Nintendo Switch 4310 mAh and a full charge time — 3 hours. And this is by far the largest volume among all batteries for gaming devices. For comparison, the Nintendo 3DS is equipped with a battery of 1300 mAh, PS Vita — 2200 mAh.
Some players a battery life ranging from 3 to 6 hours seems inadequate, however, other call settings balanced, the battery Nintendo needed to install in a small console all technical stuffing, including the system of active cooling.
Sale Nintendo game console Switch was launched in Russia on Friday. Official launch of new products expected on 3 March at 19:00 Moscow time, but many online stores have started to sell the console this morning. The stated price of the console as standard is 22 490 rubles.
Switch Nintendo is a game console hybrid. It can be used as a home console connected to a TV or as a portable gaming system with a 6.2 inch screen. The standard kit includes the device itself, right and left controllers Joy-Con gray, straps and a holder for them, a docking station, Nintendo Switch, HDMI cable and power supply. The device supports multiplayer games for up to 8 people via LAN or over the Internet.