Voice chat

With the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app, enjoy voice chat with other players in compatible online games.

Open the app while playing compatible games to voice chat with your friends as you play.

Users must be aged 13 or above and have a Nintendo Account in order to use this service.

Devices using iOS 9.0 or later are supported.

Devices using Android 4.4 or later are supported.


Compatible with games such as Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Special features for compatible games

Some games have enhanced features with the app. For example, in Splatoon 2, you can use SplatNet 2 to see your online battle stats, share them on social media, and order new gear to use in-game.

While the Nintendo Switch Online app supports the above operating systems, it does not guarantee compatibility with all devices using these OS versions.

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A compatible smartphone or tablet and internet connection required to use the Nintendo Switch Online app. Data charges may apply.

A Nintendo Account and active Nintendo Switch Online paid membership is required to use the service. The service cannot be used by account users who are under 13 years old. To set restrictions for the Nintendo Switch Online app, please refer to your smartphone or tablet settings. The Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app does not include settings for the Nintendo Switch Online app.