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Subject: Re[4]: [ rockbox-Feature Requests-664842 ] Battery % and Time Left on USB screen
From: Uwe Freese (
Date: 2003-01-09

Hello Björn,

Björn Stenberg wrote on Thursday, January 9, 2003, 12:59:42 PM:

>> Should I change it so it considers another power consumption when in usb
>> mode? What value (in mA) should I take? Assuming a 3h running time in
>> usb mode, it maybe consumes 600 mA?

BS> A usb-specific consumption value sounds like a good idea. Can
BS> someone measure how much it typically draws in USB mode?

I've added it and assume 500 mA in usb mode. (If someone has a better
value, let me know.)

Question: What is this estimation in usb mode for? I mean, the battery
level was already correct and the estimated running time isn't shown in
usb mode. Or did you plan to show it?

Bye, Uwe.

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