Twitch (likewise referred to as Twitch.TV) is a platform belonging to Amazon, Inc., which allows real-time transmissions. This system has as a main feature the retransmission of online computer game, an area in which you are as a competitor to YouTube. Presented as a by-product of one more Streaming platform of general rate of interest, the website is primarily concentrated on computer game, including Walkthroughs games by customers, ESPORTS transmission, and other occasions associated with video games. The web content of the website can be seen online or on need.
In mid-2013, the site attained a standard of 43 million visitors on a monthly basis, and for February 2014 it was taken into consideration the biggest source of web traffic on the web in the United States. At the same time, Justin.TV’s matrix was relabelled Twitch Interactive to stand for the change in his priorities (Diversify). Justin.TV was enclosed August 2014.
In September 2014, Twitch was bought by Amazon.com for 970.482,567 USD.
More than 4 years fans had to wait, now it’s finally time: About the Nintendo shop All Switch owners can download the official Twitch app for free. The software makes it possible to watch streams live on the handheld console. But on an important function, switch players have to do without.
Twitch: Streaming app ends after 4 years on the switch
If you want to consume video content on the switch, you could only resort to the YouTube app. Now a new fellow entrepreneur enters the ring, because now you can install the official twitch app on the switch over the Nintendo shop to ensure the live streams of thousands of streamers.
Hitch app in the Nintendo shop
Alt New: The OLED switch! But for whom pays up the transition to the improved model? We reveal it to you in the video:
Chat function works only on detours
After you have logged in to the app, you are basically the same functionality available, which you also know from other platforms. So you can immediately recognize which streamer, which is followed by, just has a live broadcast on running and viewing the stream. In addition, you can also lead to the overview pages of the respective streamer and there all information there.
Clips can also be viewed over the app. All functions are available to you both on the large screen in dock mode and mobile in handheld mode.
However, a function of the Twitch app on the switch is not very thoughtful: The use of the chat. To participate in the entertainment during the stream, you must scan a QR code that appears on the screen on the screen with your smartphone. This will take you to the Companion Experience program of the app, which allows you to use the chat via the smartphone. By contrast, you can not participate directly on the chat.
The introduction of the Twitch app for the switch is likely to look forward to many Nintendo fans. But what most players are still waiting to be, should be a Netflix app for the handheld console. Especially after the introduction of the OLED switch would be worthwhile. So far, however, there are no efforts to make the streaming service available for Nintendo’s Handheld Console.