My name is PC Boss and in this writeup I bring to you all you need to know about the Nintendo Switch gaming console: pricing, technical specifications, models available and where to buy. Stick and stay with me as I review this amazing gaming console.
There has been a spike in the demand for the Switch in recent times.
Price of Nintendo Switch in Ghana Cedis
As at the time of writing this article, the Nintendo Switch costs between GHS 2,300 – 2,700. Several factors such as place and time of purchase is likely to determine the current price.
Below is a table of all the available sellers, their prices and contact details. Thank you.
|Nintendo Switch Console||GH₵ 2,300||0245828170|
|Nintendo Switch (Brand New )||GH₵ 1,850||0543776522|
|Nintendo Switch With 3 Games Cartridges ( Limited Edition)||GH₵ 2,000||0209133372|
|Nintendo Switch Console||GH₵ 1,900||0246928999|
|Brand New Nintendo Switch||GH₵ 2,600||0209133372|
|Nintendo Switch Joy Cons||GH₵ 450||0555931878|
|Brand New Nintendo Switch Lite||GH₵ 1,750||0209133372|
|Nintendo Switch Fortnight Bundle||GH₵ 2,700||0243244659|
|Converted Nintendo Switch With Dock Going for a Cool Price||GH₵ 1,800||0549456889|
|Nintendo Switch||GH₵ 1,550||0246970274|
|Nintendo Switch Pro Controller||GH₵ 550||0263125111|
Technical specifications & Features of the Nintendo Switch
|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 .66 lbs
(Approximately .88 lbs when Joy-Con controllers are attached)
Multi-touch capacitive touch screen / 6.2-inch LCD Screen / 1280 x 720
|CPU/GPU||NVIDIA Custom Tegra processor|
|Storage||32 GB of internal storage, a portion of which is reserved for use by the system. Users can easily expand storage space using microSDHC or microSDXC cards up to 2TB (sold separately).|
|Wireless||Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)(*)
(*In TV mode, Nintendo Switch systems can be connected with a wired LAN adapter – sold separately)
|Video output||Up to 1080p via HDMI in TV mode
Up to 720p via built-in screen in tabletop mode and handheld mode
|Audio output||Compatible with 5.1ch Linear PCM output
Output via HDMI connector in TV mode
|Buttons||Power button / Volume button|
|USB connector||USB Type-C
Used for charging or for connecting to the Nintendo Switch dock.
|Headphone/mic jack||3.5mm 4-pole stereo (CTIA standard)|
|Game card slot||Nintendo Switch game cards|
|microSD card slot||Compatible with microSD, microSDHC, and microSDXC memory cards *Once the microSDXC card is inserted, a system update will be necessary. An Internet connection is required to perform this system update.|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, gyroscope, and brightness sensor|
|Operating environment||41-95 degrees F / 20-80% humidity|
|Internal battery||Lithium-ion battery/4310mAh|
|Battery life||Approximately 4.5 – 9 hours
*The battery life will depend on the games you play. For instance, the battery will last approximately 5.5 hours for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
|Charging time||Approximately 3 hours
*When charging while the hardware is in sleep mode
Nintendo Switch Available Models
There are a couple of the Nintendo Switch models in the Ghanaian gaming space. View them below.
- Nintendo Switch (OLED Model)
- Nintendo Switch (Normal)
- Nintendo Switch Lite
What’s in the box?
A brand-new Nintendo Switch gaming console is likely to have the following accessories in the box.