Nintendo Switch Painful Launch

Discussion in 'Switch - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Master Dimentio, Mar 6, 2017.

  1. Master Dimentio
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    I actually want to know the scale of these issues. Every console/hardware launch has problems.
     
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    What's the big deal?
    The freezes can be solved with a reboot most times. (and if your console is completely frozen I bet ninty would replace it for you)
    The hardware issues can be solved by taking care of it.
     
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    This is breaking News. A console never had defects before.
     
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    It's really hard to gauge the actual proportion of these issues nowadays, since people complaining on social networks get a lot more visibility than in the past.
    Any console is going to have issues for a given % of users, there's hardly any way to escape it, the question is how high the problem rate is.
     
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    So far: this one guy. I definitely would've done a return/exchange with that unit instead of bitching about it on Youtube like it's widespread.
     
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    I just don't get it..

    The joycon issue.. Okay..

    Half that video was people not paying attention when putting on the grips. There's literally a fucking - and + to guide you. If people are really this dumb.. I just.. I don't know...

    Did anyone see the issue with the Note 5? I mean... How can you mess up so badly that you need someone to hold your hand through the process.
     
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    I gotta say, all these issues that people are having is making me never want to buy a switch and start hacking it. This is all rather sad.
     
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    Sliding on the straps of the controllers incorrectly. I was particularly shocked they let that one reach the masses. Seems far too easy to get wrong. I first saw it here:
     
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    crowbcat is kinda gay tbh
     
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    That's a surprise to me as well, but they're quite easy to get off without using force.

     
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