A brand contemporary chronicle from the Jap newsletter Nikkei suggests Nintendo will ramp up the manufacturing of the Swap to 30 million devices this fiscal year (ending 31st March 2022), in an try to capitalise on the “discontinuance-at-dwelling save a question to” for the hybrid machine.
According to people “with sigh recordsdata of the subject”, Nintendo has reached out to a couple system suppliers about accelerating manufacturing and rising output.
Nikkei additional states how Nintendo is anticipated to launch a “apply-up Swap mannequin” which is able to operating greater graphics and would be the first contemporary offering since the launch of the Swap Lite:
“Several officers admitted to us that they are brooding about rising manufacturing. The firm is moreover expected to add a elevated-cease mannequin with elevated image quality, and this would maybe also be the first additional mannequin of the Swap since the Nintendo Swap Lite, which was as soon as released in September 2019 and made it extra portable.”
It be now not the first time we have heard about a rumoured enhanced mannequin. In March, a chronicle from Bloomberg suggested Nintendo would launch a recent machine with a Samsung OLED show and 4K capabilities.
A Nintendo spokesperson has answered to Nikkei’s latest chronicle about elevated hardware manufacturing and a recent mannequin Swap with the following comment:
“There’s nothing we are able to converse you about manufacturing numbers and elevated-cease fashions.”