TRIBUNNEWS.COM – The lack of video player applications is often one of the obstacles for Nintendo Switch users.
But now, the article Google has published a YouTube application that was made specifically for the Nintendo Switch console.
This application can be downloaded for free through the official Nintendo website. There is no type of charge, users simply enter the My Nintendo account, then they can find this application on the Store Store channel.
Through this application, Switch users can enjoy video transmission if they use a dock connected to a television set or not.
While for the control function, users should use joy-con to select menus, search for videos, etc., because the touch screen works in this application are very limited.
YouTube for the Nintendo Switch was available from November 8th yesterday.
The presence of this video streaming service was discovered by several forum members who were looking for games on the Nintendo website.
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Before the launch of YouTube Switch, console users only had at least two options for video streaming applications, namely, Hulu and Niconico.
Since its launch in March 2017, the Nintendo Switch console does not have a streaming video player application on its platform.
Hulu and Niconico only launched at the end of 2017. Cited from Engadget, Saturday (11/10/2018), with the launch of YouTube on the Switch console, it is expected to provide greater benefits for Google (YouTube owner).
Because the Nintendo Switch has a large user base and sales are still planned to overtake the PlayStation 4.
This article was broadcast on Kompas.com with the title "YouTube Present in the Nintendo switch console".