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Nintendo could reportedly be dropping the price of base Nintendo Switch models next week

Early reports show that Nintendo might be slashing prices for the original Nintendo Switch console models as early as next week. According to French deal tracking website Nintend’Alerts, Nintendo could be dropping the original Switch variant’s price from the standard $299 to as little as $249 on Sept. 13. There has been no confirmation from Nintendo that this price cut is coming, although it lines up with previous decisions from the company in years past as we approach the launch of the Nintendo Switch OLED on Oct. 8.  Related: Hands-on: The