Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Ondio battery runtime (was: Need a new player - recommendations appreciated)
Re: Ondio battery runtime (was: Need a new player - recommendations appreciated)
From: Rainer H. Rauschenberg <rainerh_at_wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de>
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2006 12:48:37 +0100 (CET)
On Wed, 25 Jan 2006, Manuel Dejonghe wrote:
> You could either try to carry the ondio closer to your body so it does
> not get that cold, or try to feed it some current via the usb-plug.
> IIRC, the device cannot be charged from usb, but usb-file-access can
> be done without batteries because the device takes power from usb.
> I think others have done such hacks on the JBRv2: Get a spare
> UsbMiniB-Plug (or rip one off from a spare cable), find out the two
> extreme ends pins and feed it some 4-5 volts.
Sounds great -- could someone else confirm this? It's an Ondio SP (not
FM). Is there a website that describes such details of the Ondio (found
some good pages on JBR-Hardware (I have a JBR V2 too), but none on the
Ondio so far)?
Received on 2006-01-25