Wireless controllers Nintendo Switch hooked up to a Mac
06.03.2017 Erika J. Wells 0 Comments
In addition to the 6.2-inch tablet, including basic hardware, package new Nintendo game console Switch includes connected right and left joysticks, Joy-Con, which can be connected to the console itself, or to the holder for use in a single controller. The first buyers will Nintendo Switch managed without any problems to connect the Joy Con to the Mac.
As found by developer Sam Williams, wireless controllers Nintendo Switch easily connects to your Mac via Bluetooth. The owner of Joy-Con can create a pair with the Mac, without installing additional software.
Consoles Xbox One and PlayStation DualShock 4 will also connect to several Bluetooth devices, but in this case, you will need to install additional programs. In the case of Joy-Con special software is only required if the user need some specific functions.
According to the statement, Nintendo, controllers, Joy-Con can provide up to 20 hours of battery life, and full-filling the energy of their batteries takes about 3.5 hours (using the main Switch module connected to the docking station or through charging the actual holder).
Previously Mac users have discovered another interesting feature of the Nintendo Switch. If you connect the console, equipped with a USB-C port to the MacBook Pro, the latter will start charging from the console, not Vice versa. What is the reason for this phenomenon is still unknown.