Google Stadia Needs The New Nintendo Switch

The Google-Nintendo partnership makes Google needs a vehicle to propel Stadia to a broad audience, and Nintendo needs a path toward streaming.

Google Stadia Needs The New Nintendo Switch

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But, there is another opportunity for Switch which has not yet come to light. “Google is making massive behind-the-scenes investments in original and partner content for Stadia but needs a platform to jump-start user adoption for mobile. ” said Simon Solotko, a Contributing Analyst at TIRIAS Research. “On the new Switch, Nvidia will be able to deploy Google’s VP9 video codec and Stadia’s low-latency protocols to provide 1080p mobile streaming.

But, there is another opportunity for Switch which has not yet come to light. “Google is making massive behind-the-scenes investments in original and partner content for Stadia but needs a platform to jump-start user adoption for mobile. ” said Simon Solotko, a Contributing Analyst at TIRIAS Research. “On the new Switch, Nvidia will be able to deploy Google’s VP9 video codec and Stadia’s low-latency protocols to provide 1080p mobile streaming.

New technologies threaten the still nascent video streaming paradigm. “Fast start and data streaming – announced by Microsoft and DACS Laboratories – are alternatives which run on existing infrastructures without the cost of game server backends and bandwidth,” continued Simon. “Google has a limited window in which to gain traction and prove the cloud streaming model – too long and it risks discouraging content partners.

New technologies threaten the still nascent video streaming paradigm. “Fast start and data streaming – announced by Microsoft and DACS Laboratories – are alternatives which run on existing infrastructures without the cost of game server backends and bandwidth,” continued Simon. “Google has a limited window in which to gain traction and prove the cloud streaming model – too long and it risks discouraging content partners.

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