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The best Nintendo Switch deals 2021

The best Nintendo Switch deals 2021
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If you prefer nostalgic family fun to bloody-thirsty shoot 'em ups, the Nintendo Switch is the games console for you. It more than makes up for its lack of 4K graphics with an awesome selection of games including huge hits like Mario Kart.   

The standard Nintendo Switch costs $300 and doubles as a portable console. Slot the tablet-sized screen into the controller, and you can take Super Smash Bros, Donkey Kong and Animal Crossing wherever you go.

The handheld Nintendo Switch Lite is cheaper, at $200. It's purely for gaming on the go – it can't be used to play games on your TV and doesn't come with a dock. The Lite has a slightly smaller screen, too (5.5in, compared to the Switch's 6.2in display). 

The new Switch (OLED model), which launched in early October, is the priciest at $350. The extra spend gets you an upgraded 7-inch OLED display, enhanced audio and twice as much internal storage as the standard Switch.

Ready to score a deal? Here are today's best Nintendo Switch deals...

Best Nintendo Switch OLED deals

The new and improved Switch (OLED model) hit stores around the globe on the 8th October 2021. It's already in high demand, but if you're quick, you might be able to bag one. We've listed the best Switch OLED deals below.

Best Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite deals

Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch with Gray Joy-Con $299 at Amazon
With many of us choosing to stay at home, there's huge demand for the Nintendo Switch. Thankfully Amazon has stock available to pre-order for delivery in late October. Snap one up while you can.

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Nintendo Switch Lite $199.99 at Best Buy
Best Buy have the Nintendo Switch Lite in stock. There are four colors to choose from, including turquoise (pictured). This device is hugely popular right now and even refurbished models can sell for just under MSRP.

Best Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite bundle deals

The biggest savings are to be found when you buy a console with a game or two and/or other accessories in what's known as a 'bundle'...

Nintendo Switch with Mario Kart 8

Nintendo Switch with Mario Kart 8 $420 at Amazon
This deal comprises a brand new Switch console, digital copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, dock, two Joy-Con controllers, Joy-Con straps, a Joy-Con grip and a HDMI cable. Awesome value for money. Stock is limited.

Nintendo Switch Lite with Animal Crossing

Nintendo Switch Lite with Animal Crossing $319 at Amazon
Get the Nintendo Switch Lite in the colour of your choice, a free cleaning cloth and a copy of the bestselling game Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which sees you convert an island into your own private paradise. 

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch with Paper Mario $399.99 at Adorama
Adorama has some great Switch deals. This one gets you the console, JoyCon controller, hit game Paper Mario: The Origami King and a handy SanDisk 128GB memory card. Quantities are limited, so don't delay.

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Nintendo Switch Animal Crossing Edition $339 at Walmart
This bundle is getting extremely hard to come by – they were going over $400 at one time. The bundle includes a microSD card and a copy of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which should go down a storm with kids of all ages.

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