Within the 13.0.0 update, Nintendo utilizes the Bluetooth capabilities used to connect wireless controllers.
Things to note:
- Up to two wireless controllers can be connected to a Nintendo Switch console while using Bluetooth audio.
- Only one Bluetooth audio device can be connected at a time, but up to 10 devices can be saved to a Nintendo Switch console.
- You may experience audio latency depending on the Bluetooth device.
- You cannot pair additional wireless controllers until you disconnect the Bluetooth audio device.
- Bluetooth audio will be disconnected during local communication, such as when starting a local wireless multiplayer game.
- You cannot connect Bluetooth microphones.
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Other features in update
There were a few additional features of update version 13.0.0:
- Switch docks with LAN ports can be updated under System in System Settings for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch – OLED Model systems
- “Maintain Internet Connection in Sleep Mode” was added under Sleep Mode in System Settings.
- The method to initiate “Calibrate Control Sticks” in System Settings was changed.
- Users can now view whether their wireless internet connection is using the 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz frequency band.
Learn more on the Nintendo Support page.