Nintendo Switch system software update 13.0 is now available to download. The latest Nintendo Switch firmware update 13.0.0 added new features, fixes, and more. Also, you can now pair Bluetooth audio devices.
However, up to two wireless controllers can connect to a Nintendo Switch system while using Bluetooth audio. You will not be able to pair any additional wireless controllers until the Bluetooth audio device has been disconnected.
Bluetooth audio support was added.
Headphones, earbuds, speakers, and other audio devices that connect with Bluetooth can now be paired with Nintendo Switch family systems for audio output.
“Update Dock” was added under System in System Settings for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch – OLED Model systems, allowing for software updates to Nintendo Switch docks with a LAN port.
“Maintain Internet Connection in Sleep Mode” was added under Sleep Mode in System Settings.
Note: Systems that are not updated to Nintendo Switch system version 13.0.0 or later behave as if this setting is enabled.
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 under “Connection Status” after selecting Internet in System Settings.