Saturday May 14, 2016

Nintendo NX Handheld To Use Nvidia Tegra-Based SoC?

If there is even a shred of truth to this report, we will be seeing Nvidia tech in Nintendo’s next console effort. ATI designs were used in the GameCube and other previous systems.

According to SemiAccurate, the Nintendo NX handheld will be using Nvidia Tegra-based SoC. Apparently, the Nvidia team was told to get a console win no matter what, and Nintendo supposedly got a very favorable deal, so favorable that SemiAccurate is now sure it’s a true win for the Nvidia team. More details are shared by SemiAccurate on their website, but the article is only available to subscribers. Thankfully, NeoGAF forums member Fourth Storm has provided a summary of what the article reveals.