The launch for the Nintendo Switch is just on the horizon and many publications are being gifted with some quality time to try it out for themselves. Not long ago a Spanish media outlet seemed to of uncovered an intriguing feature of the Joy-Con; they may be able to charge the Switch by giving up their own ‘power’. Read the translation below:
One of the things that most called our attention was knowing that the console in handheld mode, along with the Joy-Con will have mutual feedback.
What does this mean? Well, when we play with the Nintendo switch in handheld mode with the Joy-Con, these can charge the console and viceversa. This will happen when some of those parts have low battery, this way we will be able to play some extra time. For example, if the battery of the console is at 10% and the joycons are at 100%, these will charge the console.
Nintendo are renowned for drip-feeding information to its consumers so it may be a case of reading through the manual in the Nintendo Switch box to see if this is actually a feature. Either way, USB-C is used for standard charging and there’s always the Dock that comes packed in…