clockworkpi

Power consumption speed > charging speed

I am not sure it is ONLY on me or not :

Even play with cave story, the charging speed cannot catch up with the power consumption.

thus the device runs OUT of Power eventually. :disappointed::disappointed::disappointed:

How many amps does your charger have?

2018-09-24_10-24-19

Charging with gameshell powered OFF, 0.86A

Charging with gameshell powered ON, 0.28A

:anguished:Weird, it draws more when powered off, it should be the opposite

Not necessarily, probably mean that the charger is not properly configured when on…

Once I have a battery I will check on my side

Use the 5V plug that came with my Pi.

No issues here

While using power bank for charging in gaming marathon,
(I am using a power bank made by QuanHan, type: PD1002, supports 5V 2.4A , 2.0A charging )
I think most of us will encounter this kind of problem if my case is not a minority report .

I tested out gaming for about 3 hours last night.

Plugged in a completely dead unit, and started to play.

The unit fully charged during use.

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Thats a good charger

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It’s the 5v one that came with my RPi

I have confirmed that this is a defect in the mainboard of game shell by switch to a new mainboard without this problem now.

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