Price of the Freerunner spare parts

Al Johnson openmoko at
Thu Mar 27 23:24:27 CET 2008

Depends on the USB port. You may end up blowing some protection on your 
motherboard, or worse. OTOH it may be just fine - my HP laptop has one port 
rated at 2A to power external DVD and HDD. Most devices that draw >500mA have 
a Y-cable so they can pull power from 2 sockets.

On Thursday 27 March 2008, Federico Lorenzi wrote:
> I was just about to ask, what would happen if I enabled 1A charging
> when the Freerunner was plugged into a normal USB port? AFAIK some
> devices do draw more then spec (USB laptop hdds come to mind), and
> these seem to work fine.
> Cheers
> Federico

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