Battery (Ability)

Battery redirects here. For the held item, see Cell Battery.
Battery バッテリー
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Generation VII
Powers up ally Pokémon's special moves.
Generation VIII
Powers up ally Pokémon's special moves.
Generation IX
Powers up ally Pokémon's special moves.

Battery (Japanese: バッテリー Battery) is an Ability introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature Ability of Charjabug.


In battle

This Ability raises the power of allies' special moves by approximately 30%, or more precisely, a factor of 5325/4096.

Outside of battle

Battery has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Battery

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
0737   Charjabug
Bug Electric Battery None None
Please note that abilities marked with a superscript are only available in the stated generation or later.
  • For Generation III and IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.

In the anime

Battery was mentioned in So Long, Sophocles!, when Professor Kukui was telling his students about this Ability in class.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 蓄電池 Chūkdihnchìh
Mandarin 蓄電池 / 蓄电池 Xùdiànchí
  Danish Battery
  Dutch Batterij
  Finnish Akku
  French Batterie
  German Batterie
  Italian Batteria
  Korean 배터리 Battery
  Norwegian Battery
  Polish Bateria
  Portuguese Bateria
  Russian Батарея Batareya
  Spanish Batería
  Swedish Battery
  Vietnamese Pin

Variations of the Ability Battery
BatteryPower Spot

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