Category: Gear

  • Can you download games on Nintendo Switch Lite?

    Can you download games on Nintendo Switch Lite?

    Yes, you can download digital Switch games and their downloadable content (DLCs) from the Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch Lite.  All you need is to set up a Nintendo Account so that you can buy games from the eShop, or download demos for games that you wish to try out.  Can you download games…

  • Can Nintendo Switch Lite play online?

    Yes.  This is a commonly asked question that I get from folks who see me having fun on my Nintendo Switch Lite.  The short answer is: Yes, you can play online with the Switch Lite.  In fact, I was playing Animal Crossing with friends I’d met on Reddit during the pandemic, all on my Switch…

  • Does the Switch Lite have Bluetooth capabilities?

    Does the Switch Lite have Bluetooth capabilities?

    Yes!  As of the 13.0.0 update that took place in Sep 2021, you have the Bluetooth Audio option.  So yes, if you’re still wondering, you can use Bluetooth on the Nintendo Switch Lite (and the Nintendo Switch too). If you’re getting a pre-own Nintendo Switch Lite and are unsure, you can ask the seller to…

  • Can Nintendo Switch Lite play all games?

    Can Nintendo Switch Lite play all games?

    If you’ve read my comparison between the Nintendo Switch Oled and Nintendo Switch Lite, you’ll probably know that I took the path less chosen with the Switch Lite.  The next most common question that I get when we have the debate of which Nintendo Switch is the best is; “Can the Nintendo Switch Lite even…

  • Nintendo Switch Online vs Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack

    Nintendo Switch Online vs Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack

    The key difference between the Nintendo Switch Online and the Nintendo Switch Online with Expansion Pack is that you get access to a wider range of games from the Sega Genesis, N64, Game Boy and Game Boy Advance libraries as well as DLCs from Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.…

  • Nintendo Switch Oled vs Switch Lite

    Nintendo Switch Oled vs Switch Lite

    While Nintendo is rumored to be working on the next iteration of the Switch, you may be thinking of getting one now to enjoy all the RPGs and the new Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.  In a nutshell, the main difference between the Nintendo Switch OLED and Nintendo Switch Lite is that the…