A report from South Korea shows that Apple is developing a game console similar to the Switch to enter the game console market. It is said that Apple’s game console will use a brand-new processor that can achieve ray tracing and make the game screen look more realistic.
At present, many technology giants want to enter the game console market. Earlier, Tencent announced a patent called “Game Console”, which is designed to match the Nintendo Switch. Subsequently, there was news that Qualcomm plans to launch an Android game handheld similar to the Switch in the first quarter of next year.
The current game console market is indeed profitable. According to Nintendo’s recent fiscal year 2020 financial report, as of March 31, the company’s net profit reached 4.4 billion U.S. dollars (approximately 28.5 billion yuan), an increase of 86% year-on-year; A total of 28.83 million Switch game consoles were sold, an increase of 37% compared to the previous fiscal year. Switch can maintain such a high sales volume under special circumstances, which shows that there is still great demand in this market.