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Nintendo isn’t officially upgrading recently bought Switch consoles

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The slightly refreshed Nintendo Switch is now officially available, but reports that Nintendo is handing out free hardware upgrades aren’t accurate. 

The newly released Switch is the same device that launched back in 2017, only this one sports an updated CPU that’s more efficient, resulting in improved battery life. Both versions of the console are on shelves now, and a Friday report from Polygon had suggested that Nintendo was giving people who recently purchased the older version a free…

Nintendo isn’t officially upgrading recently bought Switch consoles

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The slightly refreshed Nintendo Switch is now officially available, but reports that Nintendo is handing out free hardware upgrades aren’t accurate. 

The newly released Switch is the same device that launched back in 2017, only this one sports an updated CPU that’s more efficient, resulting in improved battery life. Both versions of the console are on shelves now, and a Friday report from Polygon had suggested that Nintendo was giving people who recently purchased the older version a free…

Nintendo isn’t officially upgrading recently bought Switch consoles

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The slightly refreshed Nintendo Switch is now officially available, but reports that Nintendo is handing out free hardware upgrades aren’t accurate. 

The newly released Switch is the same device that launched back in 2017, only this one sports an updated CPU that’s more efficient, resulting in improved battery life. Both versions of the console are on shelves now, and a Friday report from Polygon had suggested that Nintendo was giving people who recently purchased the older version a free…

Prime members: Pre-order ‘Pokemon Sword’ and get a $10 Amazon credit

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TL;DR: One of the first Pokémon games to come to a home console, Pokémon Sword, can be pre-ordered for $59.99, and Prime members get a $10 Amazon credit.


Greetings from the Galar Region, y’all.

A new trailer for Pokémon Sword and Shield was released on Aug. 7, featuring new Galarian forms of Pokémon like Weezing, Zigzagoon, and Morpeko (Full Belly Mode and Hangry Mode, to be clear).

Your wait for the Nov. 15 release of both versions of the game isn’t over yet, but it just got easier:…

Bose QuietComfort 25, KitchenAid, Google Home Hub, and more deals for Aug. 6

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If you are looking for some new headphones, you have come to the right place. There are several Bose headphones on sale. You can get the Bose QuietComfort 25 acoustic noise cancelling headphones for 35% off the retail price at Amazon. If you want to go all out, the Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II headphones are going for $237.95 at Rakuten when you add coupon code SAVE15 at checkout. If you are looking for some in-ear headphones, then the Bose SoundSport in-ear headphones and for only $39,…

Bose QuietComfort 25, KitchenAid, Google Home Hub, and more deals for Aug. 6

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If you are looking for some new headphones, you have come to the right place. There are several Bose headphones on sale. You can get the Bose QuietComfort 25 acoustic noise cancelling headphones for 35% off the retail price at Amazon. If you want to go all out, the Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II headphones are going for $237.95 at Rakuten when you add coupon code SAVE15 at checkout. If you are looking for some in-ear headphones, then the Bose SoundSport in-ear headphones and for only $39,…

Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders are now live

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TL;DR: The ultra-portable Nintendo Switch Lite is the newest iteration of the handheld console that changed it all, and you can pre-order yours now for $199.99.


The Nintendo Switch was the console that changed handheld gaming forever. A small, portable device that could support huge games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on-the-go? One that you could place on a dock and seamlessly transfer your gameplay to your home TV screen without having to even pause what you’re doing?…

The Nintendo Switch Lite is available to pre-order for under £200 on Amazon

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TL;DR: Pre-order the handheld Nintendo Switch Lite for £199.99 on Amazon, ready for the Sept. 20 release date.


If you’re a Nintendo fan, you’ve probably heard about the Nintendo Switch Lite. Actually, if you’re a gaming fan, you’ll have probably heard about it. OK, it’s Nintendo, everyone has heard about it.

The Nintendo Switch Lite has a lighter and smaller frame featuring a 5.5-inch touchscreen. It does away with the detachable Joy-Con controllers and HD Rumble, and there’s an actual…

Nintendo beefs up Nintendo Switch battery life with improved model

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Nintendo revealed an improved model of the Nintendo Switch Wednesday that includes a decent bump in battery life, allowing for 4.5 – 9 hours of play compared to the original model’s 2.5 – 6.5 hour range.

The improved Nintendo Switch model is identical to the current standard Switch model except for its insides, so it doesn’t have a fancy new name or anything like that. If anything, the new models will quietly phase out the old models, and most people won’t even notice.

If you’re in the…

Get a Nintendo Switch and a £30 Nintendo eShop voucher for under £280 on Amazon

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TL;DR: The versatile Nintendo Switch is available for £279 on Amazon, and comes with a £30 Nintendo eShop voucher.


We know it’s not Prime Day yet, but Amazon is already posting early Prime Day deals, so we are left with no choice but to discuss the big event. Get over it.

There are already a lot of deals to consider, and we still have a few days before Prime Day officially starts on July 15. We only expect things to get more frantic over the weekend, so it’s nice when a deal is presented…