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Subject: Re: Bug: Battery Charging with low voltage

Re: Bug: Battery Charging with low voltage

From: Dan Richardson <>
Date: 2005-01-31

> I'm operating the JB only in the car, with a car adapter connected always.
> That adapter supplies with 9V max. 1A (original Archos adapter supplies with
> 11.5V).
> After more or less 3-4h of continuos playing, the JB is shutting down with a
> ATA Error because of low power.
> The problem is always (and reproducable) occuring in that condition.

I've seen this, but also I know that some V1 units don't suffer from it.
My JBR6 works with a 9v adapter and Rockbox.
My JBR15 drains, just like yours.
Both work fine with the same 9v adapter and the stock Archos firmware.

Received on Mon Jan 31 20:14:40 2005

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