Fast charge your iPhone and iPad

Use fast charge with certain iPhone or iPad models. You can recharge your iPhone up to 50 per cent battery in around 30 minutes.

You can fast charge these iPhone and iPad models:

  • iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and later
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (1st generation and later)
  • iPad Pro 11-inch (1st generation and later)
  • iPad Pro 10.5-inch
  • iPad Air (3rd generation)
  • iPad mini (5th generation)

With iPhone, you can fast charge up to 50 per cent battery in around 30 minutes.*

Fast charging works when you use an Apple USB-C to Lightning cable and one of these adaptors:

  • Apple 18W, 29W, 30W, 61W, 87W or 96W USB-C Power Adaptor
  • A comparable third-party USB-C power adaptor that supports USB Power Delivery (USB-PD)

If you're not sure which Apple Power Adaptor you have, check the wattage on the bottom of the adaptor:

* Testing conducted by Apple in August 2017 using pre-production iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus units and software, and in August 2018 using pre-production iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR units and software, with accessory Apple USB-C Power Adaptors (18W Model A1720, 29W Model A1540, 30W Model A1882, 61W Model A1718, 87W Model A1719). Testing conducted by Apple in August 2019 using preproduction iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max units and software and accessory Apple USB-C Power Adaptors (18W Model A1720, 29W Model A1540, 30W Model A1882, 61W Model A1947 and 87W Model A1719). Testing conducted by Apple in February 2020 using pre-production iPhone SE (2nd generation) units and software and accessory Apple USB-C Power Adaptors (18W Model A1720 and 30W Model A1882). Fast-charge testing conducted with drained iPhone units. Charge time varies with environmental factors; actual results will vary.

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