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Kindle mains charger.


muddypaws
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Does anyone have the Amazon mains charger for the Kindle? I have just purchased one from 7dayShop that they say is for the Kindle and the output is shown as 5V. 1 amp. I have read somewhere that it should be 500 mili amps or 300, I can't remember which and cannot find the source where I read it. Been through the web handbook with no luck Would appreciate, before I use it, if anyone can tell me what output is recommended. Thanks.

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onthelimit1

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My Amazon mains adaptor states an output of 5.0V and 0.85 mA. That 0.85 is its rated output - the kindle will draw less than that - particularly as the battery gets closer to full charge. The stated O/P of 1.0mA should be fine.

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muddypaws

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onthelimit1 Thanks for that.

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wiz-king

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0.85 mA would be a very slow trickle charge!! I think you mean 0.85 A.

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onthelimit1

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wiz-king Dead right - shouldn't trust the varifoculs!

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