Nintendo has applied to the Federal communications Commission of the USA on the amendments to the portable console Switch.
The document says that the company intends to change SoC («system on chip» chipset), the drive and the motherboard for compatibility with the first two components. Now the original Switch uses an 8-core processor Nvidia Tegra X1 (presented in 2015) with a frequency of 1.2 GHz and 32 GB of permanent memory.
Article publications Eurogamer, given the facts about the new Nvidia chip with the smaller process technology.
In the case of approval of request Nintendo will be able to make these changes to the device without the need for re-certification in the Federal Commission.
Jul 10, Nintendo introduced a Switch Lite — a cheaper console with a smaller display and a built-in Joy-Con. The Russian price is known.