The newest variety of the Nintendo Switch Lite will hit stores in May
Nintendo has unveiled a brand new color for its line of Nintendo Switch Lite consoles.
The new blue color variation will be available in stores on May 21 and will retail at the usual Switch Lite MSRP of $199.99.
Nintendo noted that the new color variant releases on the same day as the upcoming Miitopia game.
Nintendo made the announcement official this morning via a tweet, which you can see below.
The Nintendo Switch Lite, which features a smaller size than the original Switch, non-detachable Joy-Con controls and does not have the ability to be docked for TV output, was originally released on Sept. 20, 2019.
It is currently available in yellow, gray, turquoise and coral pink.
If you’re unfamiliar with the Switch Lite, here is the official description of the console from Nintendo’s website:
“Nintendo Switch Lite is a compact, lightweight Nintendo Switch system dedicated to handheld play. With a built-in +Control Pad and a sleek, unibody design, it’s great for on-the-go gaming. Nintendo Switch Lite is compatible with the robust library of Nintendo Switch games that support handheld mode. If you’re looking for a gaming system all your own, Nintendo Switch Lite is ready to hit the road whenever you are. Includes: Nintendo Switch Lite system and Nintendo Switch AC adapter.”