Charging Current of Iphone

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by johnnyi, Apr 5, 2010.

  1. macrumors regular

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    Can someone please tell me the Charging current of the Iphone. Looked everywhere to find it and cant locate it.

    Thanks
    Jonathan
     
  2. thread starter macrumors regular

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    Anyone ?
     
  3. macrumors 6502a

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    500mA if you are charging from USB.
     
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    1000 mA if charging from the wall charger.
     
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    iPhone powerbrick apple supplied - 5v @ 1amp
    obviously the figure in the previous post is correct too as there the USB specs for a computer.
     
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    Thanks
     
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    thelatinist

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    You also have to make sure you use the correct polarity.
     
  8. thread starter macrumors regular

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    Polarity - The Property of having Poles or being Polar ? .
     
  9. macrumors member

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    Would it be correct to assume that the wall charger @ 1,000 mA would charge the phone twice as fast as a USB port @ 500 mA?
     

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