- Nintendo has lastly enabled Bluetooth audio on the Change.
- The assist comes by way of a system replace for the consoles.
The Nintendo Switch has been a roaring success for the Japanese large since its introduction again in March 2017, delivering a hybrid dwelling/handheld expertise and a great deal of killer titles. It’s not excellent although, and one main omission for the longest time was Bluetooth audio.
Fortuitously, Nintendo has simply announced on Twitter that the newest Change firmware replace lastly brings Bluetooth audio output. So you’ll be able to lastly pair your favourite Bluetooth earbuds or headphones with the console.
There are a few caveats with this assist although, Nintendo says. For one, Bluetooth microphones aren’t supported. One other limitation is that solely two wi-fi controllers will be paired when Bluetooth audio is linked. The agency provides that Bluetooth audio can be disconnected throughout native wi-fi communication reminiscent of beginning a neighborhood multiplayer sport.
Nonetheless, we’re glad to see Nintendo catching as much as smartphones and the standard PlayStation Vita in relation to Bluetooth audio assist. It does nonetheless make you surprise what precisely took the corporate so lengthy to implement it within the first place.