How Long Does a Nintendo Switch Battery Last? (2.5 to 9 Hours)

Nintendo Switch battery lasts a long time depending on product model, battery age, installed applications and use of its features.

How long does the Nintendo Switch battery last?

Here is table data for Nintendo Switch models and its approximate battery last time when the device is fully charged.

Nintendo Switch ModelApprox. battery last time
HAC-001 (Serial number begins with XAW)2.5 to 6.5 hours
HAC-001(-01) (Serial number begins with XKW)4.5 to 9 hours
Lite model HDH-0013 to 7 hours
OLED model HEG-001 (Serial number begins with XTW)4.5 to 9 hours

Things to know about Nintendo Switch battery

Following are things about Nintendo Switch battery, you may like to know this.

  • Nintendo Switch has a lithium-ion battery.
  • About 80% of console battery life will decrease after 800 charge cycles (this is normal).
  • Nintendo Switch takes approx. 3 hours to fully charge in sleep or power off mode.