Nintendo Co., Ltd. this week released an updated Nintendo Switch hardware with increased battery life.
The new model HAC-001(-01) includes battery life between 4.5 to 9 hours.
By comparison, the previous model claimed battery life between 2.5 to 6.5 hours.
The new model battery will last 5.5 hours in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, compared to 3 hours on the prior model.
Nintendo in Sept. will release the Nintendo Switch Lite. It includes a 5.5-inch touch screen and battery life between three to seven hours.