Revised Switch with better battery life is now available on Australia

    According to GoNintendo, Australia has now received shipments of the latest Switch revision. This revision includes longer battery life in handheld mode, nearly doubling that of the original Switch model. As of now, this revision has not been released in the US yet but its expected to release this month. Here’s the model number of the new revised Switch as well as estimated battery life listed from Nintendo’s product page:

    Model number: HAC-001(-01)(product serial number begins with “XKW”)

    This model includes battery life of approximately 4.5 – 9 hours*.

    *The battery life will depend on the games you play. For instance, the battery will last approximately 5.5 hours for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

    Available starting in mid-August 2019.

    Are you planning to buy one of these revised Switch units? Let us know in the comments and on Twitter!

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email: [email protected]

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