How Can I Make My Switch Charge Faster?

So the obvious choice is to power off your switch to charge it quicker.


Connect the charger directly into the switch.

It should charge it a bit faster while in sleep mode.

How do I make my Nintendo switch charge faster?

For effectively charging your device when in console mode, insert the original Nintendo Switch dock inside the device and let it remain connected with the T.V. You should be able to see the charging icon over the T.V and once it is full you can get back on wild gaming.

Can the switch fast charge?

The Switch does not support any fast charging standard. For charging there is no difference between these type of cables.

Why does the switch take so long to charge?

So to be clear, Nintendo’s fix for this is to force your screen to stay on in order to drain the battery after charging it fully. A dead console will apparently take three hours to charge, four hours to deplete, then you don’t touch it for thirty minutes.

How long does a switch take to charge?

approximately 3 hours

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

Safely Charge the Nintendo Switch. It is safe to charge the Nintendo Switch with a third party USB charger or power bank. There have been no confirmed reports of quality charger damaging a Switch console. There have been problems with third party docks.

Can I charge my switch with 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.