Nintendo Switch Price: Compare the best deals in Australia
Despite being Nintendo's second-fastest selling console in history, you can still find stock at a good price in Australia, if you know where to look.
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Nintendo Switch accessory deals
Updated 9 March 2017
Here's where you can find a hot deal on Joy-Cons, pro controllers and more.
Joy-Con (one controller)
Joy-Con pair (two controllers)
- Kogan: $119.00
- Ozgameshop: $144.99
- JB Hi-Fi: $119.00
- EB Games: $119.95
- Target: $99.00
- Big W: $99.00
- The Gamesmen: $119.95
It's also important to remember that US sales tax varies state by state and isn't included in the quoted price, whereas Australia's GST rate is 10% across the board (New Zealand is 15%) and the stated retail price has to include it. For example, once the Californian sales tax rate of 7.25% is added, Californians will pay around US$320 for the Switch, or roughly AUD$425. Similarly, without GST, the Switch would cost roughly AUD$427.23 in Australia. With tax factored into the equation, the prices are much closer, but not identical.
Nintendo Switch Price around the world
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Whether that's a good deal depends on your point of view. Consoles rarely get more expensive after launch, and with inflation factored in, this isn't a massively expensive console. Whether it's worthwhile will depend on your reaction to the hardware specs and launch titles; check out our full hands-on review to learn more.