Home or On-the-Go
At home the main unit rests in the Nintendo Switch dock, which connects the system to the TV and lets you play with family and friends in the comfort of your living room. Or, lift Nintendo Switch from the dock and instantly transition to handheld mode for on-the-go gaming. By sharing Joy-Con, players can go head-to-head while away from home.
32GB of internal storage
A portion of internal memory is reserved for use by the system. You can expand the capacity of Nintendo Switch by using microSDXC or microSDHC memory cards.
Tegra processor powered by NVIDIA
The powerful processor delivers stunning graphic performance.
802.11ac wireless connection
Nintendo Switch can connect to the Internet wirelessly. While docked, Nintendo Switch can also use a wired Internet connection via a LAN adapter.
The Capture button is located on Joy-Con (L) and is used to take gameplay screenshots. The player can then view, edit (add text of various sizes, colors, and positions) and post them to social media.
Each Joy-Con includes a gyroscope and accelerometer.
Both Joy-Con controllers include advanced HD Rumble, which provides compatible games with subtle, realistic vibrations that enhance the gaming experience.
IR Motion Camera
Joy-Con includes an IR Motion Camera that detects the distance, shape, and motion of nearby objects in specially designed games.