The Nintendo Switch has been a revolution in today’s games space, but its far from perfect. Below we have some essential accessories that you will need. These accessories will not only enhance your gaming experience but also provide protection for all your crucial components of your entire Nintendo Switch device.
The Nintendo Labo is Nintendos newest and most fun accessories kits for the Nintendo Switch. These amazing kits provide a new line of cardboard build, play and discover experiences. Labo is aimed at those who are young or young at heart. There are two types of Labo kits available, one is a variety kit that allows you make 5 different kind accessories and the other kit lets you make a robot backpack.
Each kit starts out as cardboard sheets complete with perforated patterns that made them easy to identify and construct. The Nintendo Switch itself also serves as a detailed interactive guidebook that allows you to tap through a step by step instruction manual as you assemble your cardboard creations.
Priced From $10USD
Consumers have been complaining about how easy the screen of the tablet scratches especially by the hard surface of the dock. Because you will be putting your Switch into the dock over and over you will always run the risk of damaging the screen and the same thing applies for when you’re taking the Switch with you on the go. So don’t fall victim like so many other Switch owners, get a screen protector.
Priced From $69USD
Similar to the PS4 and XBox One controllers, the Pro-controller is more of a traditional controller than the new Joy-Con and it’s more comfortable to use especially with more traditional games. The price tag is a bit pricey but it has a lot of technology packed inside like, HD Rumble, Motion Control and NFC Reader built-in for Amiibo compatibility and a USB Type-C to USB Type-A charging cable.
Micro SD Card
Priced From $19USD
The Nintendo switch only has a 32GB of internal storage and the Switch itself takes up 6GB of that 32GB so in reality, you on have access to 26GB of storage. That’s not a lot of storage to download games, in fact, some launched games won’t even fit on the storage of the Nintendo Switch. Of course, you can buy cartridges for every game but when you start downloading Apps & Games you’re gonna want a Micro SD Card anyways.
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Priced From $45USD
Remember, the Switch is a mobile device so the battery will die, especially when you’re doing 720p high definition gaming and on average so far the Switch only delivers 3 and a half hours of battery life under intense gaming. So when you’re on the go don’t let the anxiety of your Switch battery dying to affect your gaming enjoyment.
Travel and Storage Case
Priced From $26USD
With the Switches mobility you’re going to be carrying it around with you a lot and putting it in your bag, backpack or in some cases, your pocket isn’t the best or safest option especially if you’re bringing your dock along for the ride. This Travel and Storage Case has enough space to fit your dock, controllers and all your accessories and it will keep them safe and secure during your travels.
Priced From $48USD
If the case above it a bit too large for your tastes this awesome case has a protective hard shell that will keep your device and accessories well protected. It has slots to store up to 8 games and a pouch for your cables and Joy-Con. What makes this case stand out from all the rest is that it will charge up your Switch whenever it’s inside the case. This protective case has an 8000mAh charger that’s capable of charging your Switch 1.5 times. If your a big Switch player that always takes advantage of its portability, this case is a must-have.
PDP Light Up Dock Shield
Priced From $19USD
The PDP Light Up Dock Shield gives you the flexibility to add a bit of customization to the look of your dock with an LED lighting display. There are also interchangeable plates that are inspired by game titles like The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario Odyssey. Your able to customize them with an LED lighting display that has 17 different color options and effect settings.
Priced From $16USD
If you’re the kinda person that carries around your Switch everywhere, a multi-angle stand will always come in handy especially if you like to play multiplayer games with your friends and family. We all know how limited the built-in kickstand is on the Nintendo Switch, your not even able to charge your Switch while you’re using the kickstand because the charging port is located at the bottom. This Multi-Angle stand allows you to play your favorite multiplayer games while plugged in and changing no matter where you are. The stand is extremely light and very easy to carry around and is able to flex and adjust to just about any angle or position you can think off.
Priced From $39USD
If you’re looking to keep your Switch powered up while your gaming on the go but you’re looking to avoid cables and a bulky power Bank. This Attachable Battery Pack is what you need. It simply clamps directly onto your Switch to give you an additional 6 hours of gameplay.
Nintendo Switch Hard Case
Priced From $17USD
It’s always a good idea to get a hard shell case for any handheld game console and the Switch with its delicate touch screen is no different. This hard shell case from Mumda will provide an additional layer of protection against drops and scratches and will also provide some extra grip for those gamers with slippery hands.
Priced From $12USD
Because some games will require you to turn your Joy-Con on its side and use it as a conventional controller it might be a bit too small to grip for some. So getting a Joy-Con Grip will be a welcome addition. These accessories will add some size to each Joy-Con and make them feel more like conventional controllers.
Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Dock
Priced From $22USD
This impressive device will provide a much more simple and convenient way to recharge your Joy-Con controllers instead of having to be constantly clipping them back onto the system. This Power A Joy-Con Charging Dock is capable of charging up to four Joy-Con controllers at once, just simply slide them into place and you’re on your way. There are LED indicators at the top which will show the power in each controller. The charging dock will fully charge a controller with zero battery life in 5-6 hours. The Power A Charging Dock is an officially licensed Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Dock.
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