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17 Awesome Products That'll Upgrade Your Nintendo Switch

Because your Nintendo Switch deserves the world.

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1. A dope set of steering wheel controllers to make you the unstoppable champion of Mario Kart — and every other racing game that exists.

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Promising Review: “I absolutely love these steering wheels. They are an awesome accessory to go along with your Switch!” —Amazon Customer

Get them from Amazon for $13.95.

2. A pair of tempered-glass screen protectors in case your precious system decides to test gravity like a Tetris block.

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Promising Review: “The set comes with two protectors, bubble remover, a cleaning cloth, wet wipes, and dry wipes for both screens. Installing it was super easy, and I had no air bubbles between the protector and glass when I finished. You don't even notice that it is on the console!” —David N

Get them from Amazon for $9.99. The set includes two screen protectors.

3. A colorful LED keyboard you can use to easily put fun messages over screenshots you take of your games — because typing with the Joy-Con sticks can be a pain.

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Promising Review: “The switches on this keyboard are very responsive and audible. I love the sound and the feel of typing on the keyboard. Each row features different colors and the quality is really good. The top where all the switches are mounted is aluminum, which you would normally only see on a more expensive keyboard.” —Alexandru

Get it from Amazon for $30.98+. Available in 87-key and 104-key options.

Watch a tutorial on using a USB keyboard with your Switch by Nintendo Life here.

4. A waterproof hardshell carrying case to hold your console, memory cards, and even your phone — because we know you won’t be answering calls during game time.

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Promising Review: “I bought this case so that I can toss my Switch into my bookbag without it getting damaged. The game holders are great. And I love that it has no branding on it. I’m incredibly happy with this case!” —Ryan B

Get it from Amazon for $14.98. Available in five colors.

5. A foldable playstand so you can charge your system without interrupting a minute of your favorite game.

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Promising Review: “This is a little handy item for using my Switch on the go. It's perfect to keep my Switch charged while at the office during my down time. It can be adjusted to three angles, and easily folds to fit into any bag or pocket.” —Jeremy Padilla

Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

6. A handy network adapter to prevent a weak internet connection from slowing down your Minecraft adventures.

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Promising Review: “I was getting horrible internet speed on my Switch, so I decided to give this LAN adapter a chance. All I had to do was plug it into my system and it was ready! The best part is that it fit in the USB located inside the dock, so it looks very clean and hidden, as well!” —Silver

Get it from Amazon for $13.99+. Available in three colors.

7. A lightweight anti-scratch hard-back case you can count on to keep your Switch looking like perfection.

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Promising Review: “This cover is very simple to place on your Switch and offers some good scratch protection. It works very well if you plan to travel with your system or will be using it as a handheld device awhile.” —Kevin Morris

Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

8. A headrest mount to keep your kids occupied — and hopefully quiet — on your next road trip.

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Promising Review: “This headrest mount is a great device for children during long car rides or those occasions you're stuck in a car for hours with nothing to do. The mount is made of a sturdy plastic that can take heavy use. I was able to tighten the brace all the way down on the headrest bars without fear of damaging it. I also really like how the bottom part folds out and pushes against the seat, reducing vibration or movement while the car is in motion. In fact, other than hard turns or potholes, there's very little movement from the mount at all. The mount also extends much larger than the size of the Nintendo Switch, allowing for an iPad or Samsung tablet to fit inside it perfectly.” —Anthony

Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

9. A comfortable pair of wireless bluetooth headphones, so you can finally end that battle with your earbud wires.

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Promising Review: “I ordered these a couple of days ago. Before they arrived, I received a nice email from the Tao Tronics Team with instructions for pairing and contact info if I needed further help. So far, they are so great! They paired with my phone immediately, despite my Bluetooth also being used for a fitness tracker. They're comfortable and the sound is great -- a very nice balance with a rich sound and just enough bass.” —Amazon Customer

Get them from Amazon for $25.99.

10. A spacious travel bag to make sure your Switch is safe and secure during your next getaway.

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Promising Review: “This bag can fit the Switch dock, all the cables, screen, my Joy-Con sticks, a pro controller, and two grips. It also has room for games, with a little room to spare without being bulky.” —Kelsey Gann

Get it from Amazon for $23.80.

11. Or a super stylish travel backpack so you can tote your switch around every damn day.

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Promising Review: “This bookbag has no loose threads and the zippers work very smoothly. I loaded it up with four Joy-Cons, a pro controller, a car charger, wall charger, dock, my Switch, two games, a rechargeable battery pack, earbuds, 4 Joy-Con wrist straps, an HDMI cable, and even a seven-inch tablet with no issues!” —Geoffrey D Scott

Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

12. A portable charging bank to give your Switch an extra dose of power when it seems it may have reached its end — a gaming crisis we all want to avoid.

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Promising Review: "I have the 16750mAh model and use it with a USB-C cable for my Switch. I've been playing Zelda for three hours, my Switch is at 100%, and the charger is at 60%. Assuming the drain rate stays the same — at about 40% per three hours — this charger should provide an additional eight and a half hours of play time. And this is on top of the Switch’s ability to play Zelda on a full charge for about three hours!” —Justin

Get it from Amazon for $34.99.

13. A set of silicone Joy-Con controller covers to make sure your buttons, thumb sticks, and triggers never look raggedy.

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Promising Review: “These covers fit my Switch controller perfectly and are extremely comfortable. I now use them as a permanent solution to keep my Joy-Con controllers clean and in good condition.” —Carlos Silva

Get them from Amazon for $9.99. Available in two colors.

14. A sleek wall mount to store your beloved Switch in the coolest way possible.

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Promising Review: “This product is a must-have if you do not have a place to safely put your Switch on your TV stand, or if you want to hang it beside a wall-mounted TV. The holders were easy to mount to the wall, with them going up in just three steps. It comes with an instruction manual, two high-quality screws, and two drywall anchors. I installed it within five minutes. The actual mount is steel and it matches the dock color, so it looks sleek and smooth. The dock fits great, and it can't be knocked out of place because of the design of the mount.” —Tony Stemen

Get it from Amazon for $34.99 or HideIt for $34.99.

15. A tool kit that includes magnetized screwdrivers so you’ll never misplace one of those tiny screws again.

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Promising Review: “This kit is ideal for taking consoles and games apart to clean or fix them. I have used it multiple times already to repair various systems and games. If your’re looking for a kit to work on gaming products, this is an affordable option from a great company.” —Robert Tafoya

Get it from Amazon for $12.

16. An aluminum tripod stand for a handsome way to free up your hands while using your Switch at work or home.

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Promising Review: “This tripod is affordable and compact. While it doesn't offer enough clearance for a USB-C charger in the upright position, you can play and charge with it laid down flatter. I just charge my Switch upside down on this when I’m not playing it while away from my dock.” —Romkslrqusz

Get if from Amazon for $9.99.

17. And an epic set of Zelda skins for your Switch and dock so you can remind everyone who’s the greatest Hylian of them all.

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Promising Review: “I’m a huge fan of Zelda. So when I saw these skins, I had to pick them up. Installing them was super easy. You just need to clean the device prior to applying and be sure to take your time. The set includes joystick covers that add some extra grip to the system.” —B. A. Wright

Get them from Amazon for $32.53 or GameStop for $24.99. (The set includes matte skins for the Switch console and dock and two rubber thumb caps.)

The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.