Launching in March of 2017, the Nintendo Switch has been a runaway success for Nintendo – something the company so desperately needed after the disappointing Wii-U last generation. In the two and a half years since its release, we’ve seen millions of players flock to the hybrid system.
Now, in July 2019, the company has finally unveiled the console’s “Lite” version, having been rumored for months (this is the company that reinvented the 3DS on a near-constant basis, after all). The Nintendo Switch Lite is being marketed a smaller, lighter alternative to the original Nintendo Switch, with a focus on handheld gaming. But which console is right for you?