With the Nintendo Switch OLED model set for release on 8 October, Nintendo has dropped the price of the original Switch in the UK and Europe by £20/€30.

The ever-popular console that skyrocketed in demand over the pandemic originally cost £279.99 in the UK and €329.99 in Europe. Now, prices have dropped to £259 and €299.99, respectively, making the original Switch a more affordable mid-range option between the Switch Lite (£199.99/€219.99) and the Switch OLED model (£309.99/€365).

Right now, you can buy the Switch with reduced pricing directly from the Nintendo Store. Other UK retailers offering the reduced price include:

Prices remain the same in the US, where the console costs $299.99. See current Switch prices across top retailers below:

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Price comparison from over 24,000 stores worldwide

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