Follow these tips to clean your Nintendo Switch console step by step.
nintendoswitch It is a hybrid console that allows you to play on a laptop and on television. This way of playing makes it a well-trodden console, always exposed to dirt or sweat from the hands. Luckily it’s easier clean the switch than desktop consoles and this will allow you to extend its useful life. It is positive to wear a good maintenance so that dust does not play havoc with the performance of the machine. So here is a tutorial for cleaning and disinfecting your Nintendo SwitchLite and OLED correctly.
The Nintendo console has many virtues and some defects. Many players have experienced drift problems on Joy-Con controllers and the cause is not really known. Clean the console frequently it can avoid failures in its operation and you need very few materials for the process. It is also possible open the machine to do a deep cleaning, but we do not recommend it while it is in Warranty period. In case of damage, you will not be able to exchange the console because it has already been tampered with.
How to clean your Nintendo Switch console
The nintendo official website offers very precise information on how to clean the console or what tools use. These same materials are useful for cleaning Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllersSo that’s the first thing you have to do. Mix some 70% isopropyl alcohol with water and use a microfiber cloth that does not give off lint. You can also keep some cotton swabs handy or an interdental brush for hard-to-reach areas and follow these steps:
- Make sure the console is turned off.
- Moisten the cloth in the mixture of water with alcohol.
- Remove the controls and clean each one individually.
- Clean the rear of console with the same cloth.
- The screen can be wiped with the microfiber cloth or glasses cleaning cloth.
- Lastly, use the small brush for speakers and other corners of the console (ports and connectors).
It is important to perform this last step very carefully and never exert force. Nintendo Switch has more delicate materials that can be scratched. For this reason, they do not recommend disassembling the console, much less applying cleaning products directly to the machine. Use only isopropyl alcohol to sanitize the set. You can also use compressed air in the tightest places, where the dust enters easily.
After cleaning the Nintendo Switch, don’t forget to do the same with the support (Dock) from the console. At the end of the whole process, it is recommended dry both things with a clean cloth before playing again. Of course, you have to know that this cleaning is not a solution to possible errors. In that case, check that the latest update is installed and you can repair joy-con controllers with drift by yourself.