Switch reliability statistics, please participate.

Discussion in 'Switch - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by sarkwalvein, Mar 7, 2017.

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Do you have a Switch?

  1. Yes. And I haven't had any problem described below.

    52 vote(s)
    83.9%
  2. Yes. And the screen shows artifacts/flickering.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. Yes. And it crashes frequently.

    1 vote(s)
    1.6%
  4. Yes. And the joycons fail (unsync, etc.)

    7 vote(s)
    11.3%
  5. Yes. And the game cards are not recognised.

    2 vote(s)
    3.2%
  6. Yes. HDMI problems, blurry image.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. Yes. HDMI problems, audio problems, missing, skipping, etc.

    1 vote(s)
    1.6%
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  1. sarkwalvein
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    So, let's do stats time, in relation to threads like this and this.
    Do you have a switch?
    Have you had any problem with your Switch?
    Please vote above.
     
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  2. Elrinth

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    There's other problems people have, but I haven't had any of the ones described.

    Another problem ppl seem to have is joycon reception, but that all depends on how far away you play from your Switch.

    Maybe you can add multi select?
     
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  3. rickycoe123

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    You should add an option.

    Yes, and had no faults, yet.
     
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  4. thekarter104

    thekarter104 GBAtemp Maniac

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    You can always switch to your Wii U if you have any problems.
     
  5. sarkwalvein
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    That is what I meant with the first option. Unfortunately I can't edit it now to make it clear.
     
  6. Xzi

    Xzi Console Hacker and PC Gamer

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    Yeah, then you can have more frame drops in BotW, and at a cap of 720p. ^_^
     
  7. daxtsu

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    I believe moderators can edit polls, so I suggest reporting the original post and requesting the option to be changed, if you wish.

    That said, I picked the first option. I've been playing pretty heavily since Friday on mine, mostly docked, and have had no issues with connectivity or anything else so far.
     
  8. henn64

    henn64 Hey Dood

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    Digital Foundry would like to tell you otherwise.
     
  9. thekarter104

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    I'm used to the N64 anyways, no problem for me. I'll switch to the Switch when it is finally mine this Christmas ^^
     
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  10. thorasgar

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    Really slow wifi compared to other devices in same location even when those devices are put in airplane mode.
     
  11. Windaga

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    No problems here (or on the two other Switch units I've used.)
     
  12. Classicgamer

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    Set my system up and have 20hrs in Zelda. No faults although admittedly im using a pro controller and tv only. Verified switch screen has no dead pixels and the hour or so used in handheld mode had no problems.
    My screen did get the two smudges from the dock that I had to wipe off vigorously and then I went and got a screeen protector.

    Set up my friends and he has no problems.
     
  13. Bladexdsl

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    NO problems
     
  14. sarkwalvein
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    For people having problems with the left joycon, here goes a (perhaps) useful tale:
     
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  15. Bladexdsl

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    here's how to fix the left joycon forever. buy a pro controller :P
     
  16. WiiUBricker

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    That's circumventing a problem, not fixing it.
     
  17. Chizko

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    Yes. And I haven't had any problem.
     
  18. McWhiters9511

    McWhiters9511 That's Rad Bro

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    no problems at all