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.

Device Price Contact
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
Price List of Nintendo Switch

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)(*)
Bluetooth 4.1
(*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
Speakers Stereo
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.


  • Francis Amoah Nuako

    Francis Amoah Nuako, professionally known as PC Boss, is a Ghanaian blogger and SEO expert. He is the founder of PC Boss Online, a tech blog that publishes technology-related articles primarily for Ghanaian audiences. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSc Nursing) and a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSc Information Technology) from the University of Health and Allied Sciences and Ghana Communication Technology University, respectively.

Post update on April 18, 2022