Buy the ARP T-Shirt! BIOS Optimization Guide Money Savers!
 
 16 July 2003
 N/A
  N/A
 Modifications
 Marauderz
 1.0
 Discuss here !
 40487
 
   
Mobile CPU Comparison Guide Rev. 11.4
There are so many CPU models that it has become quite impossible to keep up with the ... Read here
Western Digital My Passport Pro 2 TB Portable (Thunderbolt) Hard Disk Drive Review
Today, we are going to take a look at their latest portable hard disk drive for the M... Read here
   
Buy The BOG Book Subscribe To The BOG! Latest Money Savers!
Marauderz Portable USB Battery Extender
Digg! Reddit!Add to Reddit | Bookmark this article:

Marauderz Portable USB Battery Extender

Having just bought my Microsoft Smartphone, I am now literally in heaven! With GPRS, I can now get online literally anytime I want, anywhere! And since the Smartphone comes with Microsoft Messenger, I can also chat with my MSN buddies on the go!!

Since I'm going to be using it all the time, I'll need all the battery power I can get. Unfortunately, the phone isn't sold here. So, I cannot buy extra batteries for it. I will have to find other means of charging it on the go.

The Smartphone I bought was made by HTC - the same folks who made the iPAQs and the XDA. And it just so happens that the Smartphone's connector port (where all the recharging and synching takes place) is exactly the same as the XDA's connector port! So, I rushed off to Low Yatt Plaza and bought the USB Charge N Sync cable. This will allow me to charge the phone through any USB port.

While I was there, I noticed a USB cigarette lighter plug that can be attached to the USB Charge N Sync cable, thereby allowing me to charge my phone in the car. Sweet! Got that too. So, I just solved the problem of charging my Smartphone in the car and at my desk. However, I still needed a source of emergency power when I am out in the field.

 

For that, I found a portable battery charger for the XDA which uses four AA-sized batteries to recharge the phone. It costs RM65 (USD 17).... RM65 for nothing more than a battery holder with a cable attached??? NO WAY!!!

So, I still had no way of charging the phone on the go. Then it hit me... The USB Charge N Sync cable worked as a charger for my phone because it siphons 5V power from the USB port. Therefore, if I can wire a 5V power source to a USB socket, I can use the charge cable to channel the 5V power to my phone!



 
   
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Tech Report
How To Fix The PCI Express x1 Bug Rev. 4.1
The NVIDIA CUDA 4.0 Tech Report
Intel X25-M G2 (34 nm) 160 GB Solid State Drive Review
Hitachi CinemaStar 7K1000.C (500 GB) Hard Disk Drive Review
Samsung EcoGreen F2 (HD154UI) 1.5 TB Hard Disk Drive Review
Lian Li EX-33 Internal HDD Kit Review
ATI R600 : What It Means To Us
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GX2 Technology Report
Warcraft III : Frozen Throne Glossary

 


Copyright © Tech ARP.com. All rights reserved.