Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is both a home console and a handheld gaming system in one package, with various versions offering better specs for dedicated enthusiasts.

32GB (base), 64GB (OLED), expandable
720p (console), up to 1080p (docked)
Original Release Date:
March 3, 2017
Hardware Versions:
Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, Nintendo Switch OLED Model
Original MSRP (USD):
Switch: $299; Lite: $199.99; OLED: $349.99
Switch: 0.88 LBS; Lite: 0.61 LBS; OLED: 0.93 LBS
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10 Best Square Enix Games On Nintendo Switch

Square Enix has a great catalog of games on Nintendo Switch.

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Detective Pikachu Returns Pre-Order Guide

Grab a cup of coffee for the little guy and secure your copy today.

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Pikmin 4 Has Something For Everyone

Whether you want to minimize stress or maximize efficiency, Pikmin 4 has a mode for you.

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No, Nintendo's New Console Doesn't Need Achievements

Nintendo is the one console that doesn't gamify profiles, and the Switch successor shouldn't change that.

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The World Is Ready For Nintendo Switch 2

We've been waiting years for a more powerful successor, and the time has finally come for it to break cover.

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Blatant The Last Of Us Rip Off Finally Copyright Claimed, Removed From eShop

The Last Hope is gone, but Wizards Legacy and Need for Drive are still there.

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Fae Farm Interview: Isaac Epp On How Cosy Doesn't Have To Mean Simple

We spoke with Fae Farm game director Isaac Epp on how even cosy relaxing sim games can be full of depth for players to sink their teeth into.

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Next-Gen Nintendo Console Reportedly Launching 2024, Dev Kits Already Sent Out

The next Nintendo console is finally here, for real this time.

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Baldur's Gate 3 Lead Says Xbox Series S Isn't Holding Back Current-Gen

Swen Vincke likened developing for the Xbox Series S to minimum spec PCs and the Nintendo Switch.

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Tears Of The Kingdom Player Builds Majora's Mask-Inspired UFO

Forget driving up walls or taking down enemy camps with an orbital canon, now you can abduct cows.

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8 Longest Single Player Campaigns On The Nintendo Switch, Ranked By Length

Nintendo Switch provides some long experiences.

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Leaked Red Dead Redemption Remaster Could Come To Switch

Red Dead Redemption could finally come to Switch, and it might even be the rumoured remaster.

Nintendo Switch: The Most Relaxing Games To Play That Aren't Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing isn't the only chill and relaxing game you can play on your Nintendo Switch.

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How To Use Amiibos

It's a pretty simple process, but only if you've been previously shown how to do it.

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Best Nintendo Switch Carrying Cases In 2023

Looking for a Nintendo Switch carry case to keep your console protected on the go? Take a look at these.

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Virtual Console Is Long Dead In The World Of Remasters And Remakes

Pikmin 1+2 HD cost more than they should, but we're going to buy them anyway.

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The 22 Best Racing Games On The Switch

The best Nintendo Switch racing games for when you want to be on the go and on the gas.

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Tears Of The Kingdom Is Too Afraid To Show Us Link's Balls

A new viral clip has fans asking a lot of interesting questions.

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Pikmin 4 Has A Bunch Of Pointless New Features

After ten years of waiting part of me expected a little bit more.