SciresM might have missed something about a Switch Pro or next gen Switch

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Yeah it's popular theory that the OLED Model was supposed to have an new chip, but because of the uncertainity how long the shortage will last they decided against it.

I think there is some truth to it, especially after Nintendos Tweet about the 4K devkits.
 
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Ya, I'm surprised SciresM didn't notice this (and I guess Mr. Heskin never mentioned this to him)
 

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Yeah it's popular theory that the OLED Model was supposed to have an new chip, but because of the uncertainity how long the shortage will last they decided against it.

I think there is some truth to it, especially after Nintendos Tweet about the 4K devkits.
(That theory is incorrect. Aula has always used Mariko.)
 
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Ya, I'm surprised SciresM didn't notice this (and I guess Mr. Heskin never mentioned this to him)

I wrote the documentation hexkyz linked to and proofread those tweets before he sent them.

Similarly, he proofread my tweet this morning.

See:

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The relevant changes in kernel were, in fact, for NX/are more completely implemented in 13.0.0.

Nothing was missed in my analysis, thanks.
 

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I wrote the documentation hexkyz linked to and proofread those tweets before he sent them.

Similarly, he proofread my tweet this morning.

See:


The relevant changes in kernel were, in fact, for NX/are more completely implemented in 13.0.0.

Nothing was missed in my analysis, thanks.
Thank you for replying and clearing this up and I meant no disrespect
 

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I don't have a twitter but I know SciresM is around here so I thought it's ok to post this. Basically, today he posted this
But Mike Heskin said the following in June...

I think there was indeed another SoC ("Switch Pro") that they cancelled or delayed at the last minute (apparently because of Covid craziness)
Think before you post.
 
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Even with the 4k devkit rumours from bloomberg, Im inclined to agree nintendo did a u-turn due to not being able to meet supply & demand numbers & decided on the OLED.
Even if they were going to, they wouldn’t release it with a year of the OLED, because sales would get hurt, & why release a hardware revision 6-7 years in? It would make zero sense.
 
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