Nintendo Switch – OLED Model

Nintendo Switch
ニンテンドースイッチ Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch (OLED model) TV Mode.png
The Nintendo Switch – OLED model in TV mode with the Joy-Con in the Joy-Con Grip
Release dates
Japan: October 8, 2021
North America: October 8, 2021
Europe: October 8, 2021
Australia: October 8, 2021
South Korea: October 8, 2021
China: January 11, 2022[1]
Hong Kong: October 8, 2021
Taiwan: October 8, 2021
Technical specs
  • Size: Approximately 4 × 9.5 × 0.55 inches (with Joy-Con)
  • Weight: Approximately 0.71 lbs. (without Joy-Con), 0.93 lbs. (with Joy-Con)
  • Screen: 7-inch OLED screen with Multi-touch capacitive touch and 1280 × 720 resolution
  • CPU/GPU: NVIDIA Custom Tegra processor
  • External Storage: microSD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards
  • Game Storage: Nintendo Switch game cards
  • Networking: Wireless (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) and Bluetooth 4.1, LAN available in TV mode
  • Video: Up to 1080p via HDMI cable (TV mode) or up to 720p (tabletop mode and handheld mode)
  • Audio: Compatible with 5.1ch Linear PCM output
  • Speakers: Stereo
Related information
Console generation: Eighth generation
Pokémon generations: VII, VIII
Console type: Hybrid
White (Both)
Neon Blue (Left)/Neon Red (Right)
External links

The Nintendo Switch (Japanese: ニンテンドースイッチ Nintendo Switch) is an enhanced, OLED model of the hybrid console of the same name. Like its original model, it is both a home console and a handheld console.[2]

First officially announced on July 7, 2021,[3] the OLED model of the Nintendo Switch was released on October 8, 2021. It features a 7-inch OLED screen, a wider and adjustable stand, enhanced audio, a wired LAN port built into the dock, and 64GB of internal storage.

Technical specifications


  • Size: Approximately 4 inches high, 9.4 inches long, and 0.55 inches deep (with Joy-Con attached). The depth from the tip of the analog sticks to the tip of the ZL/ZR buttons is 1.12 inches.
  • Weight: Approximately .88 lbs when Joy-Con controllers are attached, 0.66 lbs. otherwise.
  • Screen: 7-inch OLED screen with multi-touch capacitive touch and resolution of 1280 × 720 (720p).
  • CPU/GPU: NVIDIA Custom Tegra processor.
  • Storage:
    • External Storage: microSD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards.
    • Game Storage: Nintendo Switch game cards.
  • Networking: Wireless (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) and Bluetooth 4.1. LAN available in TV mode.
  • Video: Supports up to 4K 2160 via HDMI cable in TV mode, or up to 720p in tabletop mode and handheld mode.
  • Audio: Compatible with 5.1ch Linear PCM output. Output via HDMI connector in TV mode.
  • Speakers: Stereo.
  • Memory: 4 GB LPDDR4 RAM.


  • Size: Approximately 4.1 inches high, 6.9 inches long, and 2 inches deep
  • Weight: Approximately .69 lbs
  • Output: USB Port (USB 2.0 compatible) ×2 on the side and 1 on the back, System connector, AC adapter port, HDMI port, Wired LAN port (LAN cable sold separately)

Comparison to the original Nintendo Switch

  • Enhanced audio is featured.
  • The stand can now be adjusted.
  • 64GB of internal storage are included.

Pokémon games

Main article: Nintendo Switch → Pokémon games

The OLED model of the Nintendo Switch is compatible with the same games as the original.


External links


  1. chinadaily: "腾讯引进Nintendo Switch (OLED版)开启预售 多重满足您的娱乐需求"
  2. "Nintendo Switch is designed to fit your life, transforming from home console to portable system in a snap."
  3. (July 7, 2021). Nintendo announce Nintendo Switch OLED model and upgraded Switch Dock. Bulbagarden. Retrieved September 24, 2021.

Game systems with Pokémon games
Nintendo handheld consoles
GB (Pocket · GBL · SGB · SGB2) • GBCminiGBA (SP · GBm · GBP)
DS (Lite · DSi · DSi XL) • 3DS (XL · 2DS · New 3DS · New 3DS XL · New 2DS XL)
Switch (Lite · OLED)
Nintendo home consoles
SNES (BS-X · SGB · NP · SGB2) • N64 (DD) • GCN (GBP)
Wii (Family Edition · mini) • Wii U
Switch (OLED)
Sega consoles