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Running on batteries?

by Bea on Thu Dec 13, 2012 10:26 am

Does Adafruit have a battery pack that can run with the Raspberry Pi, I need everything to be untethered for mobile use.

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Re: Running on batteries?

by adafruit_support_rick on Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:07 am

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Re: Running on batteries?

by Bea on Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:18 am

Wow that is pricey, is that my only option??
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Re: Running on batteries?

by adafruit_support_rick on Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:52 am

You can use anything with a 5V USB output. A portable phone charger would work. The choice depends a lot on how much current you will be drawing and how much run-time you want. The adafruit unit is pricey because it stores a lot of juice :)

The element14 user guide talks a bit about power...
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