Android Dev Phone 1(tm)

by Eng, Cary » Sat, 20 Dec 2008 10:52:26 GMT


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 'm confused. Are you talking about the 6-pin/4-pin USB wire that doesn't fit?  
If that's what you're referring to, then you might want to try again. It does
fit, although the at first glance it might not appear to.

If you're talking about the wall-charger wire, I have no input for you on that
one since I'm in the US and it fits perfectly.

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Sorry for the repost.

Yes I can charge the phone with USB and yes the cable will connect to
the wall with a converting. However always charging over USB isn't
always convenient.

However the socket to the phone is incompatible with the phone. It
physically doesn't fit, different shape.

Craig.

On Dec 20, 10:02 am, baker <craigbba...@gmail.com> wrote:


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by Brian Beattie » Sat, 20 Dec 2008 11:05:16 GMT


 n Sat, 2008-12-20 at 00:21 +0000, Eng, Cary wrote:

The connector in the charger should be a standard mini-USB and is a
different shape than the connector on the phone it self with is a funky
HTC 11 pin job but it is designed to accept either an 11 pin HTC cable
or a 5 pin USB cable (the cable is 4 pins but the connector is 5 for the
mini-AB OTG stuff, which the G1 does not support ...

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by Sven Boden » Mon, 22 Dec 2008 10:12:34 GMT


 f you look at the FAQ of brightstar (
http://android.brightstarcorp.com/help.php) you will see the phone only gets
shipped with a US cable... the easiest solution if you want to "wall charge"
it is buy an adapter. You can buy them in any electronics store, it's just a
little piece converting the US socket to a xxx socket.

Regards,
Sven


2008/12/20 Eng, Cary <cary....@hp.com>


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