A Closer Look at the USB Power Delivery based Nintendo AC Switch Adapter
The Nintendo Switch was released with mainly positive reviews and like other portable devices, can greatly benefit from fast charging. To achieve rapid charging, the Nintendo Switch uses USB Power Delivery technology over its USB Type-C interface. Nintendo also released the USB Power Delivery based Nintendo Switch AC Adapter to keep your Switch charged.
The Nintendo Switch AC Adapter supports 7.5 watts (5 volts @ 1.5 amps) and 39 watts (15 volts @ 2.6 amps) charging profiles over its USB Type-C connector. Because it uses the USB Power Delivery standard, you should be able to use the Nintendo Switch AC Adapter to charge the Nintendo Switch as well as other USB Type-C and Power Delivery enabled devices.
Here's a close look at the Nintendo Switch AC Adapter's packaging and physical appearance.
The Nintendo Switch is the first major game console to use USB Power Delivery technology and will be taking a closer look at how both the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch AC Adapter work with non-Nintendo products.