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Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo Switch Lite

9.06 in
4.02 in
Nintendo Switch Portable Game Console
Nintendo Switch
8.19 in
3.59 in
Nintendo Switch Lite Portable Game Console
Nintendo Switch Lite
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
96
4.1 out of 5
30 user ratings
5 stars
23 %
4 stars
63 %
3 stars
13 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
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16
4.1 out of 5
5 user ratings
5 stars
20 %
4 stars
80 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
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User rating
46
4.2 out of 5
46 user ratings
5 stars
41 %
4 stars
47 %
3 stars
4 %
2 stars
2 %
1 stars
4 %
41
4.1 out of 5
41 user ratings
5 stars
39 %
4 stars
46 %
3 stars
7 %
2 stars
4 %
1 stars
2 %

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Technical details

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
CPU cores8
N/A
CPU clock speed768.0 MHz768.0 MHz
CPU typePSP CPU
N/A

Display

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Display typeLCDLCD
Screen size6.2 in5.5 in
Aspect ratio16:916:9
Screen resolution1280 x 720 px1280 x 720 px
Touch displaynoyes
Touchscreen typeCapacitiveCapacitive
Second displaynono

Camera

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Built-in camerayesno

Dimensions

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Height4.02 in3.59 in
Width9.06 in8.19 in
Depth0.55 in0.55 in
Weight10.55 oz9.7 oz

Design

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Colour of product
  • Black,Blue,Grey
  • Black,Blue,Red
  • Black,Grey
  • Black,Red
  • Blue,Grey,Red
  • Green,Grey,Red
  • Grey
  • Grey,Red
  • Grey
  • Turquoise
  • Yellow
Built-in touchpadyes
N/A
Gaming control technologyAnalogue / DigitalAnalogue / Digital
Gaming control function keysD-pad
  • D-pad
  • Home
Analog thumbsticksyesyes
Shoulder buttonsyesyes
Volume controlDigitalButtons

Storage

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Internal storage400 MB32 GB
Memory card readeryesyes
Compatible memory cards
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
  • SDIO
Maximum memory card size20000.0 GB2000.0 GB
Memory card includedMicroSD
N/A
Built-in optical driveyesno

Audio properties

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Number of built-in speakers22

Features

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Motion sensoryesyes
Gyroscopeyesyes
Accelerometeryesyes
Built-in microphoneyes
N/A
Video game includedyesno
Games includedFortnite Bundle
N/A
Parental controlyes
N/A

Connectivity

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
WiFiyesyes
Wireless networking standard802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11ac
USByesyes
USB connector type
  • Micro-USB A
  • USB Type-C
USB Type-C
Bluetoothnoyes
Bluetooth version4.14.1
HDMIyes
N/A
DC-in jackyes
N/A
Microphone inyes
N/A
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm3.5 mm
Headphone output11

Power

Nintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch LiteNintendo Switch Lite
Battery life (max)9.0 h
N/A
Battery type
Lithium-Ion
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity4310.0 mAh3750.0 mAh
Charging time3.0 h3.0 h

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