The new version of the Nintendo Switch with improved battery life HAC-001(-01) is out and available to purchase now for $299.99. The one below comes with gray Joy-Cons, but you can also check out the neon Joy-Con version.
- New Nintendo Switch Gray Model HAC-001(-01) – Get it on Amazon for $299.99
What Makes the New Nintendo Switch Different?
The Nintendo Switch HAC-001(-01) boasts between 4.5 to 9 hours of battery life, whereas the original Nintendo Switch could only run for about 2.5 to 6.5 hours, according to Nintendo. This is the main difference between the new Nintendo Switch and the original, but if you want to know more, check out our guide to the new Nintendo Switch, which also details some surface-level packaging differences and where you can find the model number on the hardware itself.