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It’s beginning to look a lot like Black Friday season, because notable products are starting to go on sale. Yesterday, for example, the Apple Watch Series 3 dipped to an all-time-low $189, and today there’s a Nintendo Switch deal: For a limited time, and while supplies last, Amazon has the 2nd-generation Nintendo Switch with Blue/Red Joy-Con for $274.99. That’s after clipping the on-page $24.01-off coupon, which you should see right below the price.

Although I’ve seen the Switch for less in the past, this is one of the biggest discounts yet on the updated (aka “V2”) model, which was released just a few months ago and promises better battery life. If you intend to hold out for a better deal, which is entirely possible as we get closer to the holidays, make sure to look for model number “HAC-001(-01).”

The Switch remains one of the most sought-after gaming systems on the planet (though the new Switch Lite is certainly earning fans as well). CNET called it “pure fun on a big-screen TV or on the go” and awarded it an 8.5/10 rating. Read the full Nintendo Switch review to learn more.

While you’re at it, check out the 30 best games for the Switch and 9 tips and tricks for getting started on the Switch.

Note: Originally published earlier this year. Updated to reflect new sale prices and/or availability. Removed expired bonus deals.  

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