Nintendo Releases OS Switch Update 5.0.2 Which Addresses A Motion Control Issue and Improves General Stability

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Nintendo has released Nintendo Switch Update 5.0.2, which improves the platform’s general stability and addresses a motion control issue.

In addition to the above, the system software update for Nintendo’s latest platform also fixes a user icon issue. Like previous firmware updates for the Switch, release notes are quite minimal, and have been included below:

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Improvements Included in Version 5.0.2 (Distributed 4/16/2018)

General system stability improvements to enhance the user's experience, including:

  • Resolved an issue that caused motion controls to respond incorrectly when playing games that use the feature
  • Resolved an issue that caused user icons for recommended friends to not display correctly

The Nintendo Switch is available globally now. Nintendo released the hybrid platform back in March of last year.

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