‘Nintendo is competing with Apple to get parts for Switch

‘Nintendo is competing with Apple to get parts for Switch

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Nintendo would have trouble finding enough parts to get to the production of the Switch to increase competition with Apple.

Although Nintendo and Apple are different products, they buy their memory switch to Toshiba. Because Apple is so great buys, Nintendo may not be enough memory left for an increase of the production of the Switch, reports The Wall Street Journal on the basis of insiders.

Monday said other anonymous sources that Nintendo’s production of the Switch thanks to the great popularity would like to turn. That production would have to rise to 16 million this year, which Nintendo recently 10 million copies and be.

20 million pieces

The sources of The Wall Street Journal say that Nintendo this year even 20 million Switches wants to make and sell, but then have enough parts for it.

In addition to memory from Toshiba, Nintendo has also struggled to have enough lcd screens and motors for the controllers in store. Because Nintendo are existing production increases, are orders smaller than that of large smartphonemakers such as Apple, which is therefore given first priority.

The Nintendo Switch is the most popular Nintendo console in years, and the snelstverkopende game console of the Japanese company. According to the sources, wants Nintendo to the production of the Switch significantly increase, because the company is afraid of angry customers in the autumn. Will Nintendo new game Super Mario Odyssey release, for which new customers to the console, presumably in the house.


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