Gaming has improved to a certain level because now it is thought that gaming consoles should also be portable.
Its practical example can be seen in the form of the Nintendo Switch which is specifically made by sony in order to enhance the experience of handheld gaming.
Why our switch does not charge when you haven’t used it for a long time?
In order to maintain the quality of the battery and keep the Switch working properly, sony itself has guided its users that the switch must be charged at least one time in the duration of 6 months.
Otherwise, various problems can occur in charging.
You can try some of the fixes, in this case, to ensure whether the battery is damaged or not.
Charge it overnight
After you charge your Switch after a long time, make sure that you place it to charge for a long time. Do not be disappointed after some time but place your Switch for at least a night to charge before ensuring that the battery is damaged.
Even after placing the battery on charge for a night, the Switch does not turn on, then make sure that probably your battery might have been damaged so at least, get the battery replaced or the Switch itself if you want to make sure that the problem does not continue to the new battery.
Charge with AC power adapter
You can use an AC power adapter in order to charge your Switch when using it after a long time. Make sure you don’t use a dock. Also, detach the joy-cons.
It can be a good fix. People trying to charge with the joy-cons inserted which sometimes do not turn on the Switch. So, in this case, detach the joy-cons.
AC adapter problem
If you place your Switch on charging for about a day and still it does not turn on, then there is a possibility that your AC adapter might be damaged. A damaged AC adapter can prevent the Switch from turning on.
It generally takes about 3.5 hours to charge. It should work about 3-6 hours after it has been charged fully one time. Try to change the AC adapter and retry again. If still doesn’t work, get the battery replaced.
The battery of the Switch might have been damaged due to which your system might not be turning on. Get your battery replaced as soon as possible otherwise you won’t be able to play your favorite games.
Contact Sony for this purpose, they would get your battery changed.
To ensure that you don’t face the problem of your Switch Not Charging After Long Time, make sure that you charge your Switch at least one time in six months at least which is also recommended by Sony itself.
You will have to change the battery if you still face the same issue even after trying all these fixes.