The Nintendo Switch Lite is now available for pre-ordering from Amazon in gray, turquoiseand yellow, just like the Pokémon sword and Shield special edition consoles, via a tweet from Wario64. It costs $ 199.99 and will be released in the US on September 20, the same day The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening touches boards.
Whether the Switch Lite is your first switch or your option on the road, there are a few things you should know about this. According to the hands-on impressions of my colleague Andrew Webster from the Switch Lite: “Nintendo says there is no performance difference between the two models, and you can still use the same accessories with the Lite, including Joy-Con controllers, the Switch Pro Controller, and the Poké Ball Plus. The Switch Lite still supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC and has built-in gyro control. "
A big thing to note is that the Switch Lite cannot connect to your TV via the dock. It still uses USB-C to charge, like the larger Switch, although the port's ability to output video is limited to the $ 299.99 Switch model that the dock contains when purchased.
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