As we told you yesterday, Nintendo just released Switch firmware update 12.0.0. The latter officially solves a problem related to managing backups via the cloud. If we are to believe some newly discovered evidence, it could be that this prepared update is helping to discreetly prepare the ground.
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Once is not common, the discovery of the day is the work of “OatmealDome“Data miner who frequently uses the updates released by Nintendo that we have told you about in the past. The latter actually plucked the 12.0.0 update from the Nintendo Switch, and according to him, the data could be included.” . ” References included in this new firmware “class
Among these references is certainly the crispest “is_crda_fw_update_supported“Indeed, that mention returns a dock (referred to here as”).Cradle,” which does ______________ mean “Cradle“in English) for auditorium. This may mean that the Nintendo Switch Pro not only benefits from a new dock, but also has a dock that can receive firmware updates.”
Of course, it cannot be completely ruled out that these elements correspond to the firmware update of the current dock. But this hypothesis is loud “OatmealDome
The 4K is confirmed?
Another interesting element, the same firmware 12.0.0, also includes the following mention: “4kdp_preferred_over_usb30The latter could mean that Aula could promote the DisplayPort display in 4K over USB 3.0.
And “OatmealDome“states that this mention does not guarantee anything, this deduction is not far-fetched as the current Switch already manages the video display through DisplayPort and because the elements that have so far” leaked “through the Nintendo Switch Pro speak of 4K compatibility, If the console is used in home console mode, as always, these various results should not be rated at face value, but they can be considered.
As a reminder, the Nintendo Switch Pro / Aula has not yet been officially announced by Nintendo. According to the latest rumors, production of this new machine will start early next summer and be marketed at the end of the year.