Chargers for the Nintendo Switch

USB-C Chargers | USB-A Chargers | Multi-port Chargers


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USB-C Chargers
ChargerSpeed RatingSafety RatingOutputCableTravel FriendlyAlso Good ForNotes
Anker PowerPort Speed 1 USB-C Port, 60WSuperb★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/3ANoneYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15” laptop (USB-C)
Black Web AC Power Adapter for Nintendo SwitchSuperb★★★☆☆5V/1.5A, 15V/2.6ABuilt-in, 6 foot/1.8 meterNoNintendo Switch, Most USB-C PD Power BanksWalmart exclusive
Dell 45W Type-C AdapterSuperb★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25ABuilt-in, 6 foot/1.8 meterNoPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, Dell laptops (USB-C)Includes a 3.6 foot/1.1 meter power cord, making total length over 9 feet/2.8 meters
Google 45W USB-C Power AdapterSuperb★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25AUSB-C, 6.5 foot/2 meterYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15” Laptop (USB-C)Cable connector points down instead of out
Inateck 45W PD USB-C Wall ChargerSuperb★★★★☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25AUSB-C, 6.6 foot/2 meterYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 13” laptop (USB-C)
Inateck 60W PD USB-C Wall ChargerSuperb★★★★☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/3AUSB-C, 6.6 foot/2 meterYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15” laptop (USB-C)Review
Monoprice Obsidian USB Type-C Wall Charger, 45WSuperb★★★★☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25ANoneYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15” Laptop (USB-C)USB-IF Certified
Nekteck USB Type-C Wall Charger 45W PDSuperb★★★★☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25ABuilt-in, 6 foot/1.8 meterNoPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15" Laptop (USB-C)USB-IF Certified
Nintendo Switch AC AdapterSuperb★★★★★5V/1.5A, 15V/2.6ABuilt-in, 5 foot/1.5 meterNoNintendo Switch, Most USB-C PD Power BanksNintendo Licensed

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ZMi PowerPlug Turbo USB-C PD Power AdapterSuperb★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25AUSB-C, 5 foot/1.5 meterYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 15" Laptop (USB-C)Review
Anker PowerPort Speed 1 USB-C PortGreat★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15A/2A, 20V/1.5ANoneYesPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 12" Laptop (USB-C)Nathan K approved
Apple 29W USB-C Power AdapterGreat★★★☆☆5V/1.5A, 15V/2ANoneYesPower Bank, MacBook 12"Replaced by 30W version
Apple 30W USB-C Power AdapterGreat★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5ANoneYesiPhone, iPad Pro, Power Bank, MacBook 12"
Apple 61W USB-C Power AdapterGreat★★★☆☆5V/2.4A, 9V/3A, 20V/3ANoneYesiPhone, iPad, MacBook Pro 13”
Google 18W USB-C Power AdapterGreat★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/2AUSB-C, 3.3 feet/1 meterNoGoogle Pixel
Ugreen USB Type-C 30W Wall ChargerGreat★★★☆☆5V/3A, 9V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5ANoneNoPhone, Tablet, Power Bank, 12" Laptop (USB-C)Will not fast charge iPhone
AmazonBasics Single Voltage AC Charger for Nintendo SwitchGood★★★☆☆5V/3ABuilt-in, 6 foot/1.8 meterNoPhone, Tablet (USB-C)

USB-A Chargers
ChargerSpeed RatingSafety RatingOutputCableTravel FriendlyAlso Good ForNotes
Apple 12W USB Power AdapterGood★★★★☆5V/2.4ANoneYesiPhone, iPadOnly known single port USB-A charger rated as Good.
Anker PowerPort Elite 2 PortsGood Enough★★★★☆5V/2.4ANoneYesPhone, TabletTwo USB-A ports
Aukey Turbo ChargerGood Enough★★★★☆5V/2.4A & QC 3.0NoneNoPhone, Tablet
Aukey Dual Port Turbo ChargerGood Enough★★★★☆5V/2.4A & QC 3.0NoneNoPhone, TabletTwo USB-A ports

Multi-port USB-C & USB-A Chargers
ChargerSpeed RatingSafety RatingNumber of PortsUSB-C OutputUSB-A OutputCableAlso Good ForNotes
AUKEY PA-Y10 Amp 46W PD Wall ChargerSuperb★★★☆☆25V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.3A5V/2.1ANonePhone, Tablet, 15" Laptop
Dell 45W USB-C Power Adapter PlusSuperb★★★☆☆25V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25A5V/1ABuilt-in USB-C, 6 foot/1.8 meterPhone, Dell laptops (USB-C)Includes a 3.6 foot/1.1meter power cord, making total length over 9 feet/2.8 meters
Monoprice 39W Dual USB Wall ChargerSuperb★★★★☆25V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2.6A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopUSB-IF Certified, Travel friendly
Anker PowerPort II USB-C ChargerGreat★★★☆☆25V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 12” LaptopTravel friendly

Review
Obsidian Series 3-Port USB-C Wall ChargerGood★★★☆☆35V/3A5V/2.4ANonePhone, TabletTravel friendly
Monoprice 60W 4-Port USB Smart ChargerSuperb★★★★☆45V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/3A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 15" LaptopUSB-IF Certified
Nekteck 4-port 72W USB ChargerSuperb★★★★☆45V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/3A5V/2.4AUSB-C, 3 foot/0.9 meter, USB-IF certifiedPhone, Tablet, 15" LaptopUSB-IF Certified
RAVPower 60W USB-C PD Wall ChargerSuperb★★★☆☆55V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2.25A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 13" Laptop
Anker PowerPort+ 5 Ports USB-CGreat★★★☆☆55V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopOlder model, same specs but different look
Anker PowerPort Speed PD 5Great★★★☆☆55V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopNewer model, same specs but different look
RAVPower 6-Port USB-C Wall ChargerGood★★★☆☆65V/3A5V/2.4ANonePhone, Tablet

Not sure what to get? Check out Charger Buying Guide.

Concerned about safely charging your Switch? Check out Safely Charging the Switch.

Wonder why all these numbers matter? Check out How Switch Charging Works.

QC 2.0 & 3.0 = Supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge. Useful if your phone supports Quick Charge, otherwise disregard. Switch does not support Quick Charge.

Travel Friendly = Small and light, removable cable, prongs fold in.

Check your laptop’s power requirements before buying a charger for both it and the Switch.

About USB-IF Certification.