Powering the Nintendo Switch takes a tremendous amount of energy, which can run out the system's battery fast. If you're not playing while connected to your dock, these accessories can extend your gaming time and keep you from losing data.
If you want a more conventional gaming controller for your Switch and don't want to spend more on the Pro Controller, you do have other options. Here are my favorite third-party controllers for Nintendo Switch.
The Nintendo Switch comes with Bluetooth and a standard 3.5mm audio jack, so there are a ton of options for great sound while you’re lugging your Switch around. Here are some of our favorite headphones that you can use with your Switch.
Nintendo is the champion of weird controllers that don't seem like they would work until you hold them. For Switch owners, that decision has interesting consequences. Here's our breakdown between the Joy-Con versus the Pro Controller.