Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 9 of 9
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong?

    My ASUS wont charge off another computer via USB (though it says in the instructions it will) and it wont charge using any other USB wall plug other than that supplied with the unit.

    Since the one supplied is a crappy piece of plastic rubbish and the plastic prong keeps falling off I guess I am going to have to buy 10 of them from ASAUS.

    Anyone else having this problem?


    cheers

    Jack
  2. #2  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    I thought you cant charge using regular usb you need to plug into wall because normal usb doesnt give enough power

    Sent from my ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG using Android Central Forums
  3. Thread Author  Thread Author    #3  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    I tried using a wall USB socket, for instance my blackberry one and it still doesn't work, has anyone been able to charge with anything other than the manufacturuer supplied wall socket?

    cheers
  4. #4  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    Thats because the blackberry adapter gives normal usb power output which is not sufficiant for the tf 300

    Sent from my ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG using Android Central Forums
  5. #5  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    I'll echo what's already been said. I didn't think you could charge it using usb or with anything other than the supplied power cord.

    Sent from my ADR6400L using Android Central Forums
  6. Thread Author  Thread Author    #6  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    ok thanks it looks like I was misinformed but the instructions definately say it ca be powered from another computer by USB and the retailer said any universial USB socket would work.
  7. #7  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    Is it maybe possible with the keyboard attached?

    Sent from my ADR6400L using Android Central Forums
  8. #8  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    I have three different Android tablets and all three of them tell me that it won't charge sufficiently while plugged into a computer. As far as wall chargers go I think it will charge fine with a playbook charger, but not a phone charger which has a lower power input. Best thing to do is use the default charger.
  9. #9  

    Default Re: What is the magic to charging the ASUS?

    Did you already try a usb 3.0 port ? I have read somewhere that they could give enough power

    Sent from my ASUS Transformer Pad TF300TG using Android Central Forums

Similar Threads

  1. is it okay to use a tablet's 2A USB charger to charge the Rezound
    By Touchpaddle in forum Verizon HTC Rezound
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 06-06-2013, 08:12 AM
  2. What is that next to the battery marked M??
    By supraman215 in forum Google / Samsung Galaxy Nexus
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-24-2012, 08:48 PM
  3. Is it okay to leave the phone charging?
    By Lumos in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-09-2011, 07:07 PM
  4. What is taking so long for the TBOLT to get an OFFICIAL stable gingerbread leak?
    By ssethv in forum Thunderbolt Rooting, ROMs, and Hacks
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 06-04-2011, 09:10 PM
  5. Replies: 22
    Last Post: 05-20-2010, 01:33 PM

Posting Permissions