The Switch's Pro Controller is a thing of beauty, but what isn't so beautiful is the price tag. It may be filled to the brim with gizmos and gadgets but it's still a tough pill to swallow. At a lower cost, however, you can invest in a more compact alternative from 8Bitdo, the first manufacturer to stick out a third-party controller for Nintendo's new hybrid.

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In the video above we take a closer look at the controller and see whether - given its lower price point - it's a worthwhile investment.