Power adapter question

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Feb 26, 2009

Power adapter question by Harsky at 4:31 PM (517 Views / 0 Likes) 1 replies

  1. Harsky
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    Member Harsky Madmin

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    I have two different external HDDs and now my 6 in 1 power strip is about to run out of space if I use both of them. I noticed that the power adapter for both of them use the same 12V and has the same connector. The only difference is that one has 1.5A and the other has 2A. How much of a difference does the A make if I want to use it on one HDD and the other?
     
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    use the 2A one, it will only supply as much current as the device draws, the current rating is only the "maximum"
     

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