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March 3, 2017 14:00 JST | Japan
Nintendo's Switch went on sale in Japan on Friday, the company's first new home video game console in four and half years.
But the Switch is more than a device that connects to users' TVs. Like the Wii U before it, a tablet can also be detached and used as a handheld gaming unit.
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