Nintendo Switch System Update 4.1.0 Released; Fixes Motion Control Issue and Improves Stability


Nintendo has released Nintendo Switch system update 4.1.0 which improves general system stability, and fixes a motion control issue.

The firmware update addresses an issue that caused motion controls to respond incorrectly. We’ve included the release notes for update 4.1.0 below:

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Performing the System Update:

In most situations, the Nintendo Switch will automatically download the most recent system update while it is connected online. You can verify your current menu version and manually start the update from the System Settings menu if necessary.


If you are unable to perform the system update, restart your console and try again.

Improvements Included in Version 4.1.0 (Distributed 12/04/2017) 

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

The Nintendo Switch is available globally now (if you’re able to find one).