Yesterday, Nintendo rolled out Model 12.0.0 of the Change firmware. When you might need anticipated it to be one thing important, in keeping with the official patch notes, all it did was repair a problem tied to the save knowledge backup characteristic. Is it hiding different issues, although?
Whereas we have already had a dialog about this, it appears dataminers might have now found one thing massive. There’s apparently new info rising that firmware 12.0.0 supposedly comprises proof of a “new dock”, designed for a more recent mannequin system, that may obtain updates.
Aula, as you may recall, is believed to be the codename of the rumoured 4K Nintendo Change – which that is all linked to:
OatmealDome has additionally famous the way it may doubtlessly be an replace for the present Change dock, however so far as they know, it is by no means acquired one earlier than.
“The Dock itself only contains USB chips, a MyDP -> HDMI converter, and flash memory to store its firmware. I’m not sure what the point of an update would be considering how basic it is inside. (As far as I’m aware, it has never received one before.)”
The identical supply additional mentions how replace 12.0.0 provides the next inside setting: “4kdp_preferred_over_usb30”, which seemingly “makes sense” given the rumours about “4K output” within the new mannequin:
If that is what some assume it’s, Nintendo hasn’t made a lot effort to cover this info. May this all be resulting in a Change Professional? We’ll depart that so that you can talk about within the remark part down beneath.