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How to Identify Nintendo Switch Consoles With Improved Battery Life

Nintendo Switch consoles with improved battery life can be identified by the packaging:

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Nintendo Switch (Neon blue/Neon red) with improved battery life

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Nintendo Switch (Grey) with improved battery life

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Nintendo Switch (Neon blue/Neon red)

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Nintendo Switch (Grey)

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Please check the device’s serial number, which you can find on a sticker visible in the window on the bottom of the package as well as on the bottom of the Nintendo Switch console.

  • A serial number beginning with “XK” indicates a Nintendo Switch model with improved battery life.