USB Optical Drive works if it has external power supply.....Donni H wrote: ↑Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:35 pmHello RP Community,
I'm looking into adding a dvd player/drive to my raspberry pi,
The problem is I don't have any experience in this area of DvDs with Pi,
If anyone has done this before, I'd really appreciate any recommendation on certain devices, and the process how you did it.
Thank you so much,
APP ? that is for Android OS ?
The Raspberry Pi is Hardware.
The RPi 3B can supply a maximum of 1.2mA in total (the USB Ports are not individually limited) from all 4 USB Ports, though it should be "theoretically" sufficient, but when an Optical Drive spins-up it can draw more power than the USB can supply: