Nintendo Switch Release Date, Specs, Latest News & Update: Pre-Order Base Variant For Just $250!

First Posted: Nov 30, 2016 05:30 AM EST

Nintendo Switch is expected to hit the retail stores by March 2017 and the pre-order for the same will get opened soon. Nintendo is known for low-cost gaming solutions that help users across the globe to have access to the gaming console at an affordable price. Continue reading to know the latest news and updates on Nintendo Switch release date, specs and price details.

Nintendo Switch Price In US

The latest updates suggest that the upcoming gaming console would be moderately priced taking its advanced hybrid feature into consideration. A few days ago, Toys R Us Canada accidentally revealed a list showing the retail cost of Nintendo's Switch hybrid console. It showed the cost of the console as $329.99 CAD, which equals to £200 UK/ $250 USD/$330 AUD. Also, recently a British gaming retailer GameSeek posted the Nintendo Switch pre-sales offer at around £198 i.e., $250.

Nintendo Switch Expected Price

The Wii also made its first appearance at a similar price range and considering that the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 start off at the same $250 figure, it is reasonable for Nintendo to position its upcoming hybrid Switch console at same price zone, as reported by VR-zone. The hybrid switch can be used in two ways, as a mobile handheld device or can be used by connecting it to a TV via HDMI.

Nintendo Switch Base Price & High Price

Recent reports suggest that Nintendo Switch base variant will cost around£199.99 or $250. The higher storage variant along with a game bundle like "Skyrim" or "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" shall be launched at the price range of £249.99 or $300, as reported by Business Insider.

It is expected that Nintendo will make an official announcement about Nintendo Switch release date, specs and price details as early as next month.

Stay tuned to SWR for latest news and updates on Nintendo Switch release date, specs and price details.

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