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Genshin Impact Switch Version Delayed Due To Weaker Hardware: Report

Genshin Impact Switch version has been delayed as per reports.

May 17, 2021

Genshin Impact was released on PC and Mobile last year, and it has managed to be one of the most popular games in the industry right now. Towards the end of the year, it had over 40 million players, and that number has gone up significantly in the past one month.

One of the most striking aspects of the game is the various updates that are released from time to time, which adds characters, regions, weapons, and much more. Recently, the 1.5 Update made its debut which has been widely acclaimed by both fans and critics alike.

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Even before Genshin Impact was released, the developers had confirmed that it will be arriving on Switch. However, we didn’t hear much about that after that. Today, we have got some information about the Switch port.

Genshin Impact Switch Version Delayed Due To Weaker Hardware: Report

According to Genshin Leaker Genshin Report, Genshin Impact’s Switch version has been delayed due to the weaker hardware of the Nintendo Switch. While Genshin Impact isn’t the most demanding game out there, it still requires quite hefty specifications to run, even on smartphones.

However, there is some good news as well. Genshin Report further states that the Switch port is likely to arrive sometime this year, which means that fans don’t have to wait for a long time to play Genshin Impact on Switch.

Earlier it was being speculated that a number of problems have delayed the Switch port. This ranges from the various microtransaction implementations to eShop compatibility. As of now, miHoYo is yet to reveal anything about the Switch port, so like all leaks, this should also be taken with a grain of salt.

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