How Do You Trade In An Old Switch For A New One?

Can you trade in your old switch for a new one?

(Update) Nintendo allowing trade-ins of older Switch models bought after announcement of new one.

According to multiple sources, Nintendo of America is allowing anyone that purchased the older Switch model after July 17, 2019, to trade-in their unit for the upgraded one with better battery life.

How much can I trade in my switch for?

Assuming you no longer need your original Switch, you can trade in the launch model for $225, up from the usual $200, as part of a limited-time deal at GameStop stores.

How do I trade in my Nintendo switch?

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How much will GameStop give for a switch?

$200 of credit may seem quite generous, but then GameStop sells pre-owned Switch consoles for $279.99, so it’s an instant $80 of profit on re-sale. You also have to consider how much a new Switch console costs. The standard Switch is $299.99, where as the bundles vary in price depending on the game.