Nintendo has announced a new addition to the Switch Lite family, It comes in a new “fresh” blue and will be available for $ 200 at release on May 21, 2021, just like the Switch Lite systems. other.
The Switch Lite System is Nintendo’s cheaper, portable-only console that doesn’t attach to the TV like the original Switch. It comes in a variety of colors including gray, pink, yellow and turquoise. This new blue, returning to the GameCube colors, has been revealed on Nintendo’s official Twitter account.
Introducing fresh new blue color #NintendoSwitchLite, released on May 21 for $ 199.99. The blue Nintendo Switch Lite will release on the same day with a fun adventure game, #Miitopia! pic.twitter.com/WD6FAc8pqr
– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) April 13, 2021
This new blue switch Lite is coming the same day as Miitopia. The Nintendo 3DS game Switch port comes with new features like additional customization options.
First released in 2019, it’s clear the Switch Lite line has been lucrative for Nintendo. The system line alone reached 13.53 million units shipped, nearly surpassing Wii U’s full-time sales. In total, the Nintendo Switch reached 79.87 million units shipped (including Switch Lite) worldwide as of December 31, 202o.
The announcement of the new blue Switch Lite system comes after reports of possible Switch shortages due to missing parts.
There have also been reports of an upgraded Nintendo Switch system in operations likely to launch in late 2021 or early 2022. Reports suggest that it will be able to output in 4K format. and will have faster processing power and better battery life. Nintendo has yet to confirm the existence of an Advanced Switch system.
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