Anytime, anywhere, with anyone!
with 3 different play modes
3 Play Modes Nintendo Switch: Play Mode
Nintendo Switch is a console that can transform to suit your situation.
Play the way you want, anytime and anywhere.
Enjoy games on the big screen
Connect the Nintendo Switch dock to a TV, sit your console in it, and enjoy gaming on the big screen.
Share your screen
Flip the stand, detach the controllers, and enjoy some two-player fun when there's no TV in sight! Be it cooperative or versus play, share the joy!
With a big and beautiful display you can carry around with you.
Enjoy some solo gaming while you're out and about, or get together to do battle with or against your friends.
The Nintendo Switch Controller
The Nintendo Switch console comes with a pair of Joy-Con controllers.They can be held vertically or horizontally, or even with one in either hand, for a variety of play styles.
Share the fun
Hand one of the two Joy-Con controllers to a friend and you can play with or against another player anytime, anywhere.
Bring consoles together to connect.
Both Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite can be brought together with local wireless play to connect up to 8 nearby consoles for cooperative or versus play in games such as Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Splatoon 2.
Nintendo Switch™ Console
102 mm tall x 239 mm wide x 13.9mm thick (with Joy-Con attached*)
* Measuring from the tip of the analogue stick to the top surface of the ZL/ZR Buttons, the thickness is 28.4 mm.
Approx. 297 g
(Approx. 398 g with Joy-Con controllers attached)
Capacitive touch screen / 6.2 inch LCD / 1280x720 pixels
NVIDIA customised Tegra processor
* The space available for save data excludes the amount reserved for system files.
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible) / Bluetooth 4.1
(When in TV Mode, commercially available LAN adapters can also be used for wired LAN connections.)
Up to 1920x1080 pixels, 60 fps
* In TV Mode, output is via the HDMI cable.
When in Tabletop or Handheld Mode, the maximum video output resolution is 1280x720 pixels in line with the screen resolution.
5.1 ch linear PCM
In TV Mode, output is via the HDMI cable.
POWER Button / Volume buttons
USB Type-C™ connector
Used to charge the console or connect to the Nintendo Switch dock.
3.5 mm 4 pole stereo mini plug (CTIA standard)
* Nintendo cannot guarantee that all products will be compatible.
Game card slot
For Nintendo Switch game cards only
microSD card slot
Supporting microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC memory cards
* In order to use microSDXC memory cards, a console update must be downloaded over the Internet.
Accelerometer / Gyroscope / Brightness sensor
Temperature: 5 - 35℃ / Humidity: 20 - 80%