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What Services Can I Use with a Nintendo Switch Online Membership?

A Nintendo Switch Online membership provides access to many online services on Nintendo Switch. You can choose from an individual membership (for 1 Nintendo Account) or a family membership - which provides the service to everyone in a Nintendo Account family group (up to 8 members total).

Features Family Membership Individual Membership No Nintendo Switch Online Membership
Online Play Yes Yes Available in a small number of titles
Voice Chat via Nintendo Switch Online app Yes (age 13+ only) Yes (age 13+ only) No
Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online Yes Yes No
Save Data Cloud Yes Yes No
Exclusive Offers for Members Yes Yes No
Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch Yes Yes Yes
Other Online Functionality (Friend Registration, Parental Controls, Software & System Updates) Yes Yes Yes
Age-Based Purchasing Restrictions Yes (ages 18+ only) No N/A
Maximum Number of Users 8 1 N/A
Free Trial No Yes (7 days) N/A