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 ConsoleGH₵ 2,3000245828170
Nintendo Switch (Brand New )GH₵ 1,8500543776522
Nintendo Switch With 3 Games Cartridges ( Limited Edition)GH₵ 2,0000209133372
Nintendo Switch ConsoleGH₵ 1,9000246928999
Brand New Nintendo SwitchGH₵ 2,6000209133372
Nintendo Switch Joy ConsGH₵ 4500555931878
Brand New Nintendo Switch LiteGH₵ 1,7500209133372
Nintendo Switch Fortnight BundleGH₵ 2,7000243244659
Converted Nintendo Switch With Dock Going for a Cool PriceGH₵ 1,8000549456889
Nintendo SwitchGH₵ 1,5500246970274
Nintendo Switch Pro ControllerGH₵ 5500263125111
Price List of Nintendo Switch

Technical specifications & Features of the Nintendo Switch

SizeApproximately 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
WeightApproximately .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/GPUNVIDIA Custom Tegra processor
Storage32 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).
WirelessWi-Fi (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)(*)
Bluetooth 4.1
(*In TV mode, Nintendo Switch systems can be connected with a wired LAN adapter – sold separately)
Video outputUp to 1080p via HDMI in TV mode
Up to 720p via built-in screen in tabletop mode and handheld mode
Audio outputCompatible with 5.1ch Linear PCM output
Output via HDMI connector in TV mode
ButtonsPower button / Volume button
USB connectorUSB Type-C
Used for charging or for connecting to the Nintendo Switch dock.
Headphone/mic jack3.5mm 4-pole stereo (CTIA standard)
Game card slotNintendo Switch game cards
microSD card slotCompatible 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.
SensorAccelerometer, gyroscope, and brightness sensor
Operating environment41-95 degrees F / 20-80% humidity
Internal batteryLithium-ion battery/4310mAh
Battery lifeApproximately 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 timeApproximately 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.