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USB power hub

Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:21 pm

please recommend a USB hub (>4 inputs), that is powered can put out >2A for RPi2, thanks,

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Re: USB power hub

Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:50 pm

I have this. Works very well. No problems.

http://www.amazon.com/ORICO-USB2-0-Adap ... rt+usb+hub
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Re: USB power hub

Thu Jan 07, 2016 1:09 pm

kusti8 wrote:I have this. Works very well. No problems.

http://www.amazon.com/ORICO-USB2-0-Adap ... rt+usb+hub
:?: is there a 500ma max draw on each port or is it less ?
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Re: USB power hub

Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:04 pm

fruitoftheloom wrote:
kusti8 wrote:I have this. Works very well. No problems.

http://www.amazon.com/ORICO-USB2-0-Adap ... rt+usb+hub
:?: is there a 500ma max draw on each port or is it less ?
I don't know. I looked at the Amazon page but there is no info on this.
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Re: USB power hub

Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:06 pm

I have had excellent luck with this:

http://www.amazon.com/Plugable-7-Port-S ... le+usb+hub

(on a recommendation from this forum). It currently powers two Pis and a bunch of other stuff.
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Re: USB power hub

Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:07 pm

kusti8 wrote:
fruitoftheloom wrote:
kusti8 wrote:I have this. Works very well. No problems.

http://www.amazon.com/ORICO-USB2-0-Adap ... rt+usb+hub
:?: is there a 500ma max draw on each port or is it less ?
I don't know. I looked at the Amazon page but there is no info on this.
OK thanks for responding.....
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Re: USB power hub

Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:11 pm

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00PK1IIJY?psc=1
should do the trick #I've had very good results with anker hubs in the past I've not used this one
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