Watch the Nintendo Switch Go Through a 1,000 Feet Drop Test

Will the gaming console survive?

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The Nintendo Switch is so popular that the company is doubling its production to prepare for “customer tantrums” during the holidays. While some users have expressed wishes that the gaming console came with a glass screen, the current design’s construction is applauded for its extreme durability.

To find out exactly how durable the Nintendo Switch is, the people at UnlockRiver recently put the Nintendo Switch through a 1,000 feet drop test. Amazingly, the Switch survived the extreme drop, despite a damaged left Joy-Con controller, putting it above other game consoles in terms of resilience.

If you’re looking to replace your Joy-Con controller, 8Bitdo’s classic controllers are now compatible with the Nintendo Switch.

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