Nintendo Switch will launch globally on March 3, 2017 for $299.99 USD and 29,980 yen. This announcement came during Nintendo’s Switch Presentation.
For context, PlayStation 4 currently starts at $299, PlayStation 4 Pro starts at $399, and Xbox One starts at $249.
Nintendo’s Wii U launched back in November 2012, with two separate SKUs that cost $299 and $349 respectively. Likewise, the Nintendo 3DS launched back in early 2011 for $299. For a full look at how Switch’s price stacks up historically, take a look at our feature comparing what consoles cost at launch over the past 35 years.
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