It's always fun to have options. Learn more about the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite systems to see which one (or two) works for you.
Nintendo Switch Lite
All Nintendo Switch Games
Nintendo Switch games that support Handheld modeSee details below ▾
Comes with a set of Joy-Con controllers.
Joy-Con controllers include HD Rumble and IR Motion Camera.
Joy-Con controllers not included
System does not include HD Rumble or IR Motion Camera.
Includes a Nintendo Switch dock and HDMI cable. Docking the system allows video output to a TV.
Not compatible with Nintendo Switch dock. Does not support output to a TV. Therefore, it does not come with a dock, HDMI cable or kickstand.
4” high, 9.4” long, .55” deep (with Joy-Con attached)
3.6” high, 8.2” long, .55” deep
Approximately .88 lbs
with controllers attached
Approximately .61 lbs
6.2" touch screen
5.5" touch screen
Model number: HAC-001(-01)(product serial number begins with “XKW”)
Approximately 4.5 - 9 hours
*The battery life will depend on the games you play. For instance, the battery will last approximately 5.5 hours for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
Nintendo Switch systems sold before August 2019 may have different battery life. Visit the Nintendo Support site for more information.
Model number: HDH-001Approximately 3 - 7 hours
*The battery life will depend on the games you play. For instance, the battery will last approximately 4 hours for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.