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Blue and Purple versions of Nyko’s Switch Wireless Core Controller get release date

Amazon has put up listings for the Blue and Purple versions of the Nintendo Switch Wireless Core Controller, revealing a release date. According to the product pages, the new color variants are coming out on Sept. 17, 2019, in the U.S. region. If you are interested, you can pre-order the Core Controller with the following links from the online retailer: Blue Version and Purple Version. You can also check out Amazon’s product images, descriptions and features list below:

“Race, jump, shoot, run and more while feeling every bump and shot with Wireless Core Controller for Nintendo Switch. Wireless Core Controller is a full sized controller that provides a more ergonomic feel than with Joy-Cons alone. A Bluetooth connection provides a lag free response time and lets you to sit back at a comfortable distance to enjoy your favorite Switch games. The gyroscope provides compatibility for any games that support motion controls and the vibration allows you to feel all the action. An internal rechargeable battery provides up to 20 hours of playtime and is recharged by the included USB Type-C cable. The programmable turbo button allows any face buttons or triggers on the controller to have turbo functionality. Wireless Core Controller is the ideal hardware for those who want the most accurate controller, response and ergonomics for their Nintendo Switch. Please Note: Wireless Core Controller does not contain an NFC reader. *Wireless Core Controller must connected via a Type-C cable when being used on PC”


  • Full sized wireless controller with programmable turbo functionality
  • Provides a more ergonomic feel than with Joy-Cons alone
  • Easily syncs to the console
  • Features vibration and a gyroscope
  • Compatible with PC* and Android devices