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This is an "Emergency Light" It also qualifies as a "Room Light" because the cap comes off and it stands up like a candle. You might run 50 feet into your house and feet into your neighbors house or you just might need all of the distance for yourself, especially if you have an electric chainsaw which I love, because they are so simple, and always work without gasoline. Was able to do this in my pajamas in my wifes van on a saturday morning and pair not only her phone but also my phone. The TV also has an internal battery will last 2.

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Get to know your devices and the correct accessories for them. After watching the install video it only took me 20 minutes, 8 of those were getting a screw that fell inside. I'm on the 'net with my portable hot spot, also keeping charged from my car. GTA Car Kit for Honda Accord , , , and is all you need to integrate your smartphone, tablet or mp3 player with your stock car stereo system. Plus its called a 'Base Camp' radio. Ruban — March 4,

Though i can charge other devices with that charger. I think this is WebOS doing this, not the Touchpad hardware. My hp stream 8 tablet behaves the same way.

First off, no lithium-ion charger will allow you to overcharge your battery. Due to the fact that overcharged lithium batteries have a tendency to burst into flames, every single lithium-ion charger monitors at least voltage and usually current during the charge cycle and stops applying current when the battery reaches capacity.

Second, lead-acid batteries have never been used in portable consumer electronics, to my knowledge. Which have an atrocious energy density, serious memory issues, and low per-cell voltages when compared to lithium-ion batteries. And finally, the issue with the HP Touchpad is that it uses a non-standard charging setup. Similar to, but different than, the iPhone. Yes, Duracell makes lead acid batteries, but not in any cylindrical form factor.

A Duracell AA contains neither lead, nor acid. If you chopped open Duracells, then they were alkaline. But I have a question. Is there really a need for these two? From what I gather, standard downstream is basically a normal USB 1 or 2 port. Functionally, they are the same — but the charging port, as it can go up to mA instead of mA charges devices faster. It certainly seems like it is deprecated. This is a bit misguiding, read the first reply first up above. I found that with some laptops, external drives can get enough power from some but not all of the USB ports.

Yeah, have noticed the same thing. Buffalo came out with an interesting drive that had a capacitor in line so spin-up could be done even on a low power port, then the drive could run on the low power after that. I think they even sold the capacitor separately, but it seems like with the newest drives the manufacturers either have gotten the power down a bit or integrated a capacitor, as the need for Y-cables seems to be decreasing a bit.

The cheap USB 2. The Y cables are less common as many manufacturers seemed to relax the current limitations after the battery charging spec came out, so that a USB 2. This seems even more common on USB 3. I bought an external USB 2. I can only get it to work in USB 3.

I have tried with a USB 2. To clarify it further, Standard downstream is USB 1 or 2, the most common. The charging downstream port USB 3. The blue tip or usb 3. The wall charger that comes with your phone, charges at 1 amp and the wall charger on a tablet charges at 2.

Apple are such a bunch of c0ckmuchers with their proprietary hardware and software. When will people realise that Apple products are more style than substance? Intel developed it probably because Apple demanded it , and Apple used it. The fact is though that Thunderbolt uses the mini display port, so they converted a port that already existed to make it more useful AND backward compatible.

How can you have a problem with that? Besides the proprietary stuff, Apple offers a pretty good user experience, especially when you need assistance and in store warranty work. No other brand offers that. There are plenty of other devices that offer the same feature for half the price. Apple is overpriced but people are pretty much guaranteed a solid piece of hardware, software and customers service. As usual, being unknowledgeable costs money.

Same with every industry. Except, Apple charges hilariously for it and frankly, takes advantage of it. I wish they had adopted a tactile plug orientation standard; we would all love to quit guessing which side goes up. Actually there are reversible USB plugs, and they look just like the bottom picture: This was done to keep implementation costs down, also a reason why USB became popular with manufacturers. Motorola were making there phones a standard Mini-usb long before the EU ruling.

Motorola wanted to insure you used only their chargers so many Motorola phones over the years would not charge on any USB charger. Yeah, it used to be a lot more complicated. I found this started to happen after using a non-propriety charger, and then was made worse by the crappy slide cable and humidity… I wonder if Moto were trying to enforce Moto charger use, or just used substandard tech on the charging assembly?

I saw something similar very recently on my iPhone 4. I had long back bought a cell phone case for my old 3GS which came with a free wall charger.

Wont let me switch apps, touch screen behaved crazy and stuff. I did a few tests to ensure that it was the charger which was bad I restarted my phone and tried with the bad charger again to reproduce the problem, then checked with apple charger and then used the bad guy again to be sure it always causes trouble.

This was more of a bug, but there was a Verizon Android upgrade to the Samsung S4 which made low current car chargers non-functional. If that is correct, plugging a device into a charger capable of delivering a higher amount of amps would have zero impact on the charge time. If the port can provide 1. It sounds like the device will have a current being put into it as high as the charger supports, which is not the case since devices simply draw what they need.

The way I undertand it, voltage cannot be higher than what a device can take in but current can be higher because the device will take only what it needs. Take the wall socket, for example. A cellphone charger will take only as much as it wants although a vacuum cleaner can take more. But hook it up to a fire hose, and it will. Is it safe to plug my phone into a mA charger? And reading from reading some comments below, it says something about chargers exploding from hungry phones?

The charger only forces the voltage. So, voltage is fixed at 5V. It simply provides a voltage difference or pressure if you will and is also rated at its MAX possible current, but the actual current that is pulled by the device is entirely decided on the devices charging impedance.

A good mA charger will drop its voltage to compensate. The garden hose will make the water coming from the fire hose have even more pressure, but with a smaller amount of water running all at once. The charging circuit may be perfectly able to draw a higher current than intended by the phone manufacturer.

I assume these two issues are related. Has anyone else had this issue with Samsung? Up to 5A is permitted. See table on p. So, wall chargers dedicated charging ports can do up to 5A — but a charging downstream port in a PC can only do 1. Something about increased power damaging the data integrity on the data lines.

To clarify and expand on other comments, the power drawn actually depends on the device drawing the power. If your phone tries to draw more amperage than the charger can handle, it could cause significant overheating.

Any half-decent charger should limit itself in this scenario, but el cheapo chargers can still be made to… malfunction ah, childhood memories…. In other news, I nearly threw a party when I first learned that chargers were moving to a standard spec. If the charger cannot handle the amount of current, it will overheat and possibly melt or even explode. USB ports usually have some sort of electronic circuit breaker.

If you exceed ma, the USB port automatically shuts off and must be reset. Also, when a USB devices fails, it may trip the port. I had a failed USB hub do this. Max current will be drawn, something will burn up, and the circuit will become open. Also most laptop PSUs are less than 4A and of course you want to use as little power as possible when running on the battery.

Remember the capacity issue that many boards suffered a few years back? Thanks for the clarification! It was the current rating I always sweated. I think and look at specs, they are all under. Hook up to my bike please I know I will not be cranking for hours at a time…. I knew there were some differences in chargers but I would never have suspected that different USB ports on the same computer would be different. Ports that sit off the motherboard eg on breakout plates or front panels are generally data ports, probably not safe to plug in an external hard drive never mind your ipod.

Laptops with sleep-charging ports will usually be indicated in the user manual my Toshiba and my Asus both have it advertised on the box! Does anyone know what is up with the NookColor? It will ONLY charge from its own wall charger. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet, and its charger supplies 2. Many other chargers put resistors on them instead, to make them communicate properly with various iDevices again, as noted elsewhere.

The PS Vita is another gadget that does the same thing. Based on the picture they are iphone only. Iphone and android phone use different charging methods. For High speed charging aka AC Charging, iphone and android use different methods! Yes, a year later, because people will read comments no matter what year we are in; I read them. If you notice, I never said anything about charge speed, or that they would charge all devices as quickly as their original chargers or AC fast-chargers for that matter ; I said those outlets WILL charge other devices, period.

Anyway, that is besides my point. Whoever reads this later seeking information take it with a grain of salt and should be able to make its own judgment. I mean can I make my custom charger by buying some components and make a charger suits the helicopter without using the transmiter to charge?

All chargers will charge at slow charge rate aka mah for android and iphone. Of course apple uses its own format by providing voltage values on the data lines and android uses the usb charging standard which is the data pins shorted.

It is difficult to tell if a usb-micro plug is right side up whatever that means and it is apparently easy to bend pins etc.. Beieve me after the 2nd phone I was careful. Thank goodness for my Touchstone wireless charging dock for my TP at least. More wireless charging options would be great, but the industry has been very slow to move after some initial promise. The trident on Micro-USB is the narrower side of the connector. One of mine is upside-down, so I always have to remember which one: I bought 2 cables without the trident probably unlicensed which still function fine after almost 2 years of daily use… Thanks Buy.

COM — saved a great deal. One has the flat side up and one down. So yes I remember which is which, in theory, but still recharging both at the end of the day requires flipping the connector, which seems more than a little silly to have to do. Which way is up? On both my htc rezound and my Nexus 7, the larger, flat side of the micro-USB connector should be to the screen side of the device. I would suggest just noting what is it like on your devices, and then remember. I regularly connect my connect my micro USB cables in the dark.

The cable side is designed to fail before the device side, so all you have to do is replace the cable. To charge my cell phone in my car, I can buy a 10 watt USB car charger, a 5 watt, or smaller. The VAC charger that came with the phone has an output of 5 watts. If I connect the phone to a higher wattage charger, will the charging circuit draw higher current or do these new smart phones control the rate of charging? There are LEDs on car chargers to indicate the state of charge.

Are the status LEDs controlled by the charger or the phone? Are the data pins in the charging cable used with the charger? I am looking for a high quality, well regulated, surge protected car charger. I have lost a couple of dumb phones in the past after charging them with car chargers.

Low-quality adapters often either have wacky voltages too high or too low , lots of ripple varying voltage , or both. After about 30 minutes I smelled an odor like overheated wiring.

The phone battery was hot and the phone was inoperable. It came with a high-tech travel mug which had a USB cable to keep the coffee warm. Probably this was a case where the car charger lacked adequate voltage regulation or selection, and allowed a voltage a bit higher than 5 VDC, perhaps even edging up to the nominal car electrical system voltage of I have a feeling a lot of the car chargers use simple voltage-divider resistor networks to try and come close to 5 VDC, but fully nailing down what goes on with them is one thing that led me to this article.

Maybe some use a zener diode at the output to regulate. Check out this pdf from Texas Instruments: I once had a professor at the University of Illinois that likened electronics to water flow. And I think this was one of the guys that invented the first computer or transistor.

Volts was the water pressure and amps was the size of the pipe. So, if you have a bigger pipe 1 amp vs. But if you have more pressure 10V vs 5V , you can break the bucket. Trying to figure this stuff out. It should be fine to use your iPad charger with other USB devices. My idea is to use as less AC connectors in order to be able to charge as many mobile phones as possible simulataniously and still at normal charging speed.

Do you think this is possible? My goal is to achieve the ability to eventully charge mobile devices simulataniosly and efficiently, with a minimum of AC power points and minimum cables lying around and creating chaos.

Are there many monitors that come with charging ports? It seems like all mine monitors only supply downstream ports when they could clearly spare a little juice for recharging devices! Will it hurt anything to charge it using that cord connected to my computer? The charging light comes on. BUT if for whatever reason you raise the voltage — you fry your equipment AND if you lower it — you risk doing the same especially for motors as they WILL draw more current and burn out their windings.

I have discovered there is a huge discrepancy in micro USB cables too. Some of them will charge my HTC Desire absolutely fine when using a wallwart charger and others charge it very very slowly, taking up to 2 days to fully charge it and then only with the screen turned off. Any ideas why this should be so? Hi Slightly different question. The battery in the helicopter states 3. Is there a problem charging a 3. I think 5v USB should charge a 3.

Does the 5V source simply get connected to the battery terminals in the phone? Or is there some charging electronics in the phone doing DC to DC down-regulating?

Yesterday was the second time to recharge my Kindle ebook I hooked it up to the 1. The computer was frozen. After an hour, when the tech was ready to give up, I suggested unplugging and then replugging the ac cord to the computer while it was still operational, and this rebooting finally got me into Windows again. Why he never thought of this I do not know. Note this is the second time this has happened. The first time a Dell tech was successful but I feel certain he did not suggest what we did the second time and did not recall his solution.

I was using the Kindle supplied USB wire. Sorry to be anecdotal here but I am not a computer maven these days. Why did this occur? I did have the approval of the tech. Thank you for the detailed article. I use my iPad charger to charge my iPhone and never had any problems. Now getting ready to go on a trip and do not want to carry my Sony HD Video camera charger which already has a small USB cable built in it.

Therefore I was hoping I would just plug that into my iPad charger and charge it without blowing it up. The rating on a charge is the max amperage that can be delivered. I charged my phone with 2. I would guess not. But try it with another charger? I think this is due to your charger producing a lot of ripple search above.

I have a cheepo charger that came with a desk-dock I bought from China on FleaBay that does exactly this to my phone. Yes, with some USB chargers, the device goes haywire and cannot be used when charging, so I have always been curious about the cause. So, simply buy a charger that can supply a steady stream of voltage and the problem will be solved? It does not work. I tried the USB on something else and it worked. I just got my Google Asus Nexus 7.

They say to only use their charger and their cable. Since the cable is also used to sync, would it be safe to use another generic 2. Thanks for the help. The first two can be found on your computer and should be labeled as such … For a start, while PCs can have two kinds of USB port — standard downstream or charging downstream — OEMs rarely seem to label them as such. With the device determining how much power to draw, I have a question in reverse. Do the device and the charger communicate?

Or is the shorted data pin simply a signal for the tablet to draw as much current as it can. Yep, you can charge it with a 1A charger — it will just charge a little slower: This leads to a rather important question: If you take a smartphone which came with a mA wall charger, and plug it into a mA iPad charger, will it blow up? And i think you dont understand transformer saturation. The internal switching transformer wil not be able to cope with the current so you get lower voltage and a hell of a ripple, translating in not a good charge or not charging at all and a bit of overheating in the coil but not enough to burst into flames rated for that.

Great article and comments. I have a wall charger that is rated at 2. I have a tablet PlayBook that came with a 1.

I can plug a USB cable into the wall charger and the PlayBook responds with a lightning rod icon on the battery. I different USB cable, when plugged into the wall charger and the PlayBook responds with a plug icon on the battery.

That, according to the PlayBook info means the charge rate is slow. How is the USB cable determining the charge rate? Same wall charger, same PlayBook. Using an app, it indicated the battery was charging but at a very slow rate. Again, no indication on the cable that showed any differences.

I know there are data only cables, but those have a clear marking of a battery with a line through it. I just used a new wall charger I bought that is rated at 2. Using the same procedure as I did with the 1. Could it be that some USB cables are limited to how much current they will carry, perhaps because of undersized wiring in the USB cable? Maybe it measures resistance on the wires or something?

Might be that the device is only set up to fast charge using dedicated charging cables? Thanks for the reply. It might be that the higher capacity batteries draw enough current that the resistance of the wires reduces the voltage below a fast charge minimum. I looked at the many cables I have and was looking for some sort of code or icon that would indicate if it could be used for fast charging.

I have an app for my smartphone that measures if the source is charging the phone, it has 2 indications. Both the lightning bolt and the plug come on when the app indicates an external power source.

No icons appear when the app indicates reduced rate, even though is is connected to an external source. I have both a plug in power source and a battery power source rated at 2 amps.

Each acts the same, so the device can charge from either a charger plugged into an outlet or a battery source, as long as it is rated at 2 amps or higher. The standards industry should require some capacity indications. Emsel — Some good sleuthing there. Let me know if you find one! As a result, the phone limits itself to slow charging mA to prevent itself from frying the USB port.

Any USB data cable I. The same is not true for Apple devices though — as the article states, they require a specific voltage on the data pins to go to high speed charging. I have experienced this too. What is going on here? To work around all these car chargers with open data pins, you need a shorted USB cable.

Shorted means connected together. I have a question about this. I have a droid device, Samsung S3 and I have the charger it came with, the charger I had previously for my older phone Evo 4G and a random usb charger that I am not sure where it came from but it is from Motorola.

But I know this time it is actually fully charging the phone. Any comments in terms of some usb chargers being better than others? Or the battery not communicating with the phone properly. All of the logic is in the phone, not the charger. I have tried to charge my iphone 5 using a car charger, 2.

This is the second time. Last night i did it and nothing happened. This morning, i tried it again,, and after a while it heats up. I am also using bluetooth at that time and turned my wifi on. The journey lasted around 45 minutes.

Should i not charge it anymore using that 2. And is it safe for the phone itself after this experience? Phones are just like small computers after all — they produce less heat, but they still produce some! I am trying to make a iphone charger out of a shake generator for my school science fair and i am wondering if i need to worry about my battery getting messed up.

I randomly found this article online and read it trying to find an answer to a problem. Reply at peebow hotmail.

When I connect my Chinese Droid W model with a different wall charger the screen goes nuts and start to open apps and doing all kind of things on its own. A ghost in the machine, most likely. Sounds like a bad charger. It probably generates enough ripple for the screen digitizer to go mad. You should stop using it, as it could easily damage your devices in the long run. Is this arrangement of iPad-to-iPhone charging possible?

So basically these devices that use lithium ion batteries and USB chargers, the chargers act as a hybrid between a constant voltage and constant current charger? If the charger is capable of supplying whatever current the battery could suck up at a specific voltage, then it would be a constant-voltage charging process.

But, since I guess a lot of these devices charge faster with a charger rated for higher current, this leads me to believe that the voltage going into the device is actually less than 5V kind of shorting out the charger in a sense , so most of the time it is a constant-current charging process until the battery starts to get charged up and resistance of the battery increases and the charger can then actually output 5V, then it is a constant-voltage process.

If an expert could elaborate on how these cheap lithium ion battery chargers work, including the cheap camera battery chargers on ebay where you stick the battery in the 2-pronged charger and over time the light changes from red to green, email me at danwat aol.

Most laptops can power 2. I see by this article it is not possible. What is the most common culprit to blowing up my apple plugs? According to one of the comment it will, the device is requesting the amp from the wall plug not the other way round. Diagram shows data pins shorted. Thanks for the article. Once I plugged my smartphone charge cable into the plug hub that came with my ipad.

After charging overnight, my phone would show that it was fully charged, until I unplugged it from the charger. It would last as little as 30 minutes on the charge. In other words obsolete proprietary hardware standards that only Apple hangs onto, which is one of several reasons that Apple is soon going to be in the same place they were not so very long ago.

A small, unregarded, niche market company that all but a few hardcore fanboys pretty much ignore. This is due to gross overpricing, overrated hardware, and their computers being nothing more than very expensive status symbols. Look where the iPod is now. Apple is simply resting on the name Apple. I got a cheap maybe knock-off apple AC-Usb adapter. Used it with my Nexus S and while charging, the display would become unusable thinking I had touched the top left of the screen when I had really touched bottom right, etc.

After reading these comments about mini usb i suddenly realised what a mob of brain dead lazy loosers people are becoming. How do they plug power leads in to a wall socket ,or are they from china where they have vertical plugs, I have eyes just look so easy.

Try doing that in a dark bedroom, with wife sleeping and when the only source of light is your cellphone. Thank you — This is, by far the most helpfull explanation about USB charging options that I could find. So if i get this right, this means i can use my phones AC wall charger Input: I wanna use it with the usb cable that i got with my GoPro. The connection is micro usb. Can I use a car charger to power this device?

Is it possible to damage or even completely destroy the usb port of my laptop when I use it in order to charge the battery of a tablet, by the extra ampergage? Thank you very much. Hey, I would like to post a comment down here related to USB. Recently, I had an iPhone problem. Suddenly, my phone just went blank dead. When i woke up in the morning, I felt a burnt smell and it came from nexus 4: I am heavily disappointed.

Will it cover under warranty? According to your post,, it should not affect the phone hardware right? Good evening, I very much appreciate this article. We are working on a project for a New Porsche dealership and we are playing with the idea of installing custom charging stations into the furniture for clients visiting the the store and waiting for service to be completed on their car.

I am having a tough time locating a company that can sell me quality hardware to install this into custom made furniture? Any help or direction would be great! Excellent and very informative article — and most of the commenters seem to have the right attitude too.

Thanks for this article. I observed that cables also matter in charging phones quickly. Many thanks for this article, this is very helpful and explains why old device are not compatible with new usb wall chargers. I noticed that on some laptops, usb-charged hard drives fail to start if the laptop is on battery.

As soon as you plug in the charger, it seems that the drive has enough amperage and powers up. It has universal voltage adpater and so you can use it workdwide v in Japan to volts in the UK or Australia. Some have tried to use Apple connectors instead of rthe supplied cable.

The Apple resistors in their connector cables are made deliberately different so that you may think you have to buy more expensive Apple chargers and accessories — but you dont. I am wanting to buy a wall charger that has max mah output for my tablet. I have the exact opposite issue with my samsung smartphone: I can charge mobile phone that came with 0,7A charger using 2,0A charger and this will not harm either the phone, battery or the charger and it will not shorten the life cycle of battery that means that my battery will not die sooner, it will last for lets say 2 years as it would if I would be charging it with the original charger.

Is the above stated correct? I it also ok to charge mobile phone that came with 2,0A charger using 0,7A charget and this will not harm either the phone, the battery and its life cycle nor the charger? Thank you for you answer. What about the opposite: Charging with an under-powered charger e.

The the amprage is too low, will it damage the battery? It is used for my TOomTom. Will it be safe to use on my smartphone? I got a dual usb car lighter adapter with 2 ports. I actually did blow up a Samsung phone about 5 years ago by trying to charge it with a car charger that I later found out was meant for a usb powered self-heating car mug.

The phone popped loudly, send out sparks and stank of burned circuitry. I was pissed that my boyfriend had told me to charge my phone with this charger. It probably had a non-standard voltage or pinout. For a mah battery with 2 amp charger. The reason standard data usb ports are also used insread of making all usb ports charging-capable is noise. The power level at the port introduces noise.

Circuits have to be specifically engineered to compensate for the RF noise of nearby power literally only a few milimeters between the outer and inner pins. Also, power has to be routed to that port differently inside the computer so as not to affect nearby circuits. Smart charging ports also have internal switches to make data transfer more noise-free when the connected device is fully charged. This is why on some tablets the touch screen acts erratically when the usb is plugged into cheap and noisy chargers.

If you look at a motherboard that feeds both usb data and charge-capable usb ports there is a visible difference in the adjacent electronics and circuitry.

This is also why really cheap laptops rarely have charge-capable usb ports. The noise introduced affects the transfer rate, though the file integrity is typically handled by the software. Part of the reason 3. Not really connected to your interesting piece, but relevant I feel, why is the design of the mini usb charger crap? Many times Ive left it charger only to return to find my phone and andriod tablet dead.

It is driving me mad. There is a phenomena where phone lithium ion battery charged with usb 2. Can this be prevented by monitoring the charging process?

Had a Li ion battery swelled up after a few months of charging with a usb cable connected to laptop. I have a wireless mouse that uses a micro-USB charger. Feeling adventurous I plugged it in and sure enough the charging LEDs light up! All well and good. However, I do remember only rechargeable batteries used to have large warning everywhere about only using the charger supplied. Is there any danger charging a device supplied with a USB cable charger from a wall mounted phone charger?

The wall charger outputs 5V and 0. So, the phone thinks the charger is a computer, and it will not charge. Other devices charge from the same connector.

Twice I have plugged in a USB cable connected to a pc, to my Chinese phones, and both times the phone will not then recognise USB as a device and will only charge when powered off. What aspect of the charger would the phone be complaining about and would it be bad for the phone or just maybe slow down the charging process?

Is it a good idea to plug a usb hub in a 1amp 5volt usb port and plug 3 devices in the usb hub to charge in the same time?? Use the Bluetooth integration to listen to music, take calls, and make outbound calls directly from the head unit. Lastly, is the simple to use layout of this Alpine model. Look at comparable Pioneer and Kenwood units, they are dollars vs this unit being at dollars.

First are the savings, next are the important features which make this head unit tick. At 85 watts pushing at each of the 4 channels, RMS rating will be anywhere between watts. This is probably the best car stereo head unit that is double din, for budget oriented buyers.

Priced extremely reasonable at around 60 dollars, it brings out a classic head unit look while still looking modern and quite sleek. One thing this head unit is compatible with is Pandora, allowing you to switch from song to song, and rate thumbs up or down directly from the head unit. From all 4 channels available, you can run 22watt amps RMS.

Use the included RCA cables to really crank up the juice by hooking up an aftermarket amplifier. Over individual user reviews and an average rating of 4.

Undoubtedly one of the most popular double din head units you can buy online right now. The controls on the front of this unit are very easy to access, especially the volume control located directly in the center of the unit.

Bluetooth for hands-free calling and wireless audio streaming is a very useful feature. Voice recognition supporting iPhones makes it easy to make outbound calls without touching your phone.

With two RCA outputs in the back, you can connect an external amplifier to really boost up the sound output which from the factory is 50 watts max and 25 watts RMS per channel 4 in total. Clarion CZ Single Din head unit. Kenwood is their KDCU in-dash single din cd radio receiver.

Imsges: cord to hook up phone to car radio

cord to hook up phone to car radio

The larger the battery the lesser it will get hot in charging.

cord to hook up phone to car radio

The sound quality is much better than my old fm transmitter with many wires on my center console. These batteries output 6 not 5 volts. And now a bunch of Galaxy Note 7 are blowing up, and a recall is happening.

cord to hook up phone to car radio

I suggest watching the video several times after the install to learn the radio interface and what the buttons on the radio and steering wheel do. Smartphone manufacturers loves these USB ports so that radil keep replacing their gadgets every year. Click Here for the White Vesion. Tommy — April 17, If you look cord to hook up phone to car radio a motherboard that feeds both usb data and charge-capable usb ports there is a visible difference in the adjacent electronics and circuitry. I really like the iPod controls working from the steering column and the fact that it charges the iPod as well.