Nintendo Switch Lite finally unveiled
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Nintendo finally unveiled the long-rumored Nintendo Switch Lite. Besides the compact size, the biggest difference is a classic D-pad control. Due out in September, it will retail for $200. From The Verge:
Nintendo says the Lite features slightly improved battery life the company wouldnt get any more specific than that due to a more power-efficient chip layout, as well as the lack of additional batteries in the built-in controllers. The Switch Lite also does away with the devices controversial kickstand…
The Lite comes in multiple colors at launch yellow, grey, and turquoise as well as a special light grey Pokémon Sword and Shield edition, and they all have a pleasant matte texture that feels great to hold….
The new device has a 5.5-inch touch display, compared to 6.2-inch for its predecessor. If you take a single Joy-Con off of an original Switch, youll have a good idea of the size of the new version.