Connect to wall outlet
Uses the USB power adapter
and USB cable included with the device. If it is a third-party accessory, check to see if it is Apple Certified
. Then follow these steps:
- Connect the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to the Lightning to USB connector cable or the 30-pin to USB connector cable .
- Connect it to one of three power sources:
Connect the charging cable to a USB AC adapter
and connect the USB AC adapter to the wall outlet.
Connect the charging cable to a USB 2.0 or 3.0 port on a computer that is not in sleep mode. Do not use the USB ports on the keyboard.
Connect the cable to a powered USB hub, docking station, or other Apple-certified accessory.
When the device is charging, you will see a lightning bolt next to the battery icon in the status bar or a large battery icon on the lock screen.