Nintendo Switch System Update 8.1.0 Now Available

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Photo

Nintendo has released a new Nintendo Switch system update worldwide, with the portable home console’s current version now 8.1.0.

This minor update has once again made the ambiguous “system stability improvements,” with the promise that it will “enhance the user’s experience.”

Nintendo Switch System Update Version 8.1.0 Patch Notes

  • General system stability improvements to enhance the user’s experience.
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