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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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.

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A $2 Switch Game Is My Favorite Horror Game Of The Year

Fishing Vacation costs $2 and that's all you need to know about it

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How Many Pikmin Would It Take To Carry A Dead Body?

Hypothetically, how many of these little dudes would it take to transport your average corpse.

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Nintendo Fans Are Roasting An Obviously Fake Switch 2 Leak

A Nintendo Switch 2 "leak" has been making the rounds on social media, and it's getting the roasting it deserves.

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Pikmin 4 Review - Olimar Is Back On The Corpse Carrying Grind

Picking up giant fruit to fuel your spaceship has never been this fun or approachable.

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Insider Claims Metroid Prime 2 Remaster Is "Probably Coming Out Soonish"

According to Jeff Grubb, a Metroid Prime 2 remaster might be here sooner than we expected.

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Borderlands Compilation Game Leaked By Ratings Board

The Borderlands Compilation: Pandora’s Box has appeared on a list of games approved for sale in South Africa.

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The Last Hope Doesn't Deserve Any Of Our Attention

We should be focusing our efforts on hidden indie darlings instead of bootleg garbage

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FBI Finds Missing Child Thanks To Switch Online Activity

A 15-year-old girl went missing last year but was found in 11 days thanks to her Switch activity.

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13 Best Nintendo Switch Games To Play In Handheld Mode

Who needs a TV? Here are the best Nintendo Switch games to play in handheld mode!