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Nintendo DS vs Nintendo Switch Lite

5.85 in
3.33 in
Nintendo DS Portable Game Console
Nintendo DS
8.19 in
3.59 in
Nintendo Switch Lite Portable Game Console
Nintendo Switch Lite
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
25
3.9 out of 5
11 user ratings
5 stars
9 %
4 stars
81 %
3 stars
9 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
Read editorial reviews
16
4.1 out of 5
5 user ratings
5 stars
20 %
4 stars
80 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
Read editorial reviews
User rating
42
4.2 out of 5
42 user ratings
5 stars
47 %
4 stars
28 %
3 stars
23 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
43
4.1 out of 5
43 user ratings
5 stars
37 %
4 stars
46 %
3 stars
9 %
2 stars
4 %
1 stars
2 %

Full Comparison

Technical details

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
CPU clock speed67.0 MHz768.0 MHz

Display

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Screen size3.0 in5.5 in
Screen resolution256 x 192 px1280 x 720 px
Touch displayyesyes
Second displayyesno

Camera

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Built-in camerayesno

Dimensions

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Height3.33 in3.59 in
Width5.85 in8.19 in
Depth1.14 in0.55 in
Weight9.7 oz9.7 oz

Design

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Pink
  • Silver
  • Grey
  • Turquoise
  • Yellow
Gaming control technologyAnalogue / DigitalAnalogue / Digital
Gaming control function keys
  • D-pad
  • Home
  • Power
  • Select
  • Start
  • D-pad
  • Home
Shoulder buttonsyesyes

Storage

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Internal storage4 MB32 GB
Memory card readeryesyes
Compatible memory cards
  • Secure Digital
  • Secure Digital HC
  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
  • SDIO
Built-in optical drivenono

Audio properties

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Number of built-in speakers22

Features

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Video game includedyesno

Connectivity

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
WiFiyesyes
Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11ac
USByesyes
Bluetoothnoyes
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm3.5 mm
Headphone output11

Power

Nintendo DSNintendo DS
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Battery type
Lithium-Ion
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity850.0 mAh3750.0 mAh

Pros & Cons

Pros
      Cons

          Often compared with Nintendo DS

          Often compared with Nintendo Switch Lite