Nintendo Switch received a price cut. So far, prices have only been reduced on the European market. There is no confirmation if the price change would be implemented in other regions as well. It comes at a time when Nintendo is on the verge of rolling out an OLED variant of the handheld console. The new OLED model was announced in July and will be available for purchase from October 8. The Nintendo Switch (OLED model) would be compatible with all existing Nintendo Switch games.
The new price for the vanilla Nintendo Switch is £ 259.99 (around Rs 26,500), up from £ 279.99 (around Rs 28,600). The drop in Nintendo console prices was first spotted by Eurogamer. The price of the Nintendo Switch in Europe is 299.99 EUR (around 26,100 Rs), compared to 329.99 EUR (around 28,700 Rs). Nintendo Switch Lite is available for £ 199.99 (around Rs. 20,400).
A spokesperson for the company told the publication: “After carefully weighing a variety of factors, including exchange rates in Europe and the upcoming launch of Nintendo Switch – OLED model, we have decided the time is right. change Nintendo’s European retail price. Change. “
Nintendo Switch price (OLED model)
The Nintendo Switch (OLED model), announced in July, will be available for purchase from October 8. The new console is priced at 309.99 GBP (around 31,600 rupees) and will come in two colors: White and Neon Red / Neon Blue.
Nintendo Switch Specifications (OLED Model)
The upcoming Nintendo console benefits from a few key improvements over the vanilla Nintendo Switch. It will feature a 7-inch OLED screen (1280 x 720 pixels). Under the hood, it has the same custom Nvidia Tegra X1 processor, but now comes with 64GB of onboard storage – double the storage available on the standard Nintendo Switch.