Question: Can I Charge My Switch In My Car?

Enjoy a full home-console experience anytime, anywhere with the Nintendo Switch Car Charger Adapter.

While away from home, Nintendo Switch can be charged by plugging the car charger adapter into the console’s USB Type-C connector.

Can I charge my Nintendo switch in the car?

You need a USB Power Delivery car charger. But there are a couple of different power profiles supported by the USB PD standard. So you need to have a charger which supports the higher power output profiles to be able to charge while playing.

Can I charge my switch with my phone charger?

There actually are simple It is not recommended, but technically doable. However, the Switch is designed to charge on a higher amperage than some phone chargers output, so depending on the charger, your Switch might charge slowly, or if you’re using it, continue to deplete, but at a slower rate.

How many volts does the switch need to charge?

15 volts

What can I use to charge my switch?

Connect the provided USB-C charging cable to an AC outlet, and to the USB-C port found in the back of the Switch’s dock.

  • Connect the charger (or AC adapter) to your Switch’s dock.
  • You can also charge the Joy-Con controllers by attaching them to the Switch while it’s charging.

Will any USB C work with Nintendo switch?

The Switch can connect to a USB-A power source by using a USB-C to USB-A cable. Such cables come with the Pro Controller and Joy-Con Charging Grip. It offers a slower charge, but Nintendo has suggested using USB-A power banks with the Switch. All USB PD is USB-C, but not all USB-C is USB PD.

Is it safe to charge a Nintendo switch with a phone charger?

It is not recommended, but technically doable. However, the Switch is designed to charge on a higher amperage than some phone chargers output, so depending on the charger, your Switch might charge slowly, or if you’re using it, continue to deplete, but at a slower rate.