Nintendo Switch System Update 10.1.0 Available Now

As of today, Nintendo Switch players can download the new update with version number 10.1.0. But there is nothing much to expect here with the latest patch.

Below you can check the official patch notes as posted on its official website. So it is just a security update. These are regularly scattered between major content updates that really bring about noticeable changes and improvements.

Nintendo Switch System Update 10.1.0 Release Notes
Ver. 10.1.0 (Released July 13, 2020)

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

How do I start the firmware update?

Once you turn on the Nintendo Switch, you will be automatically notified (if you are connected to the Internet) with the request to download the update.

You can also easily update the firmware of your Nintendo Switch manually, follow the below steps:

  1. Go to System Settings in the main menu of your console.
  2. Scroll all the way down and go to Console.
  3. There you will find the menu item System Update: click on it and the download of the update will start.

In this way, if you want to continue enjoying some of the functions of the Nintendo Switch, such as online gaming, there is no other choice but to download this new update that makes our consoles to work flawlessly in terms of stability.