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G Pad only charges at 1A, at best

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By Mindspin_311, Senior Member on 5th April 2014, 08:36 PM
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I have my tablet plugged in to a 1.8A Blackberry charger

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Lot-of-two-2...item33886055ba

I have a widget showing max rate maybe touches 1A, but never more. Why is that?
 
 
6th April 2014, 04:38 PM |#2  
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I have my tablet plugged in to a 1.8A Blackberry charger

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Lot-of-two-2...item33886055ba

I have a widget showing max rate maybe touches 1A, but never more. Why is that?

What cable are you using? Some cables don't support high-rate charging.
6th April 2014, 09:51 PM |#3  
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what widget do you use? ... interested
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Sounds like your app is measuring the battery drain. Unplugged you go -600-800 mA, plug into an 1800 mA charger and you'll get about +1000 mA to the battery.
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