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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by beamerbuilder1, Jul 9, 2016.

  1. beamerbuilder1

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    Ok I'm a noob here so here's a dumb question. Does the controller actually charge the device via the device cable on Phantom 3 Pro or is it strictly for Light Bridge only?


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  2. alokbhargava

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    RC USB port has not really been designed good for charging another tablet.
     
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  3. beamerbuilder1

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    Ok I am new at this and just curious. Thanks for the response.


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  4. MPPilot

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    It is my understanding it will charge (slowly) some Android devices. No charge on iOS.
     
  5. Phill2

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    Doesn't charge my android tablet either.
     
  6. Jack1926

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    It Actually Does charge My Droid Turbo, but Not The iPad Mini 4.

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  7. Vertigo

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    I get a charge indicator, but the charge current is so low, it doesnt even keep pace with the discharge on any of my phones or tablets. So at best it will slow the discharging a little.
     
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    My RC charges my Ipad air, it just charges very slowly, too slow to completely offset the drain caused by using it to fly. I had a dead battery in my ipad and no charging brick once, and was able to get some extra charge by connecting it to my RC a few times.