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Edrick
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Re: "Professional" Grade or High End USB Power

If no device can accept over 1.5A then how come so many chargers tout 2.1A for one port?


tschmidt
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said by Edrick:

If no device can accept over 1.5A then how come so many chargers tout 2.1A for one port?

I have no idea.

/tom

robbin
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said by Edrick:

If no device can accept over 1.5A then how come so many chargers tout 2.1A for one port?

One word -- iPad


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said by Edrick:

If no device can accept over 1.5A then how come so many chargers tout 2.1A for one port?

The -STANDARD- says no more then 1.5A - however, there are several devices (iPad probably being the most common) that are non-standard, and draw more....