Power Banks for the Nintendo Switch

USB-C Power Banks | USB-A Power Banks


USB-C Power Banks
ChargerSpeed RatingSafety RatingCapacitySwitch ChargesUSB-C OutputUSB-A OutputUSB-C InputUSB-C CableAlso Good ForNotes
AUKEY PB-Y13 10000 USB-C PDGreat★★★☆☆10,000mAh0.7x5V/3A, 9V/2A, 12V/1.5A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/1.5A, 9V/2AC-to-A onlyPhone, TabletRequires a 9V/2A charger to recharge quickly
AUKEY PB-Y12 10000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/3A5V/2.1A5V/3ANonePhone, Tablet
eeco 10000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/3A5V/3A & QC 3.05V/2ANonePhone, Tablet
RAVPower 10000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3ANonePhone, TabletDual input micro-USB and USB-C for faster recharge of power bank
Tronsmart Presto 10400 Type-CGood★★★☆☆10,400mAh1.7x5V/3A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3AC-to-A onlyPhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore 13400 Nintendo Switch EditionGreat★★★★★13,400mAh1.7x5V/3A, 9V/2.5A, 15V/1.5A5V/1.5A5V/3A, 9V/2.5A, 15V/1.4A, 20V/1AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopNintendo Licensed

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ZMi QB820Superb★★★☆☆20,000mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/2AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 15" LaptopUSB hub function for laptops

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Anker PowerCore Speed 20000 PDGreat★★★☆☆20,000mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/2.6A, 15V/1.6A5V/2A5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5AIncludedPhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore Speed 20000 PD w/PowerPort Speed 1 USB-CGreat★★★☆☆20,000mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/2.6A, 15V/1.6A5V/2A5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5AIncludedPhone, TabletIncludes Anker PowerPort Speed 1 USB-C Port wall charger
Anker PowerCore 20100 Nintendo Switch EditionGreat★★★★★20,100mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/2.6A, 15V/1.6A5V/2A5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopNintendo Licensed

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AUKEY PB-Y20 USB-C PDGreat★★★☆☆20,000mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/2A5V/2.4A5V/1.5A, 9V/2AC-to-A onlyPhone, TabletRequires a 9V/2A charger to recharge quickly
RAVPower 20100 USB-C PDGreat★★★☆☆20,100mAh2.5x5V/3A, 9V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 12" Laptop
Anker PowerCore+ 20100 USB-CGood★★★☆☆20,100mAh3x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3AIncludedPhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore+ 20100 USB-C w/PowerPort Speed 1 USB-CGood★★★☆☆20,100mAh3x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3AIncludedPhone, TabletIncludes Anker PowerPort Speed 1 USB-C Port wall charger
AUKEY PB-Y14 20000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆20,000mAh3x5V/3A5V/3A5V/3ANonePhone, TabletCan be recharged via Lightning connection (slower than USB-C)
RAVPower 20100 USB-CGood★★★☆☆20,100mAh3x5V/3A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3ANonePhone, TabletNathan K approved
RAVPower 20100 USB-C w/USB ChargerGood★★★☆☆20,100mAh3x5V/3A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/2ANonePhone, TabletIncludes USB-A charger with QC 3.0 support, which can fast charge power bank faster than USB-C
RAVPower Ace 22000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆22,000mAh3.5x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3ANonePhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore+ 26800 PD w/PowerPort Speed 1 USB-CGreat★★★☆☆26,800mAh3.3x5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.25A5V/3A5V/3A, 9V/3A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.25AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 12" LaptopIncludes Anker PowerPort Speed 1 USB-C Port wall charger
AUKEY PB-Y7 26500 USB-C PDGreat★★★☆☆26,500mAh3.3x5V/3A, 9V/2A, 12V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3A, 9V/2A, 12V/2A, 15V/2ANonePhone, Tablet, 12" Laptop
RAVPower 26800 USB-C PDGreat★★★☆☆26,800mAh3.3x5V/3A, 9V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5A5V/2.4A5V/3A, 9V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/1.5AIncludedPhone, Tablet, 12" Laptop
AUKEY PB-Y15 26500 USB-CGood★★★☆☆26,500mAh4.2x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3ANonePhone, Tablet
RAVPower 26800 USB-C Dual InputGood★★★☆☆26,800mAh4.2x5V/3A5V/2.4A5V/3A + 5V/2A from micro-USBNonePhone, TabletCan recharge using USB-C and micro-USB ports simultaneously, reducing charge time by 33%.
AUKEY PB-Y3 30000 USB-CGood★★★☆☆30,000mAh4.7x5V/3A5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/3ANonePhone, Tablet
ChargeTech PLUG Travel Portable Power SupplyGood,
Superb using AC outlet
★★★☆☆42,000mAh6.5x5V/3A5V/1AN/ANoneAnything$350 and 2.2 lbs weight gives you enough power to recharge a Switch over 9 times. If USB-C port isn’t fast enough then use a Superb charger with one of the two AC wall outlets. Approved for use on planes.
ChargeTech PLUG Pro Portable Power SupplyGood,
Superb using AC outlet
★★★☆☆54,000mAh8.5x5V/3A5V/1AN/ANoneAnythingThis $400 version gives you enough power to recharge a Switch over 12 times. If USB-C port isn’t fast enough then use a Superb charger with one of the two AC wall outlets. This version cannot be brought onto a plane.

USB-A Power Banks
ChargerSpeed RatingSafety RatingCapacitySwitch ChargesUSB-A Outputmicro-USB InputAlso Good ForNotes
Jackery BoltGood Enough★★★★☆6,000mAh0.9x5V/2.4A (5V/1A on micro-USB)5V/2APhone, TabletBuilt-in Lightning and micro-USB cables. Can only charge one device at a time.
Anker PowerCore 10000Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.4A5V/2APhone, TabletReview
Anker PowerCore 10000 with Quick Charge 3.0Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.1A & QC 3.05V/2APhone, TabletCharges Apple devices slowly
Anker PowerCore Speed 10000Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/2APhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore II Slim 10000Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/3A & QC 3.05V/2A & QC 3.0Phone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore+ 10050Good Enough★★★★☆10,050mAh1.5x5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/2A & QC 3.0Phone, Tablet
AUKEY PB-N51 10000Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.4A5V/2APhone, Tablet
AUKEY PB-T18 10000Good Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/2APhone, Tablet
Tronsmart Presto 10000 Quick ChargeGood Enough★★★★☆10,000mAh1.5x5V/2.4A & QC 3.05V/2APhone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore II 20000Good Enough★★★★☆20,000mAh3x5V/2.4A5V/2A & QC 3.0Phone, Tablet
Anker PowerCore 20100Good Enough★★★★☆20,100mAh3x5V/2.4A5V/2APhone, Tablet
RAVPower 22000Good Enough★★★★☆22,000mAh3.5x5V/2.4A5V/2.4APhone, Tablet

Not sure what to get? Check out Power Bank 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.

Capacity (mAh) = How much energy the battery stores. More about power bank capacity and the Switch.

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.

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