alexforey
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Best Amazon Raspberry Pi Power Adapter

Sat Jul 21, 2012 10:11 am

There are a multitude of "compatible" Blackberry, Sony Ericsson and Samsung mini-USB chargers on Amazon, all for around £3. The problem is that none of them have their output amps anywhere in the product description. Has anyone bought one of these and had it work properly?

jdtanner
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Re: Best Amazon Raspberry Pi Power Adapter

Tue Jul 24, 2012 6:48 pm

No idea I'm afraid...but I'd be interested to hear what everyone else has got :)

John

cloud1494
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Re: Best Amazon Raspberry Pi Power Adapter

Tue Jul 24, 2012 9:25 pm

This is the one that I just ordered. I'll post and let you know how it goes when I get it. It's rated at 2.1 amps so it might be a little better than the 500mA phone charger I've been using. The amperage should only be an issue when using self-powered USB hard drives and such right?

cloud1494
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Re: Best Amazon Raspberry Pi Power Adapter

Tue Jul 24, 2012 9:26 pm

This is the one that I just ordered. I'll post and let you know how it goes when I get it. It's rated at 2.1 amps so it might be a little better than the 500mA phone charger I've been using. The amperage should only be an issue when using self-powered USB hard drives and such right?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005CG ... PDKIKX0DER

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